Welcome to the Utah Institute for Robotic Surgery, where we combine the latest technological advances, expert surgeons, proficient staff and state-of-the-art facilities to create an outstanding surgical experience for our patients.

At the Utah Institute for Robotic Surgery, we’ve secured the newest da Vinci surgical technology allowing for our surgical teams to work with the most sophisticated surgical equipment on the market. These advances in our surgical practices have increased efficiencies in our operating rooms and, in many cases, redefine standard operating procedures.

Our highly-skilled surgeons continue to advance the field of robotic surgery in Utah, performing over 50 unique classifications of surgery since our program’s inception. Robotic surgery has played a key role in the growth of our gynecology, urology, oncology, colorectal and general surgical practices since 2011 and will continue to keep St. Mark’s Hospital on the leading edge of medical technology.

For more information regarding our Robotics Institute or to find a Robotic Surgeon to perform your surgery please contact us at (801) 268-7070.

About the Utah Institute for Robotic Surgery


The Utah Institute for Robotic Surgery has become a cornerstone to our surgical practices and continues to be a leader in providing robotic-assisted surgeries in the state of Utah. With 22 specialty-trained surgeons in our robotics program and over 2,000 robotic-assisted procedures performed since 2011, St. Mark’s bolsters the top program for robotic-assisted surgeries in the state.

Our state-of-the-art facilities and staff operate a surgical facility that is second to none. Our Robotics Institute offers the widest array of robotic service lines in the state of Utah and is on track to continue growing our program to unprecedented success.

Benefits of Robotic Surgery

  • Less Pain
  • Less Shorter Overall Recovery Time
  • Less Blood Loss
  • Less Risk of Infection
  • Less Scarring

Meet our Experienced Surgeons

Let the specialists at the Utah Institute for Robotic Surgery help you to navigate your diagnosis and upcoming surgery by giving you access to the technology and skilled teams that you deserve.

Video Library

  • Dr. Susan Horvath - Hysteroscopy

  • Dr. Spencer Barney - Robotic Myomectomy

  • Dr. Spencer Barney - Robotic Endometriosis

  • Dr. Spencer Barney - Old Farm OBGYN

  • Dr. Rodrick McKinlay - Gastric Sleeve

  • Dr. Rodrick McKinlay - Gastric Bypass

  • Dr. Peter Fisher - Urology Robotics

  • Dr. Peter Fisher - Urethral Reconstruction

  • Dr. Jeffrey Jackson - Reverse Shoulder Replacement

  • Dr. Jeffrey Jackson - Arthroscopic Rotator Cuff Repair

  • Dr. Ian Cavin - Ventral Incisional Hernia Repair

  • Dr. Ian Cavin - Robotic Hernia Repair

  • Dr. Ian Cavin - Hernia Repair

  • Dr. Bruce Evans - Reverse Shoulder Replacement

  • Dr. Bruce Evans - PRP Therapies

  • Dr. Bruce Evans - Orthopedic Robotic Surgery

  • Dr. Karen Zempolich, MD-Gynecology, Oncology

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