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Faculty, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health

Dr. Carchman is a fellowship-trained colon and rectal surgeon. She has special expertise in the treatment of colon cancer, rectal cancer, inflammatory bowel disease, benign conditions of colon, rectum, and anus, and endoscopic treatment of colonic disease. Dr. Carchman uses minimally invasive techniques, including laparoscopic and single-incision laparoscopic surgery for the treatment of colon and rectal disease.


Surgery (General)

Surgical Oncology

Accidental Bowel Leakage (fecal incontinence)

Anal Fissure

Anal Fistula

Anal Sphincter Reconstruction

Banding of Hemorrhoids

Bile Duct Cancer

Cancer Surgeons

Colon and Rectal Cancer

Colon and Rectal Surgery

Colon and Rectal Surgery - Specialists

Diverticular Disease

Gastroenterology and Hepatology

Gastrointestinal Cancer

Gastrointestinal Cancer (Colon and Rectal, Esophageal, Liver, Pancreatic)

Hand Assisted Laparoscopy

Hemorrhoidectomy for Hemorrhoids


Ileal Pouch Reconstruction

Laparoscopic Colon Surgery

Laparoscopic Rectal Surgery

Open Colon Surgery

Open Rectal Surgery

Rectal Prolapse

Sphincter Sparing Surgery

Stapled Hemorrhoid Surgery

Total Proctocolectomy and Ileal Pouch

Ulcerative Colitis


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(608) 890-5000 | (855) 342-9900 | Map
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(608) 890-5000 | (855) 342-9900 | Map
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University Hospital
(608) 263-7502 | (800) 323-8942 | Map

Hospital Affiliation(s)

University Hospital
Veterans Hospital - Wm. S. Middleton Memorial

UW School of Medicine and Public Health

Department of Surgery

Professional Certifications and Education

Board Certification Surgery

Colon and Rectal Surgery, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH

Residency University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, PA
Medical School Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine, Richmond, VA

Medical interpreters are available to help patients communicate with hospital and clinic staff. For more information, please contact interpreter services at (608) 262-9000.

Dr. Carchman's research interests focus on the pathogenesis and treatment of anal cancer.

