Timothy J. Ridolfi, MD, MS, FASCRS

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Colorectal Surgery
Associate Professor
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Cancer Center - Froedtert Hospital 414-805-0505
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Colorectal Surgery 414-955-5783
Surgical Specialties Clinic 414-805-5800
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Accepting New Patients
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Cancer Center - Froedtert Hospital 414-805-0505
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Colorectal Surgery 414-955-5783
Surgical Specialties Clinic 414-805-5800


Dr. Ridolfi is a member of the Colorectal Surgery team. This team is comprised of surgeons, nurses and support staff who specialize in the diagnosis and treatment of benign and malignant diseases of the colon, rectum, and anus. They work closely with colleagues in Surgical Oncology, Gastroenterology, Medical Oncology, and Radiation Oncology to ensure that patients get the very finest medical and surgical care for the full range of benign and malignant colorectal disorders.

The Colorectal Surgery team is committed to providing outstanding and compassionate care to patients with colorectal diseases. The team believes that this type of care comes from the intense dedication and specialization of the staff to specific colorectal disease processes and that coordinating efforts with their medical and surgical colleagues ensures patients get the best multidisciplinary care available.


Treatment & Services

Anorectal Abscess and Fistula Surgery
Complex Pelvic Surgery
Ileal Pouch (J-pouch) Surgery
Laparoscopic Treatment for Colorectal Disease
Pre-Sacral or Retro-Rectal Tumors Surgery
Recto-Vaginal Fistula Repair
Restorative Proctocolectomy
Small Intestinal Tumor Surgery
Sphincter-sparing Techniques for Rectal Cancer
Surgical Treatment for Constipation
Trans-Anal Excision of Rectal Polyps
Virtual Visit

Diseases & Conditions

Anal Cancer
Anal Fissure
Benign and Malignant Diseases of the Small Intestines, Colon, Rectum and Anus
Colon Cancer
Diverticular Disease
Familial Adenomatous Polyposis
Fecal Incontinence
Hereditary Non-Polyposis Colon Cancer Syndrome
Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD)
Rectal Cancer
Rectal Prolapse

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Hospital Affiliations

Froedtert Hospital


Cancer Center - Froedtert Hospital Center For Advanced Care - Froedtert Hospital

Education & Training

Medical College of Wisconsin - Milwaukee - WI - Doctor of Medicine - (2005)

Medical College of Wisconsin - Milwaukee - WI - Residency in General Surgery - (2005-2012)

Cleveland Clinic - OH - Fellowship in Colon and Rectal Surgery - (2012-2013)

Board Certifications

Colon and Rectal Surgery

Patient Reviews

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I appreciated the thorough explanation of the risks and benefits and description of the procedure
Everyone was so nice, caring, but yet still very professional about there jobs. In other words EXCELLENT.
I loved the doctor! He explained everything thoroughly !!
Everything went fine!
You can tell that the doctor know what he's doing. Explain me everything. I was scare but he calm me down. I feel that I can trust him.
Dr Ridolfi was very attentive, caring and got right to my problem. Both Dr Ridolfi and his staff did an incredible job. Thank you!
I thought that the Surgeon and his team was excellent in treating, explaining, and caring about my well-being. The overall visit and care plan was successful
Dr and PA work well in tandem. Nice supportive, respectful team
I saw dr for a rather personal health issue. He treated me so kindly and explained everything to me very thoroughly. Top notch doctor and this is why I always go to FROEDERT!
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