Jorge Reguero Hernandez, MD

Assistant Professor of Surgery (Gastrointestinal)

Departments & Organizations

Surgery: Gastrointestinal Surgery: Colorectal Surgery: Colon and Rectal Surgery

Yale Cancer Center: Gastrointestinal Cancers Program

Yale Medicine


Jorge Reguero-Hernandez, MD, is a fellowship-trained Colon & Rectal Surgeon. He obtained his medical degree in Cuba and went on to help underserved communities in Central America. He completed his General Surgery training at Yale University and his Colon and Rectal Fellowship at Indiana University. His goal is to serve the community with compassionate care and help his patients achieve successful outcomes.

Dr. Hernandez incorporates advanced laparoscopy and robotic surgery to the management of diseases of the colon and rectum. He performs the most current surgical techniques in the field, including Transanal Endoscopic Microsurgery (TEMS), Transanal Minimally Invasive Surgery (TAMIS), Transanal Total Mesorectal Excision (TaTME) and Robotic colorectal procedures. His areas of interest include the standardization of rectal cancer care through a comprehensive multidisciplinary approach and the application of modern surgery. He specializes in the management of colorectal cancer, complicated or uncomplicated diverticulitis, polyposis syndromes and inflammatory bowel disease.

Education & Training

MD Instituto Superior de Ciencias Medicas "Carlos J. Finlay" (2003)
Fellow Indiana University School of Medicine
Resident Yale University School of Medicine
Board Certification AB of Surgery, Surgery, General (2016)
Board Certification AB of Surgery, Colon and Rectal Surgery (2017)

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Jorge Reguero Hernandez, MD
Patient Care Locations
Yale Colon and Rectal SurgeryYale Physicians Building
800 Howard Avenue

New Haven, CT 06519
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PAMCPark Avenue Medical Center
5520 Park Avenue

Trumbull, CT 06611
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Mailing Address
Colorectal Surgery330 Cedar Street - TMP202
P.O. Box 208062

New Haven, CT 06611

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