Irlna Tantchou, MD, FACS, FASCRS, MSRS

Highlands Oncology Group in Northwest AR from 2020-current

Colon & Rectal Surgeon with 6 years of experience

Medical Degree obtained from UMDNJ-Robert Wood Johnson medical school

Residency at NYMC-Westchester Medical Center

Fellowship in MIS with a focus on colorectal surgery at UT Houston in Texas

Colon & Rectal Fellowship at St Vincent Hospital in Erie, PA

Main focus and area of expertise is minimally invasive surgery, more specifically robotic surgery (obtained Master Surgeon in Robotic Surgery certification)

One of my professional goals is to change the statistics of women of color in the field of surgery

One of my passions is increasing awareness of the benefit of preventative medicine (like getting colonoscopies) in the minority communities of northwest Arkansas

Other areas of interest include colorectal cancer care, and pelvic floor management in women