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Michael A. Person

Michael A. Person, MD, FACS

Specializing in Hepatobiliary Surgery and General Surgery

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Special Interests

Dr. Person has special interest in all areas of minimally invasive surgery including robotics. His interests include general surgery, abdominal surgery, complex hernia repair, trauma and acute care surgery, and surgeries/biopsies of the pancreas, stomach, esophagus, colon, gallbladder, liver, thyroid, parathyroid, and skin. In addition, Dr. Person has special interest in the surgical treatment of the pancreas.



University of South Dakota School of Medicine, Vermillion, SD, Medical School


Iowa Methodist Medical Center, Des Moines, IA, General Surgery


American Board of Surgery; Fellow of American College of Surgeons

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