Stefanie Schluender MD


  • Colon and Rectal Surgery

Special Interests

  • Anorectal Surgery
  • Advanced Laparoscopic Surgery
  • Advanced Robotic Surgery

Stefanie J Schluender, MD

Dr. Schluender received her doctor of medicine degree from Albert Einstein College of Medicine. She completed her residency at Mount Sinai School of Medicine and her fellowship in Colon and Rectal Surgery at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center.

Dr. Schluender moved to Tucson in 2006 to join Southwestern Surgery.  She enjoys spending time with her family and friends. Her surgical focus is advanced laparoscopic surgery and Colon and Rectal Surgery including inflammatory bowel disease, colon and rectal carcinoma, diverticular disease and single incision laparoscopic colectomy.  Dr. Schluender also focuses on anorectal surgery including rectal prolapse, hemorrhoids, anal fissures, anal cancer, pilonidal disease, pelvic floor dysfunction and fecal incontinence.

Participating with most major health plans Dr. Schluender is accepting new patients. She is affiliated with St. Joseph’s Hospital, Tucson Medical Center, Camp Lowell Surgery Center and Catalina Foothills surgery Center.

Appointments: 520.795.5845