PubMed Articles
Etzioni DA Lessow C Bordeianou LG Kunitake H Deery SE Carchman E Papageorge CM Fuhrman G Seiler RL Ogilvie J Habermann EB Chang YH Money SR Venous Thromboembolism after Inpatient Surgery in Administrative Data vs NSQIP: A Multi-Institutional Study. J Am Coll Surg . 2018 Feb 14;
[PubMed ID: 29454101]
Etzioni DA Lessow C Bordeianou LG Kunitake H Deery SE Carchman E Papageorge CM Fuhrman G Seiler RL Ogilvie J Habermann EB Chang YH Money SR Postoperative Myocardial Infarction in Administrative Data vs Clinical Registry: A Multi-Institutional Study. J Am Coll Surg . 2018 Jan;226(1):14-21
[PubMed ID: 29030240]
Rademacher BL Matkowskyj KA Meske LM Romero A Sleiman H Carchman EH The role of pharmacologic modulation of autophagy on anal cancer development in an HPV mouse model of carcinogenesis. Virology . 2017 Jul;507:82-88
[PubMed ID: 28431282]
Papageorge CM Kennedy GD Carchman EH Preoperative blood transfusion is a predictor of worse short-term postoperative outcomes after colectomy. Surgery . 2017 Apr;161(4):1067-1075
[PubMed ID: 27838105]
Carchman EH Matkowskyj KA Meske L Lambert PF Dysregulation of Autophagy Contributes to Anal Carcinogenesis. PLoS One . 2016;11(10):e0164273
[PubMed ID: 27706233]
Papageorge CM Kennedy GD Carchman EH National Trends in Short-term Outcomes Following Non-emergent Surgery for Diverticular Disease. J Gastrointest Surg . 2016 Jul;20(7):1376-87
[PubMed ID: 27120447]
Papageorge CM Zhao Q Foley EF Harms BA Heise CP Carchman EH Kennedy GD Short-term outcomes of minimally invasive versus open colectomy for colon cancer. J Surg Res . 2016 Jul;204(1):83-93
[PubMed ID: 27451872]
Tevis SE Carchman EH Foley EF Heise CP Harms BA Kennedy GD Does Anastomotic Leak Contribute to High Failure-to-rescue Rates? Ann Surg . 2016 Jun;263(6):1148-51
[PubMed ID: 26587851]
Waltz P Carchman E Gomez H Zuckerbraun B Sepsis results in an altered renal metabolic and osmolyte profile. J Surg Res . 2016 May 1;202(1):8-12
[PubMed ID: 27083942]
Guardado J Carchman E Danicic AE Salgado J Watson AR Celebrezze JP Medich DS Holder-Murray J Obesity Does Not Impact Perioperative or Postoperative Outcomes in Patients with Inflammatory Bowel Disease. J Gastrointest Surg . 2016 Apr;20(4):725-33
[PubMed ID: 26696530]
Tevis SE Carchman EH Foley EF Harms BA Heise CP Kennedy GD Postoperative Ileus--More than Just Prolonged Length of Stay? J Gastrointest Surg . 2015 Sep;19(9):1684-90
[PubMed ID: 26105552]
Hanzlik TP Tevis SE Suwanabol PA Carchman EH Harms BA Heise CP Foley EF Kennedy GD Characterizing readmission in ulcerative colitis patients undergoing restorative proctocolectomy. J Gastrointest Surg . 2015 Mar;19(3):564-9
[PubMed ID: 25560185]
Whelan SP Carchman EH Kautza B Nassour I Mollen K Escobar D Gomez H Rosengart MA Shiva S Zuckerbraun BS Polymicrobial sepsis is associated with decreased hepatic oxidative phosphorylation and an altered metabolic profile. J Surg Res . 2014 Jan;186(1):297-303
[PubMed ID: 24054495]
Carchman EH Whelan S Loughran P Mollen K Stratamirovic S Shiva S Rosengart MR Zuckerbraun BS Experimental sepsis-induced mitochondrial biogenesis is dependent on autophagy, TLR4, and TLR9 signaling in liver. FASEB J . 2013 Dec;27(12):4703-11
[PubMed ID: 23982147]
Guo L Stripay JL Zhang X Collage RD Hulver M Carchman EH Howell GM Zuckerbraun BS Lee JS Rosengart MR CaMKIα regulates AMP kinase-dependent, TORC-1-independent autophagy during lipopolysaccharide-induced acute lung neutrophilic inflammation. J Immunol . 2013 Apr 1;190(7):3620-8
[PubMed ID: 23447692]
Carchman EH Peitzman AB Simmons RL Zuckerbraun BS The role of acute care surgery in the treatment of severe, complicated Clostridium difficile-associated disease. J Trauma Acute Care Surg . 2012 Oct;73(4):789-800
[PubMed ID: 23026914]
Nassour I Carchman EH Simmons RL Zuckerbraun BS Novel management strategies in the treatment of severe Clostridium difficile infection. Adv Surg . 2012;46:111-35
[PubMed ID: 22873036]
Carchman EH Rao J Loughran PA Rosengart MR Zuckerbraun BS Heme oxygenase-1-mediated autophagy protects against hepatocyte cell death and hepatic injury from infection/sepsis in mice. Hepatology . 2011 Jun;53(6):2053-62
[PubMed ID: 21437926]
Alef MJ Vallabhaneni R Carchman E Morris SM Jr Shiva S Wang Y Kelley EE Tarpey MM Gladwin MT Tzeng E Zuckerbraun BS Nitrite-generated NO circumvents dysregulated arginine/NOS signaling to protect against intimal hyperplasia in Sprague-Dawley rats. J Clin Invest . 2011 Apr;121(4):1646-56
[PubMed ID: 21436585]
Waltz P Carchman EH Young AC Rao J Rosengart MR Kaczorowski D Zuckerbraun BS Lipopolysaccaride induces autophagic signaling in macrophages via a TLR4, heme oxygenase-1 dependent pathway. Autophagy . 2011 Mar;7(3):315-20
[PubMed ID: 21307647]