Dr. Rachel Ellsworth
Colon & Rectal Surgery
American Board of Surgery American Board of Colon and Rectal Surgery
7 years of Experience
Colon & Rectal Surgery at the University of Texas at Houston
About Dr. Ellsworth
Dr. Rachel Ellsworth is a colon and rectal surgery specialist in Houston, TX, and has been in practice for over 8 years. She earned her Bachelor of Science with Distinction from Loyola College in Maryland and a Master’s in Physiology and Biophysics from Georgetown University. Dr. Ellsworth graduated from the University of Maryland School of Medicine in 2006. After transitioning to Houston for her general surgery residency, she completed fellowship training at the esteemed UT Colon and Rectal Surgery fellowship program. Dr. Ellsworth provides expert care for those presenting with colorectal diseases such as colon cancer, diverticulitis, Crohn’s Disease, rectal prolapse, and more. She also has a large practice specializing in anorectal conditions such as hemorrhoids, anal pain and fissures, fistulas, and fecal incontinence.
Dr. Ellsworth’s practice philosophy is to provide the highest quality of care with compassion and sensitivity. She is committed to personalized care, with attention to each patient’s needs and concerns, while using the most advanced diagnostic and therapeutic options.