Springfield Clinic > James W. Thiele, MD, FACS, FASCRS
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Dr. Thiele provides comprehensive colon, rectal and endoscopic services for adolescent and adult patients. This includes colon resections and other procedures on the large and small intestines, including those afflicted with CrohnÆs Disease. In addition, the full gamut of anorectal surgical expertise is available, including hemorrhoid, fissure, and fistula treatment. Lower endoscopy, i.e. colonoscopy or flexible sigmoidoscopy, is available both from a diagnostic and therapeutic vantage. Dr. Thiele is specially trained in daVinci robotic surgery for all aspects of colorectal disease.

Education & Professional Certifications

Medical

Southern Illinois University School of Medicine, Springfield, IL

Residency

General Surgery, Southern Illinois University School of Medicine, Springfield, IL

Chief Resident, General Surgery, Southern Illinois University School of Medicine, Springfield, IL

Fellowship

Colon and Rectal Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO

Board Certified

  • Surgery, Colon & Rectal
  • Surgery, General

Locations

Springfield Clinic 1st - 900 Building, (3rd Floor)

900 North 1st Street
Springfield, IL
62702-3749

217.528.7541

Hospital & Facility Affiliations

  • Memorial Medical Center, Springfield, IL
  • St. John's Hospital, Springfield, IL
  • Ambulatory Surgery & Endoscopy Center, Springfield, IL

Professional Memberships

  • American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy
  • Illinois Chapter American College of Surgeons
  • American Medical Association
  • Illinois Surgical Society
  • Crohn's and Colitis Foundation
  • Society of Laparoendoscopic Surgeons
  • American Board of Colon & Rectal Surgery
  • American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons
  • Fellow, American College of Surgeons
  • Illinois State Medical Society
  • Sangamon County Medical Society
  • Teaching Faculty, Southern Illinois University School of Medicine

Awards & Acknowledgements

  • Southern Illinois University School of Medicine - Teaching Faculty

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