Columbia Surgical Specialists

Ann K. Seltman


Colon and Rectal Surgery

Ann K. Seltman, MD, FACS

Ann K. Seltman is a board certified Colon and Rectal Surgeon specializing in the diagnosis and treatment of disorders involving the colon, rectum, small intestine, anus and pelvic floor. She is a graduate of Loma Linda University School of Medicine. She completed her general surgery residency at Oregon Health and Science University, and then went on to complete a two-year fellowship in Colon and Rectal Surgery at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota.

After her training, Dr. Seltman was on the teaching faculty of the University of Minnesota, Division of Colon and Rectal Surgery and had a busy private practice in St. Paul, MN. She joined Columbia Surgical Specialists in Spokane in 2015.

Dr. Seltman’s practice includes surgical management of:

–Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis

–Colon, rectal and anal cancers

–Diverticulitis and other benign colon and rectal conditions

–Anorectal conditions

–Pelvic floor disorders including incontinence and rectal prolapse

Dr. Seltman is an experienced robotic surgeon, offering minimally invasive robotic procedures for a variety of colon and rectal conditions.

Dr. Seltman is an active member of Sacred Heart Medical Center, Holy Family Hospital and  Deaconess Medical Center. She sees patients at our Cataldo and Spokane Valley locations.

“As a Colon and Rectal Surgeon, I am committed to providing thorough and compassionate care for patients with a wide range of conditions, whether it be helping a patient understand a new diagnosis, or discovering the root cause of a patient’s symptoms and seeing them through treatment.” -Dr. Seltman