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Bartus, Christine Marie, MD, FACS, FASCRS




English, Polish, Spanish

Providing the best care to our patients and their companions requires communicating in a way everyone understands. Interpreter services are available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year. All spoken languages are available, as well as American Sign Language (AS/L).

Accepting New Patients
  • Colon & Rectal Surgery
  • General Surgery

Areas of Expertise
Anal Fistulas, Cancer of the Small Intestine, Colon Cancer, Colon Cancer Screening, Colonoscopy, Crohn's Disease, Diverticular Disease, Fecal Incontinence, Gastrointestinal Cancer, Gastrointestinal Surgery, Hemorrhoids, Ileoanal Pouch Surgery, Incontinence, Inherited Colorectal Cancers, Laparoscopic Colon Surgery, Laparoscopic Surgery, Minimally Invasive Colon Surgery, Rectal Cancer, Rectal Prolapse, Robotic Colon Surgery, Robotic Surgery, Sacral Nerve Stimulation, Sphincter Sparing Surgery, Ulcerative Colitis


Cleveland Clinic

Alleghany University

Medical School
University of Connecticut School of Medicine

University of Connecticut School of Medicine

College of The Holy Cross

Professional Organizations

  • American College of Surgeons
  • Society of Laparoendoscopic Surgeons
  • American Society of Colon-Rectal Surgeons
  • New England Society of Colon-Rectal Surgeons


Verified Patient Reviews

5 out of 5 stars

Highly recommend Dr. Bartus, very professional and thorough

5 out of 5 stars

Dr Bartus was excellent

4 out of 5 stars

I did not disagree with care going forward, but I am pretty sure that if I did I would face severe opposition & condescension, not partnership.

5 out of 5 stars

This was a follow-up visit so # 3 & #4 do not apply to this appt.

5 out of 5 stars

This is the team you want. I would highly recommend them. Harford healthcare is very fortunate.

5 out of 5 stars

I Love Dr. Bartus. I feel comfortable in her office/hands. I recommended/talk about her to many.

5 out of 5 stars

*Dr. Bartus exceeded every expectation we had - in care, explanation of my condition, future treatments, etc. We (my wife & daughter were present) were very impressed by her & her staff in all aspects of my care.

Other Reviews from Around the Web

5 out of 5 stars

I highly recommend Dr Bartus and refer her to others. Great care, excellent communications, and Dr Bartus is an expert in her field.

5 out of 5 stars

Dr. Bartus was excellent, very professional, very caring and answer all my questions.


2014 Connecticut Magazine Ranked Top Doctors in Connecticut, Colorectal Surgery

2011 Hartford Magazine Top Ranked Doctors in Hartford, Colon & Rectal Surgery

2011 Connecticut Magazine Ranked Top Doctors in Connecticut, Colorectal Surgery

2010 Hartford Magazine Top Ranked Doctors in Hartford, Colon & Rectal Surgery

2010 Connecticut Magazine Ranked Top Doctor in Connecticut, Colorectal Surgery

2007 Hartford Magazine Top Ranked Doctors in Hartford


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