Joshua A. Waters

Joshua A. Waters, MD

Assistant Professor of Surgery


Dr. Joshua A Waters is a Colorectal Surgery (proctology) Specialist in Indianapolis, Indiana. He graduated with honors from Indiana University School of Medicine in 2007. Having more than 12 years of diverse experiences, especially in COLORECTAL SURGERY (PROCTOLOGY), GENERAL SURGERY, Dr. Joshua A Waters affiliates with many hospitals including Indiana University Health Methodist Hospital (Indianapolis), IU Health West Hospital, and cooperates with other doctors and specialists without joining any medical groups.

Fellowship: Lahey Clinic

Medical School: Indiana University School of Medicine

Residency: Indiana University School of Medicine

Key Publications

Recent Articles:

Quality Improvement Initiatives in Colorectal Surgery: Value of Physician Feedback.

Waters JA, Francone T, Marcello PW, Roberts PL, Schoetz DJ, Read TE, Stafford C, Ricciardi R. Diseases of the colon and rectum. 2017; 60(2):213-218.


Bowel Preparation Is Associated with Reduced Morbidity in Elderly Patients Undergoing Elective Colectomy.

Dolejs SC, Guzman MJ, Fajardo AD, Robb BW, Holcomb BK, Zarzaur BL, Waters JA. Journal of gastrointestinal surgery : official journal of the Society for Surgery of the Alimentary Tract. 2017; 21(2):372-379.


Laparoscopic versus robotic colectomy: a national surgical quality improvement project analysis.

Dolejs SC, Waters JA, Ceppa EP, Zarzaur BL.Surgical endoscopy. 2017; 31(6):2387-2396.



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