On the pages in the above menu, we’ll give you some information about common anorectal conditions. While hemorrhoids are common, there are multiple other anorectal conditions that can be confused with hemorrhoids. That’s why it’s important that you choose a board-certified colon and rectal surgeon for your doctor. While we are surgeons, many of the conditions that we treat can be easily handled in the office. You should beware of hemorrhoid treatment centers that only offer one way to treat hemorrhoids. Remember that only a surgeon is able to offer the full range of treatments .