ColoWell America is founded on teamwork, network and family; a dream designed by Dr. Shiraz Farooq, board certified Colon and Rectal Surgeon of Tampa, FL.

Our specialty clinic has simple goals, committed to putting you first, with high-quality professional caregivers devoted to principles of clinical excellence and patient satisfaction, with easy access and walk-in visits.

We Care About Your Colon

Our mission is to find REAL SOLUTIONS to your questions.

ColoWell America is an innovative clinical concept specializing in quick and simple progressive,

non-surgical treatment modalities for HEMORRHOIDAL disease, various ANORECTAL ailments


We provide plant-based diet education, offer CBD supplements in our office lounge shop, and compassionately recommend medical marijuana for qualifying conditions.

ColoWell America is a holistic specialist clinic in Tampa, Florida, providing the following services:


  • Hemorrhoidal: Rubber band ligation and more

  • Anorectal: Fissure, fistula/abscess, fecal incontinence mangement

  • Gastrointestinal: Heartburn, constipation, rectal bleeding, abdominal pain, upper endoscopy, colonoscopy

  • Medical Marijuana: Compassionate MMJ recommendations for qualified patients.

  • CBD Supplements: Full spectrum CBD plant based oils, topicals, gummies & capsules.

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"At ColoWell America, we support the philosophy that a healthy gastrointestinal system is necessary for a fulfilling and happy life."

Professional Profile


M.B.B.S • University of Karachi, Baqai Medical College, Pakistan 1994-1996 • Aga Khan University, Karachi, Pakistan 1990 - 1994


• Colon and Rectal Surgery, Fellow, Grant Medical Center, Columbus, OH 2008-2009 • Critical Care Surgery, Fellow, University of Rochester, NY 2001-2002 • General Surgery Residency SUNY Buffalo, NY 2004


• Colon and Rectal Surgeon - ColoWell America, Tampa FL 2018-current • Colon and Rectal Surgeon - Locicero Medical Group, Tampa, Florida 2017- 2018 • Colon and Rectal Surgeon - HemWell America, Tampa, Florida 2016-2017 • Colon and Rectal Surgeon - Central Maine Medical Center, Lewiston, Maine 2013-2016 • Locum Tenens Surgeon - Parkview Adventist Hospital, Brunswick, Maine 2012-2013 • Colon and Rectal Surgeon - St. Joseph North Hospital, Lutz, Florida 2010-2011 • Colon and Rectal Surgeon - St. Francis Hospital, Greenville, South Carolina 2009-2010 •General Surgeon - Coquille Valley Hospital, Oregon 2004-2008



Dr. Farooq's medical and surgical career began oversees, where he received multiple academic gold medals and awards for his expertise. He spent five years in surgical residency as well as two years in fellowship training, including Critical Care Surgery and Colon and Rectal Surgery in New York and Ohio.

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