Eric Bass, M.D.

  • Surgery - Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Robotic Surgery (Colon and Rectal Resections for Benign and Malignant Disease)
  • Trans-anal Minimally Invasive Surgery (TAMIS) Resection of Benign Rectal Tumors

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Biography

Eric Michael Bass, M.D., is a Faculty Associate in the Department of Surgery at UT Southwestern Medical Center. He specializes in robotic surgery (specifically, colon and rectal resections for benign and malignant disease), trans-anal minimally invasive surgery (TAMIS) resection of benign rectal tumors, and colonoscopy.

Dr. Bass earned his medical degree at the University of Southern California School of Medicine. He completed a residency in general surgery at the University of Illinois and received advanced training in colon and rectal surgery through a fellowship at Cook County Hospital.

Certified by the American Board of Surgery, he joined the UT Southwestern faculty in 2020.

Dr. Bass is a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons and of the American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons. He’s a member of several other professional organizations, including the American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy and the Illinois Surgical Society. He is a past president of the Chicago Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons.

Education & Training
  • Medical School - University of Southern California School of Medicine (1985-1989)
  • Fellowship - Cook County Hospital (1995-1996), Colon & Rectal Surgery
  • Residency - University of Illinois College of Medicine (1989-1995), General Surgery
Professional Associations & Affiliations
  • Fellow, American College of Surgeons
  • Fellow, American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons
  • American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy
  • Chicago Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons
  • Illinois Surgical Society
  • Warren H. Cole Society
Honors & Awards
  • Travel Grant Recipient, American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeon’s 91st Annual Meeting
  • Dean’s Award for Academic Excellence 1985-1986, University of Southern California School of Medicine

Clinical Focus

  • Robotic Surgery (Colon and Rectal Resections for Benign and Malignant Disease)
  • Trans-anal Minimally Invasive Surgery (TAMIS) Resection of Benign Rectal Tumors
  • Surgical Treatment of Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Anorectal Disease (Hemorrhoids, Fissures, Fistula, Prolapse, Tumors)
  • Colonoscopy

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