General and Colorectal Surgery

The Sternberg Clinic for Pilonidal Surgery also treat patients with general and colorectal surgery to treat a variety of ailments. Contact us if you are looking for a surgeon for one of the following procedures.

Colon and Rectal Cancer Screening

A Colonoscopy is an examination of the inside of your colon using a thin, flexible fiber-optic instrument, which relays images to a monitor for interpretation. Learn more about the procedure in this article. Read more

General Surgery/Colorectal Surgery FAQ

Before your colonoscopy or surgery please review these frequently asked questions from patients. Read more

Preparing for Your Colonoscopy

If you have made the decision to undergo a colonoscopy there are several important things you should know. Read more.

Treatment for Abscess and Fistula

Perianal/perirectal abscess and the chronic form of an abscess, a fistula (a tunnel under the skin that produces infected drainage) are common conditions. Discover treatment options. Read more.

Anorectal Disorders

Many patients and doctors attribute the majority of ano-rectal complaints to hemorrhoids. Hemorrhoids are not necessarily the culprit. Read more.

Surgery for Lumps & Bumps

While seemingly mundane, a sebaceous cyst or lipoma can be an annoying and disfiguring problem and can be removed. Read more.

Treatment for Anal Pain and Fissure

If you suffer from pain when you move your bowels, you may have an anal fissure. A fissure is a cut or tear within the anal canal. Read more.

Hemorrhoids/Rectal Bleeding

Hemorrhoids are swollen cushions of vascular tissue that are normally present inside the anus and on the skin. Learn about surgery and treatment options. Read more.

Patient Instructions and Forms

Print and download the New Patient History Form, and post-operative instructions for Pilonidal Surgery and General and Colorectal Surgery.

Meet Your Surgeon, Dr. Jeffrey Sternberg

After many years performing major abdominal operations including open and laparoscopic resections for colon cancer, rectal cancer, Crohn’s disease, and Ulcerative colitis, I have chosen to concentrate my efforts in a few highly specialized areas of surgery where I feel I can make the greatest positive impact on patients.

Meet my Office Staff

Contact our San Francisco Office

To learn more about treating your Pilonidal Disease with surgery and the Cleft Lift procedure, contact our office staff for information or to schedule an appointment.

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Appointment Hours

MonFriday: 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Weekends: Closed

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American College of Surgeons, and Pilonidal Support Alliance