Colon & Rectal Medical Group of San Diego - Specializing in Diseases of the colon, rectum and anus

About Dr. Tapscott

Dr. Mark Tapscott, FAOCPr, founder of The Colon and Rectal Medical Group of San Diego. Established in 1988, we specialize in all areas of diseases of the colon, rectum, and anus. Dr. Tapscott is a Board Certified Proctologist and Colorectal Surgeon. He is a Fellow and Past President of the Ameican Collego of Proctology. With over 25 years of experience, Dr. Tapscott has helped hundreds of patients in San Diego with concerns ranging from hemorrhoids, fistulas, constipation, rectal bleeding, anal warts, to colon, rectal, and anal cancer.

Comfort and quality of care are at the forefront of Dr. Tapscott's personal beliefs. He prides himself on being actively involved in the latest in medical technology, and has participated in several clinical trials for research purposes. His current research has taken him to a clinical trial involving early detection of anal cancer. His expertise in this field will offer you security in your own personal health care. Please feel free to navigate our site and phone us directly with any questions and/or concerns. Our pleasant staff can schedule a consultation with you and Dr. Tapscott.

Our hope is that you will feel confident in our ability to meet all of your expectations and know that our patients are our number one focus. We look forward to hearing from you.


Professional Affiliations

PRESIDENT - San Diego Osteopathic Medical Association, 1990-1991

American College of Osteopathic Surgeons, 1988 - Present

San Diego County Osteopathic Medical Association, 1988 - Present

San Diego County Medical Society, 1987 - Present

California Medical Association, 1987 - Present

American Osteopathic College of Proctology, 1985 - Present (President 1993-1994)

American Osteopathic Association, 1980 - Present

Assistant Professor of Surgery at Western University of Health Sciences, 1988 - Present