Alberto Peña, MD, Colorectal Center

  • Specialized Care for Complex Colorectal Conditions

    Alberto Peña, MD, founding director of the Peña Colorectal Center, has worked for more than 30 years caring for children with colorectal conditions, including anorectal malformations, Hirschsprung disease, fecal incontinence, idiopathic constipation and other colorectal disorders. Defects of the colon, rectum and anus occur during fetal development and affect as many as one in 4,000 babies. The physician, along with the interdisciplinary team, creates an individualized plan for each patient that is based off diagnosis, medical history, diagnostic testing and clinical evaluation.

    We offer specialized care for children with complex conditions, including:

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  • Peña Colorectal Center

    Led by Alberto Peña and an interdisciplinary team to care for children with colorectal disorders, Cincinnati Children’s Peña Colorectal Center is the only comprehensive pediatric program of its kind.

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