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Board Certified, American Board of Colon & Rectal Surgery

Dr. Anuj R. Kandel was born and raised in Nepal, home to the Himalayas. He earned his M.B.B.S. degree from Manipal College of Medical Sciences in Pokhara, Nepal and came to the United States for further training.

Anuj R. Kandel, M.D.

Top Colon Doctor in Waxahachie, TX

Dr. Kandel specializes in the treatment of a wider range of colorectal disorders including colorectalcancerdiverticulitishemorrhoids minimally invasive colon surgery and laparoscopic surgery techniques. Dr. Kandel is board certified by both the American Board of Surgery and the American Board of Colon and Rectal Surgery and is considered a top colon doctor in Waxahachie, Texas. Dr. Kandel has been married to Dr. Neeti Pokharel since 2007 and they have two children: Nirvan and Avani. He loves going fishing with his son and taking long walks in the park with his family. Dr. Kandel is an avid adventure seeker who loves to go hiking and mountain biking. He also enjoys playing soccer, tennis and badminton.

ABOUT Anuj R. Kandel, M.D.


  • Fellowship in Colon & Rectal Surgery 
 Greater Baltimore Medical Center – Towson, Maryland
  • Residency in General Surgery North Shore University Hospital – Manhasset, New York
  • Degree: M.B.B.S. Manipal College of Medical Sciences – Pokhara, Nepal


  • American College of Surgeons – Fellow
  • American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons – Fellow

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Dr. Kandel made me feel at ease. He was very patient and kind, and he explained everything in detail, including all my options. He is very professional. I will definitely see Dr. Kandel again.

– Susan S.