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Author name: Dr. Shiraz Farooq

Dr. Shiraz Farooq is a board certified Colon and Rectal Surgeon, certified cannabis doctor and the driving force behind ColoWell America. He has been practicing medicine and surgery in Tampa, Florida for over a decade and has received multiple academic awards for his expertise. EDUCATION: M.B.B.S University of Karachi, Baqai Medical College, Pakistan 1994-1996 Aga Khan University, Karachi, Pakistan 1990 - 1994 TRAINING: 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 PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE: Colorectal Surgeon - ColoWell America 2018 - Present 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.

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