Jacquelyn Charbel, DO, FACOS, FACS, Accepting Referrals

March 12, 2023

Board-certified surgeon provides non-surgical and minimally-invasive surgical treatments for colon and rectal issues

Jacquelyn Charbel, DO

Jacquelyn Charbel, DO, FACOS, FACS, has joined MSU Health Care as its newest colorectal surgeon.

Dr. Charbel received her doctorate of osteopathic medicine from Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine in Erie, Pennsylvania. She completed her residency in general surgery at Henry Ford Health System – Macomb Campus in Clinton, Michigan. She completed a fellowship in Minimally Invasive Colon and Rectal Surgery from Swedish Medical Center in Seattle, Washington. Further, Dr. Chabel is board-certified in general surgery from the American Board of Osteopathic Surgery with more than 8 years of experience treating patients in Michigan.

Dr. Charbel's philosophy is that individualized, patient-centered care begins with discussions involving conservative treatment, when possible, especially for rectal diagnoses such as inflamed hemorrhoids. She offers colonoscopies and cmplex colorectal surgeries at convenient locations in mid-Michigan. Whenever possible, minimally invasive surgery is performed to promote a positive post-operative experience and decrease hospital length-of-stay.


Services Offered

  • Anorectal exam under anesthesia

  • Biopsy and excision of perianal lesions

  • Fistulotomy

  • Hemorrhoidectomy

  • Hemorrhoid energy therapy procedure

  • Screening and surveillance colonoscopies

  • Seton placement

  • Sphincterotomy


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Jacquelyn Charbel, DO, is a colorectal surgeon who provides care to the public at the MSU Health Care Colorectal Surgery within the Urology Clinic in East Lansing, MI. Read more about the practice on MSU Health Care Colorectal Surgery's clinic page. Visit Dr. Charbel's provider page to learn more about her clinical expertise.

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