Dr. Matthew Hefty, MD

Dr. Matthew Hefty, MD

Bariatric Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 34
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Matthew Hefty, MD is a bariatric surgery specialist in Hettinger, ND and has been practicing for 8 years. He graduated from University Of North Dakota / Main Campus in 2010 and specializes in bariatric surgery and general surgery.Read his story

1000 Highway 12

Hettinger, ND 58639

Contact Information

(701) 567-4561

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan

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Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
more than 72% of peers
more than 13% of peers

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Dr. Hefty's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Hefty "Dr. Hefty joined Mid Dakota Clinic PrimeCare in September 2015. A specialist in General Surgery, he received his medical degree from the University of North Dakota. He completed his residency at the Grand Rapids Medical Education Partners in affiliation with Michigan State University College of Human Medicine in Grand Rapids, MI. Dr. Hefty is a member of the American College of Surgeons, the American Medical Association, the Michigan Bariatric Society, the North Dakota Medical Association, the Sixth District Medical Society, the Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons, and the Society of Critical Care Medicine. His professional interests include bariatric surgery, endocrine surgery, general surgery, laparoscopic foregut surgery, trauma and surgical critical care."


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  • Bariatric Surgery
  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

Dr. Hefty does not have any board certifications listed.


Conditions Treated



  • Bariatric Surgery (Weight Loss Surgery)
  • Endocrine Surgical Procedure
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Foregut Surgery
  • Gastrotomy
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparotomy
  • Sleeve Gastrectomy
  • Stomach Surgery
  • Surgery, Trauma

Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • University Of North Dakota / Main Campus
    Medical School | Graduated 2010
  • Grand Rapids Medical Education Partners
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

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Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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