At Intermountain Surgical Specialists, we provide a team approach of board-certified surgeons for every patient. From the nurse to the surgeon, we work together to establish the best individual surgical plan possible. Surgery can be an intimidating process and we do our best to put you at ease. If you have any questions about a surgical procedure or would like a consultation please call us.

Intermountain Surgical Specialists
Surgeons operate on a patient

General Surgery

Our general surgery team provides surgical services for the management of a wide range of surgical conditions. We offer consultations as well as open and minimally invasive surgical services for diseases and disorders related to the abdomen, breast, digestive track, and endocrine system.

Our commonly performed surgical services include:

  • Abdominal surgery (colon, hernia, gallbladder)
  • Appendectomy (removal of the appendix)
  • Breast surgery for the removal of breast tumors
  • Colon surgery (colectomy)
  • Colostomy and colostomy reversal
  • Diagnostic procedures
  • Endocrine surgery (thyroidectomy, parathyroidectomy, and laparoscopic adrenalectomy)
  • Endoscopy
  • Endovenus ablation for varicose veins
  • Gallbladder removal (cholecystectomy)
  • Gastric and esophageal surgery
  • Hernia repair (inguinal, femoral, incisional, hiatal, ventral)
  • Laparascopy
  • Percutaneous Endoscopic Gastrostomy (PEG) Tubes
  • Splenectomy
  • Sphincter-sparing procedures for ulcerative colitis and familial polyposis
  • Surgical correction of esophageal reflux
  • Surgical oncology

Cancer Surgery

Many cancers can be treated with surgery alone, but some may be combined with other treatments. That's why our caregivers work with Intermountain Cancer Centers to provide a team approach. Whether patients are dealing with various forms of cancer such as melanoma or lymphoma, we work to provide the best individual treatment plan possible.

Cancers we treat:

  • Colon Cancer
  • Breast Cancer
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Gallbladder Cancer
  • Liver Cancer
  • Skin Cancer

A few of the treatments we offer:

  • Breast Surgery
  • Whipple Surgery
  • Port Placement
  • Laparoscopic Colectomy


Emergency Surgery and Trauma Care

Not only do we provide general surgery, but our team is proud to offer emergency surgery and trauma care to the local community of Murray and the surrounding area.

Conditions we commonly treat:

  • Appendicitis
  • Intestinal Obstructions
  • Bleeding Peptic Ulcer
  • Emergency Abdominal Surgery
  • Trauma Injuries

Hernia Repair

Hernias can keep you from everyday tasks and the physical activities you love. Signs of a hernia may be a lump in the abdominal area or pain in your pelvis, groin, or abdomen. It's important to speak with a specialist if you think you may have a hernia or have questions about a hernia related procedure. At Intermountain Surgical Specialists, we treat a variety of hernias including inguinal, umbilical, incisional, ventral, and femoral. Our experts will provide answers and work to get you back to your everyday routine.

Hernia Surgery Techniques

Our surgeons use various methods of hernia surgery techniques depending on the specific type of hernia including:

  • Open surgery
  • Laparoscopic surgery
  • Robotic surgery