Dr. Catherine Beck specializes in minimally-invasive surgical weight loss. Dr. Beck has participated in many research studies, and she has extensive education and experience which have established her as one of Utah’s top gastrointestinal surgeons. She has chosen to work with Specialty Surgery of Utah because of their dedication to excellence and advanced technology. If you or a loved one are considering bariatric weight loss surgery, gastric bypass surgery, or gastric band, contact Specialty Surgery of Utah first, and ask for a consultation with Dr. Catherine Beck.
Catherine I Beck, MD
Surgical Weight Loss
Colon And Rectal Surgery
Specialty Surgery of Utah
3584 West 9000 South, Suite 304
West Jordan, UT 84088
Catherine Beck, MD is a board-certified general surgeon who specializes in minimally invasive gastrointestinal, bariatric, hernia, anti-reflux and robotic surgery.
Dr. Beck’s undergraduate degree is from the University of Wisconsin – Madison, graduating with honors. She earned her medical doctorate at The Ohio State University College of Medicine, graduating Magna Cum Laude. After medical school she completed a surgical residency in general and trauma surgery at The Ohio State University Medical Center in Columbus, Ohio. Dr. Beck then completed a fellowship in Minimally Invasive, and Bariatric surgery at the University of California – San Diego. During fellowship, she studied advanced techniques in laparoscopic and robotic esophageal, anti-reflux, hernia and bariatric surgery.
Dr. Beck has contributed to a number of research studies that were published in a variety of medical journals, and made multiple presentations at the Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons and the American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery national meetings. She is a member of the American College of Surgeons, and the Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons.
Dr. Beck specializes in the following procedures:
- Laparoscopic reflux surgery
- Laparoscopic Linx procedure
- Laparoscopic paraesophageal hernia repairs
- Laparoscopic hiatal hernia repairs
- Laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomies
- Laparoscopic band surgery
- Laparoscopic Roux-en-y gastric bypass
- Laparoscopic ventral hernia repairs
- Laparoscopic inguinal (groin) hernia repairs
- Laparoscopic cholecystectomies and appendectomies
- Complex abdominal wall reconstruction
- Upper endoscopy (EGD): diagnostic and therapeutic
- Soft tissue tumors
- Esophageal dysmotility
- Robotic esophageal surgery
- Robotic cholecsystectomy