Dr. Domingo Galliano, Board Certified Surgeon

 

 

 

 

 

 

Dr. Domingo E. Galliano Jr.,
MD, FACS, FASCRS

Dr. Galliano is the most experienced Board Certified Colorectal Surgeon with Da Vinci Robotic Surgery in Lee, Charlotte, Sarasota, and De Soto Counties. He has performed over 800 DaVinci Robotic procedures!


General Surgery

Board Certified by
the American Board of Surgery


Colon and Rectal Surgery

Board Certified by the The American Board of Colon and Renal Surgery (ABCRS)


Surgical Critical Care

Board Certified by The American Board of Surgery


HOSPITALS


Murdock Surgical Center


Fawcett Memorial Hospital


Bayfront Health

Dr. Galliano is Medical Director of Bayfront Health's Colorectal Center of Excellence.


Why is it important you choose a Board Certified Surgeon?

A surgeon certified in general surgery by the American Board of Surgery has training, knowledge and experience related to the diagnosis and comprehensive management of surgical conditions.

Read more about Board Certified Surgeons


Common Cancer Symptoms

If you notice any of these symptoms in yourself, or a loved one,
contact our office immediately.


Local Colon Cancer Symptoms

Local colon cancer symptoms affect your bathroom habits and the colon itself. Some of the more common local symptoms of colon cancer include:

  • Changes in your bowel habits, such as bowel movements that are either more or less frequent than normal.gastro
  • Constipation (difficulty having a bowel movement or straining to have a bowel movement).
  • Diarrhea (loose or watery stools)
  • Intermittent (alternating) constipation and diarrhea
  • Bright red or dark red blood in your stools or black, dark colored, "tarry" stools.
  • Stools that are thinner than normal ("pencil stools") or feeling as if you cannot empty your bowels completely
  • Abdominal (midsection) discomfort, bloating, frequent gas pains, or cramps

Systemic Colon Cancer Symptoms

Systemic colon cancer symptoms are those that affect your whole body, such as weight loss, and include:

  • Unintentional weight loss ( losing weight when not dieting or trying to lose weight )surgeon
  • Loss of appetite
  • Unexplained fatigue
    (extreme tiredness)
  • Nausea or vomiting
  • Anemia (low red blood cell count or low iron in your red blood cells)
  • Jaundice (yellow color to the skin and whites of the eye

Breast Cancer Symptoms

  • breastA breast lump or thickening that feels different from the surrounding tissue
  • Bloody discharge from the nipple
  • Change in the size or shape of a breast
  • Changes to the skin over the breast,
    such as dimpling Inverted nipple
  • Peeling or flaking of the nipple skin
  • Redness or pitting of the skin over your breast, like the skin of an orange

Skin Cancer Symptoms

The three most common skin cancers are basal cell carcinoma, squamous cell carcinoma, and malignant melanoma. Basal cell carcinoma is the most common and is mellanomathe least dangerous.

Early detection is the key to the best treatment results.

The most common presentation is a persistent, non-healing sore; however, it can look like an irritated reddish patch or a scar.

The second most common skin cancer, squamous cell carcinoma, usually appears as a rapidly growing rough red bump that may bleed or ulcerate. It is more prone to spreading to other body areas than basal cell carcinoma. Malignant melanoma is the most dangerous form of common skin cancer. It appears as a dark growth on the skin that may bleed.


When to make an appointment

If any of these symptoms occur, call to make an appointment.

  • If you find a lump or other change in your body— even if a recent mammogram or scan was normal — make an appointment immediately.
  • If you experience any of these symptoms for two or more weeks, call us right away to discuss your concerns and arrange for tests to find the cause of the problem.

 

Bayfront Health North Port

Appointments available in our new location in North Port.


Same day appointments available. Call today!

CLINICS


Uninsured Patients


Surgical Walk-In Clinic


Clinic for Fecal and Urinary Incontinence, Constipation and Pelvic Disorders


Medical Weight Loss Clinic


Psych and Nutrition Center for IBS and IBD


Bariatric Surgery Clinic


IBS Irritable Bowel Syndrome Clinic


Ostomy, Ileostomy and Colostomy Clinic


Wound Care Clinic


Chronic Abdominal Pain Clinic


Heartburn Clinic (GERD)


Painless Hernia Clinic


Hemorrhoid Clinic


Breast Cancer Clinic


STD Clinic


Skin Cancer Clinic


Colorectal Clinic


GI GU Testing Center


Minimally Invasive Procedures

Experience less pain, minimal scarring, faster recovery, and better results.


Robotic Surgery
via Da Vinci


Laparoscopic Surgery


TEM Transanal Endoscopic Microsurgery


Solesta is a sterile gel injected into the anus to treat the symptoms of fecal incontinence.


Esophyx long-term incisionless solution for chronic acid reflux GERD


The LINX System stops acid reflux (GERD) at the source.


The Stretta procedure results in significant GERD symptom control and patient satisfaction.


ENTERRA -- Gastric Electrical Stimulation for Gatroparesis


Barrx - Radiofrequency Ablation in Barrett's Esophagus with Dysplasia


TIF Transoral Incisionless Fundoplication procedure corrects the root cause of GERD


ABS - Artificial Bowel Sphincter


Orbera Gastric Balloon for Weight Loss


SECCA - for incontinence


Sacral Nerve Stimulation


Anorectoplasty for anal incontinence


Pelvic rehabilitation for incontinence and constipation, anal / pelvic pain


Anal Fistula Plug