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Dr. Timothy Plerhoples, MD

Colorectal Surgery* Age 46
Dr. Timothy Plerhoples, MD
4.8 (35 Ratings)

Offers telehealth

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Dr. Timothy Plerhoples, MD

Colorectal Surgery* Age 46
Fairfax, VA
Accepting new patients
17 years of experience

Offers telehealth



Dr. Timothy Plerhoples, MD works in Fairfax, VA as a Colorectal Surgeon and has 17 years experience.

They are board certified in Colon & Rectal Surgery and graduated from New York University Grossman School of Medicine in 2007. Dr. Plerhoples completed a residency at Inova Fairfax Hospital. Dr. Plerhoples has has worked on more claims relating to Anal or Rectal Pain than other providers in the area. At present, Dr. Plerhoples has received an average rating of 4.8 from patients and has been reviewed 35 times. They are affiliated with Inova Fairfax Hospital and Inova Loudoun Hospital. Their office accepts new patients and has telehealth appointments. Dr. Plerhoples practices at Practice in Fairfax, VA and has additional offices in Lansdowne, VA and Gainesville, VA.

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Explains Conditions Well

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Low Wait Times

Patients are usually seen in 10 minutes or less.

Friendly Staff

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Patients said scheduling was easy.

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  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
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  1. 1 Fairfax Colon & Rectal Surgery PC
    2710 Prosperity Ave Ste 200, Fairfax, VA 22031
    08:30 - 16:30
    08:30 - 16:30
    08:30 - 16:30
    08:30 - 16:30
    08:30 - 16:30
  2. 2 Mid Atlantic Gynecologic Oncology & Pelvic Surgery Assoc
    44055 Riverside Pkwy Ste 102, Lansdowne, VA 20176
  3. 3 Office
    7051 Heathcote Village Way Ste 135, Gainesville, VA 20155

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Feb 05, 2021
FFX Colon & Rectal Surgery have been a lifesaver!! They are not only the best at what they do (thank goodness) but they are kind, compassionate and very professional. They take the time needed to understand the issues and act immediately to solve them. Dr. Plerhoples and his team are amazing.
Traci Morris — Feb 05, 2021
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Colorectal Surgery
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Medical Education
  • New York University Grossman School of Medicine
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Board Certifications

Board Certifications
  • Colon & Rectal Surgery and General Surgery
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  • Stanford University


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  • Inova Fairfax Hospital
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  • Mayo Clinic
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Dr. Timothy Plerhoples, MD accepts new patients on Medical News Today.

Dr. Plerhoples accepts telehealth appointments. Please call Dr. Plerhoples' office to make an appointment.

Dr. Plerhoples accepts Aetna, Anthem and Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield as well as many others. See all of the insurances Dr. Plerhoples accepts here.

Dr. Plerhoples frequently sees patients for Anal or Rectal Pain.

Dr. Plerhoples has a star rating of 4.8/5 and has been reviewed 35 times.

Dr. Plerhoples is board certified in Colon & Rectal Surgery and General Surgery.

Dr. Plerhoples has been practicing as a Colorectal Surgeon for 17 years.

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Hospital Affiliations

  • Inova Fairfax Hospital
  • Inova Loudoun Hospital

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  1. Hepatitis C Screening: Questions for the Doctor

    Everyone ages 18 to 79 needs to get tested for hepatitis C. (USPSTF)

  2. Protect Yourself from Seasonal Flu

    Get the flu vaccine every year to protect yourself and others from the flu. (ACIP)

  3. Talk with Your Doctor About Depression

    Talk with your doctor about how you are feeling if you have been sad, down, or hopeless. (USPSTF)

  4. Get Your Well-Woman Visit Every Year

    See a doctor or nurse for a checkup once a year. (HRSA)

  5. Watch for Warning Signs of Relationship Violence

    If you think your partner might be abusive, talk with your doctor about getting help. (USPSTF)

  6. Get Screened for Cervical Cancer

    Get a Pap test every 3 years. If you get a Pap test and an HPV test, you can get screened every 5 years instead. (USPSTF)

  7. Get Tested for HIV

    Get tested for HIV at least once. You may need to get tested more often depending on your risk. (USPSTF)

  8. Get Your Blood Pressure Checked

    Get your blood pressure checked regularly — at least every 5 years.  (USPSTF)

  9. Drink Alcohol Only in Moderation

    If you are concerned about your drinking, ask your doctor about screening and counseling. (USPSTF)

  10. Get Vaccines to Protect Your Health (Adults Ages 19 to 49 Years)

    Get important adult shots (vaccinations). (ACIP)

  11. Get Enough Folic Acid

    Learn why women your age need folic acid. (USPSTF)

  12. Quit Smoking

    If you smoke, ask your doctor about services to help you quit. (USPSTF)

  13. Talk with Your Doctor About Drug Misuse

    If you’re worried about your drug use, talk with a doctor about getting help. (USPSTF)