Excellence in the OR
From traumatic injuries to emergency appendectomies to scheduled hernias – Portneuf Medical Group’s surgical team is the team you want on your side. Our surgeons are known for outstanding quality and compassionate care.
General surgeons complete extensive training that allows them to effectively treat a broad spectrum of medical conditions requiring surgical treatment.
Our surgeons perform many laparoscopic (minimally invasive) interventions, and are certified to perform robotic surgery using the da Vinci Surgical System at Portneuf Medical Center.
Common surgeries performed by our surgeons include:
- Hernia repair
- Breast surgery
- Tumor removal
- Abdominal surgery, including liver, pancreas, gallbladder and stomach
- Gastrointestinal surgery, including stomach, intestines and appendix
- Colon, rectal and anus surgery
Often, our general surgeons will coordinate with a specialized surgeon – such as a urologist or neurosurgeon, to ensure you are getting the very best care.