Dr. Steven Charles Simper MD

Dr. Steven Simper is a vascular surgery doctor in Salt Lake City, Utah and is affiliated with LDS Hospital. He received his medical degree from University of Utah School of Medicine and has been in practice for 32 years. Dr. Simper accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 2 doctors at LDS Hospital who specialize in Vascular Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

General Vascular Surgery

Clinical Interests: Bariatric Surgery

Hospital Affiliation

LDS Hospital

Education & Medical Training

San Antonio Uniformed Services Health Education Consortium
Residency, General Surgery, 1982–1987

Keesler Medical Center
Fellowship, Thoracic Surgery, 1988–1989

University of Utah School of Medicine
Class of 1982

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Surgery
Certified in Surgery

American Board of Surgery
Certified in Surgical Critical Care

American Board of Surgery
Certified in Vascular Surgery

UT State Medical License
Active through 2016

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Meaningful Use Stage 1 Certification, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services

Fellow (FACS), American College of Surgeons

Publications & Presentations

Laparoscopic reversal of gastric bypass with sleeve gastrectomy for treatment of recurrent retrograde intussusception and Roux stasis syndrome.
Simper, S.C., Erzinger, J.M., McKinlay, R.D., Smith, S.C.

Health outcomes of gastric bypass patients compared to nonsurgical, nonintervened severely obese.
Adams, T.D., Pendleton, R.C., Strong, M.B., Kolotkin, R.L., Walker, J.M., Litwin, S.E., Berjaoui, W.K., LaMonte, M.J., Cloward, T.V., Avelar, E., Owan, T.E., Nuttall, R.T., Gress, R.E., Crosby, R.D., Hopkins, P.N., Brinton, E.A., Rosamond, W.D., Wiebke, G

Cancer incidence and mortality after gastric bypass surgery.
Adams, T.D., Stroup, A.M., Gress, R.E., Adams, K.F., Calle, E.E., Smith, S.C., Halverson, R.C., Simper, S.C., Hopkins, P.N., Hunt, S.C.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • Altius Provider Directory
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • Empire BCBS HMO
  • Empire BCBS PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • HIP of New York - Select PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • MagnaCare PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • MVP Healthcare PPO
  • Oxford Health Freedom
  • Oxford Health Liberty
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

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