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Hum, Monica A. MD
Colon & Rectal Surgery
95 Collier Road NW, Suite 4025
Atlanta, GA 30309
Contact: (404) 574-5820
Fax: (404) 574-5821
A member of the Piedmont Clinic
Dr. Monica Hum is a board certified colorectal surgeon who has been practicing at Piedmont Hospital since 2003, after fellowship training at the Cleveland Clinic Florida and general surgery residency at St. Luke’s-Roosevelt Hospital, University Hospital of Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons. Dr. Hum specializes in colon and rectal surgery, with particular interest in fecal incontinence and minimally invasive surgery.
Dr. Hum introduced transanal endoscopic microsurgery (TEMS), a minimally invasive surgical technique to remove polyps and early cancers into Atlanta in 2008. Dr. Hum was the first surgeon at Piedmont Hospital to perform a single incision laparoscopic (SILS) colon resection in 2010 and she was the first surgeon in Georgia to implant the InterStim sacral nerve stimulator for fecal incontinence in 2011. Dr. Hum is a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons and a Fellow of the American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons. She was named to Atlanta magazine’s Top Doctors list in 2012 and 2013. She has also received the Patients' Choice Award
and has been recognized as one of Georgia's Favorite Physicians from 2008-2013.
Dr. Hum is currently Secretary-Treasurer of the Piedmont Atlanta Medical Staff and serves in leadership roles on multiple Piedmont Healthcare Committees.