Dr. Albert is a member of the elite colon and rectal surgery team at AdventHealth Medical Group, which he joined in July 2004. A Fellow of both the American Society of Colon & Rectal Surgeons and of the American College of Surgeons, his specialties include laparoscopic and robotic surgery of the colon and rectum, screening and therapeutic colonoscopy, surgery for colon and rectal cancers, inflammatory bowel disease, pelvic floor disorders, the treatment of anorectal disease, and stomas and hernia issues. Dr. Albert’s wide range of colon and rectal surgical services includes the revolutionary technique known as TAMIS (transanal minimally invasive surgery), which he helped invent. He also is credited with spearheading the development of an ACGME-accredited subspecialty training program for colon and rectal surgeons.
Awards & Recognition
Founder, Center for Colon and Rectal Surgery 2004, developed and program director of the ACGME Colorectal Fellowship at Florida Hospital (now AdventHealth) 2010-2018, Orlando Top Docs last 14 years, Inventor of TAMIS, and first flexible FDA approved Transanal Access Channel
Dr. Albert specializes in sphincter preserving surgeries for cancers of the lowest part of the rectum avoiding the need for permanent colostomy. He has the most experience with TAMIS procedures in the world. He has performed more than 3,000 minimally invasive colorectal operations.