Brian Gill, MD, is a doctor specializing in General Surgery practicing at Utah County Surgical Associates in Provo, Utah. General surgery is a surgical specialty focused primarily on the torso or abdominal region, including gallbladder, esophagus, stomach, small bowel, colon, liver, pancreas, bile ducts, and often the thyroid gland. General Surgeons also perform surgical procedures on the breast, including lumpectomy and mastectomy.
A few common procedures performed by general surgeons include: appendectomy (removal of the appendix),cholecystectomy (removal of the gallbladder),hernia repair, stomach surgery, upper GI endoscopy (esophagus and stomach), lower GI endoscopy (colon), and breast cancer surgeries.
Dr. Gill is the Director of the Robotic Surgery Program at Timpanogos Regional Hospital. Watch his you-tube where he explains what robotic surgery means, how the technology works, and the benefits of this type of surgery. The da Vinci Surgical Robot allows for better visualization, more manipulation, and improved accuracy
Dr. Gill completed Residency at Virginia Mason Medical Center Program, and attended Medical School at Jefferson Medical College.