Surgery

Overview

The University of Utah's South Jordan Health Center offers same-day surgery and procedures for patients in a wide variety of specialty areas, including the following:

  • Gastroenterology
  • General Surgery
  • Gynecology
  • Otolaryngology (ear, nose and throat)
  • Plastic surgery

Our highly skilled staff uses the latest state-of-the-art equipment for all outpatient surgeries. Our surgeons specialize in minimally invasive surgery, which can reduce recovery time and risk of infection.

Common Conditions & Screenings

Common conditions and screenings provided by our surgical team include (but are not limited to) the following:

  • Abdominal pain
  • Bariatric (weight loss) surgery
  • Breast cancer and benign breast diseases
  • Colon cancer screening
  • Gallbladder disease
  • Gastro-esophageal reflux disease
  • Hemorrhoids and other rectal conditions
  • Hernias of all types
  • Pilonidal cyst
  • Skin lumps and malignancies
  • Varicose veins

Same day surgery check-in begins at 7:00 am.

Related Specialists

Specialties:

Bariatric Surgery, Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD), Surgery, General

Locations:

South Jordan Health Center (801) 587-3856
University Hospital
General Surgery, Clinic 5
(801) 585-2521
University Hospital
Bariatric Surgery, Clinic 5
(801) 587-3856

James M. McGreevy, M.D., FACS

Dr. McGreevy trained as a traditional general surgeon and enjoyed a clinical career rich in varied operative experiences, including, aortic aneurysm repair, carotid endartectomy, portal venous shunts, esophagectomy, gastrectomy, pancreatricoduodenectomy, trauma and minimally invasive surgery. He has served as th... Read More

Specialties:

Breast Cancer, Breast Disease, Breast Surgery, Surgery, General

Locations:

South Jordan Health Center (801) 213-5026
University Hospital
General Surgery, Clinic 5
(801) 581-4488

Jane M. Porretta, M.D., FACS

Jane Porretta, M.D. is a board certified general surgeon specializing in breast surgery. She received her medical degree from Wayne State University in Detroit, MI and surgical training at the University of Utah School of Medicine. She is a fellow of the American College of Surgeons and is an active member of ... Read More

Specialties:

Breast Cancer, Breast Surgery, Surgery, General

Locations:

South Jordan Health Center (801) 213-5026

Mark Savarise, M.D., FACS

Dr. Savarise's clinical interest areas include ambulatory surgery, breast cancer, hernia, benign and malignant skin lesions, colorectal cancer (including screening), gallbladder disease, hemorrhoids and anorectal problems. Dr. Savarise will see patients at the beautiful new South Jordan facility.... Read More

Eric T. Volckmann, M.D.

Dr. Eric Volckmann is the Director of the University of Utah Health Care Bariatric Surgery Program at the University Hospital in Salt Lake City. Dr. Volckmann specializes in minimally invasive upper gastrointestinal procedures and bariatric (weight loss) surgery. Dr. Volckmann received his medical degree from ... Read More