Southwestern Surgery Associates Southwestern Sugery Associates

Photo: Cybil R Corning, MD, Surgeon

Our Surgeons

Cybil R Corning, MD F.A.C.S.

Specialty Area

Colon and Rectal Surgery, Board Certified


Special Interests

Advanced Laparoscopic Surgery

Colon and Rectal Surgery

Anorectal Surgery

Curriculum Vitae


The George Washington University
Washington, DC
Doctor of Medicine (2001-2004)

University of Wisconsin
Madison, WI (1995-1999)
Bachelor of Science, Medical Microbiology and Immunology

Residency & Fellowship

General Surgery
University of Arizona
Tucson, AZ (2004-2009)

Colon and Rectal Surgery
Cleveland Clinic Florida
Weston FL (2009-2010)


State of Arizona Medical Board (2012)
American Board of General Surgery (2010)
American Board of Colon and Rectal Surgery (2011)
Medtronic InterStim Bowel Theory and Technique: Hands-on Training (2011)
SAGES - Fundamentals of Laparoscopic Surgery (2010)

Hospital Affiliations

St. Joseph's Hospital
Tucson Medical Center

Camp Lowell Surgery Center

Carondelet Foothills Surgery Center

Professional Affiliations

American College of Surgeons
Association of Women Surgeons
American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons
Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons

Selected Publications

Cybil Corning, MD, Eric Weiss, MD. Chapter: Surgical Timeout and Retained Foreign Bodies. SAGES Manual of Quality Outcomes and Patient Safety. Editors: Tichansky, MD FACS, David S.; Morton, MD, MPH, John; Jones, Daniel B. (Eds.). Springer, November 2011

S. Marecik, M. Zawadzki, C. Corning, J. Park, L. Prasad. (May 2011) Robotic Total Mesorectal Excision, a Practical Solution in an Obese Female.

S. Marecik, A. deSouza, C. Corning, J. Park, L. Prasad. (June 2011) Robotic abdominoperineal Resection with Sacrectomy in Obese Male Patients.

Cybil Corning, MD, Eric Weiss, MD. Chapter: Anal Fissure. Currect Surgical Therapy, Tenth Edition. John L. Cameron, MD, FACS, FRCS(Eng)(hon.), FRCSI(hon.) and Andrew M Cameron, MD, PhD. Churchill Livingstone, November 29, 2010.

Tsikitis VL, Corning C, Henderson J, Rose J. Choloroma/Granulocytic Sarcoma: Abdominal and Pelvic Presentation of Acute Myelogenous Leukemia. Journal of Cancer (2010) 1:98-100

Selected Presentations

Miminally Invasive Treatment of Colon and Rectal Cancer. Chicago, IL Third Annual Symposium, Bridging the Gap: Emerging Healthcare Issues in Under-represented Minorities. October 26, 2011

Dehydration and Readmission in Patients with Ileostomies, Del Ray Beach, FL Northeast Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons Annual Meeting. November 2009

American College of Surgeons
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