Dr. Peter Bossart

Dr. Peter Bossart

Dr. Peter Bossart is a board certified Colon and Rectal Surgeon and has been practicing in Salt Lake City for 29 years. He treats all aspects of colorectal disease including colon and rectal cancer, anal cancer, inflammatory bowel disease, ulcerative colitis, Crohn’s disease, diverticulitis, colonoscopy for cancer screening, and all aspects of proctology including hemorrhoids, anal fissures, fistulas, anal warts, fecal incontinence and rectal prolapse.

Dr. Bossart is originally from New Jersey but he came to Utah to ski and decided the Wasatch front was the place for him. He received his Bachelor’s degree, magnum cum laude from the University of Utah, and his medical degree from the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey (Rutgers). He completed his general surgery training at St. Luke’s-Roosevelt Hospital Center in New York City , New York and he completed his colorectal fellowship at the esteemed Ferguson Clinic in Grand Rapids, Michigan.

Dr. Bossart is a skilled open and laparoscopic surgeon providing minimally invasive surgery for a variety of diseases including colon and rectal cancer, diverticulitis, and inflammatory bowel disease. He enjoys balancing these more complex cases with a very busy outpatient proctology practice. He is enjoying developing his robotic surgery skills. His seasoned surgical skills and pragmatic approach is sought after by patients and colleagues alike.

Dr Bossart is an accomplished classical musician, he enjoys oil painting, and can be found hiking in the foothills after clinic with his dog Milo.

Jill Clark (formerly Waldron), MD

Jill Clark MD

Dr. Clark is a board certified Colon and Rectal Surgeon practicing in Salt Lake City. She treats all aspects of colorectal disease including colon and rectal cancer, anal cancer, inflammatory bowel disease, ulcerative colitis, Crohn’s disease, diverticulitis, colonoscopy for cancer screening, and all aspects of proctology including hemorrhoids, anal fissures, fistulas, and anal warts. She also specializes in pelvic floor treatment focusing on fecal incontinence and rectal prolapse.

Dr. Clark is originally from Tennessee. She received her Bachelor of Science in Molecular Biology from Vanderbilt University in Nashville, Tennessee, and her medical degree from the East Tennessee State University (ETSU) Quillen College of Medicine in Johnson City, TN. She also did her general surgery training at ETSU. She completed her colorectal fellowship at the Saint Francis Hospital-University of Connecticut Colon and Rectal Surgery Residency Program in Hartford, Connecticut.

Dr. Clark is a skilled laparoscopic and robotic surgeon providing minimally invasive surgery for a variety of diseases including colon and rectal cancer, diverticulitis, and inflammatory bowel disease. She enjoys balancing these more complex cases with a very busy outpatient proctology practice. Additionally she coordinates with experts in urology and gynecology to provide complete, multidisciplinary pelvic floor care.

Dr. Clark grew up on a corn, wheat, and soybean farm in northwest Tennessee. Farming will always be in her bones, but even as a child, she always had a heart for the mountains. She has lived almost 20 years in the mountains between her time in the Appalachian Smokies and the Utah Wasatch. When not practicing medicine, you can find her running or ski-touring in the Wasatch.

Abby Crume, DO

Abby Crume DO

Dr. Crume is a board certified Colon and Rectal Surgeon practicing in Salt Lake City and Utah County. She treats all aspects of colorectal disease including colon and rectal cancer, anal cancer, inflammatory bowel disease, ulcerative colitis, Crohn’s disease, diverticulitis, colonoscopy for cancer screening, and all aspects of proctology including hemorrhoids, anal fissures, fistulas and anal warts. She also specializes in pelvic floor treatment focusing on fecal incontinence and rectal prolapse.

Dr. Crume is originally from Texas. She received her Bachelor of Science in Biology from McMurry University in Abilene, Texas and her medical degree from The University of North Texas Texas College of Osteopathic Medicine. She did her general surgery training at Maine Medical Center in Portland Maine. She completed her colorectal fellowship at in Salt Lake City.

Dr. Crume is one of the few colorectal surgeons in the state of Utah who performs sacral nerve stimulation for fecal incontinence. She also has a robust practice treating recurrent rectal prolapse.

She is a skilled laparoscopic and robotic surgeon providing minimally invasive surgery for a variety of diseases including colon and rectal cancer, diverticulitis, and inflammatory bowel disease. She also performs transanal minimally invasive surgery (TAMIS) for rectal lesions saving some patients from larger bowel resections.

Dr. Crume is a Texan at heart but loves her adopted state of Utah. When not practicing medicine, she can be found hiking, skiing or playing golf.

Michelle Murday, MD

Michelle Murday MD

Colon and Rectal Surgery is a career that chose Dr Michelle Murday. She cannot imagine a more rewarding life’s work. She enjoys the complexity of inflammatory bowel disease, colon and rectal cancer, complex diverticular disease and the satisfaction of solving problems like hemorrhoids, anal pain, fissures, fistulas. Her practice includes a complete pelvic floor physiology laboratory to assist patients with fecal incontinence and constipation. She performs colonoscopies at Wasatch Endoscopy Center, St Marks Hospital and the Intermountain Medical Center.

Dr. Murday graduated with distinction from the University of Virginia with an honors degree in biology and a second major in Religious Studies. While attending medical school at Eastern Virginia Medical School, she was inducted into the prestigious Alpha Omega Alpha Honors Society. After graduating in the top of her class, she attended internship and residency at the University of Florida, Shands Hospital in Gainesville Florida where she received the intern of the year award. She spent a year in the laboratory conducting sepsis research prior to completing her residency. She then attended the colon and rectal fellowship at CRC/ Orlando Regional Medical Center then affiliated with MD Anderson Cancer Center.

In 2005, Dr Murday started Associates in Colon and Rectal Surgery where it has been rewarding to help thousands of patients and help mentor medical students and colon and rectal fellows. Since 2016 she has been the program director of the MountainStar Healthcare/ St Marks Hospital Colon and Rectal Fellowship. In her spare time, Dr Murday enjoys spending time with her husband and two boys hiking, cycling, running and cooking. She thoroughly enjoyed running a hands on science education module at her children’s elementary school and had the distinction of demonstrating the difference between a hydrogen and helium balloon with a match.