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William Peche, MD, is an assistant professor in the School of Medicine at the University of Utah and a surgeon with the Gastrointestinal Cancers Program at Huntsman Cancer Institute (HCI). He is also a fellow of the American College of Surgeons.
Peche holds board certifications in both general and colorectal surgery. He is director of the School of Medicine's Surgery Skills Lab, where residents learn techniques such as laparoscopy and endoscopy. His research interests include new techniques for hemorrhoid surgery, inflammatory bowel disease, familial cancer syndromes, and outcomes research for colorectal surgery.
He completed his undergraduate degree at Trinity University in San Antonio, Texas, and earned a master of science degree in public health from Tulane University in New Orleans, Louisiana. Peche earned a medical degree from the University of Iowa, completing an internship at Atlanta Medical Center and a residency at the University of Utah School of Medicine, both in general surgery. He also completed a colorectal surgery fellowship at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School of the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey. Before joining HCI, Peche was in private practice in Salt Lake City.
Board Certification and Academic Information
|Academic Departments||Surgery - Assistant Professor (Clinical)
|Academic Divisions||General Surgery
|Board Certification||American Board of Colon & Rectal Surgery
American Board of Surgery
The Patient Rating score is an average of all responses to physician related questions on our nationally-recognized Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey.
Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5 with 5 being the best score.
UofU Patient November 06, 2012
Dr. Peche seems a little distracted. He seems like a good guy but I am losing confidence in his skills, but then he is a surgeon.UofU Patient September 26, 2012
Hes good at answering my questions, letting me understand the large medical words he uses. He is also good at giving me advice about the problems I encounted afterwards.UofU Patient September 10, 2012
Very knowledgable and showed genuine concern and empathy for my situationUofU Patient September 05, 2012
Dr. Peche came across honest and experienced. He didn't hold back information and was very straightforward about surgical options for me.UofU Patient August 06, 2012
Care provider didn't speak much about follow up. He left that to others.UofU Patient July 13, 2012
I saw Dr. Peche and he was very nice and was concerned about my health problem and between him and I we made the best solution as far as surgery was concerned, which was none(Yea!).UofU Patient February 11, 2012
Both doctors and nurse were great.UofU Patient January 20, 2012
We were so glad we chose to come to the University Hospital. If the necessity arises we would come back to this hospital and recommend it to everyone in Ely.