Dr. William Peugh, MD

Dr. William Peugh, MD

General Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 55
Dr. William Peugh, MD is a general surgery specialist in American Fork, UT and has been practicing for 23 years. He graduated from Washington University St Louis in 1990 and specializes in general surgery.

98 N 1100 E Ste 202

American Fork, UT 84003

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Altius Health Plans
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna

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Top Care Areas

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Umbilical Hernia
very high
more than 98% of peers
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
very high
more than 98% of peers
Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
very high
more than 95% of peers

Dr. Peugh's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Peugh "Respectfully care for all patients providing the best possible surgical and medical management in order to restore them to normal as qickly as possible."

1  Specialties

  • General Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

51  Conditions Treated


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37  Procedures

  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Axillary Lymph Node Dissection
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Colectomy
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gastric Bypass Surgery, Laparoscopic
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Heart Surgery
  • Hernia and Hydrocele Repair
  • Hernia Repair
  • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparoscopic Anti-Reflux Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Colon Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Lung Surgery
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Parathyroidectomy
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Splenectomy
  • Stomach Surgery
  • Thyroid Surgery
  • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Vaginal Surgery
  • Wound Repair


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Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Utah.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.


  • Oxford University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1983
  • Washington University St Louis
    Medical School | Graduated 1990
  • Duke University
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1991
  • Duke University
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1995
  • Oxford University-Nuffield Department Of Surgery-D. Phil.
    Other Education | Completed 1986

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Peugh has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Peugh's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Peugh to family and friends
25 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (25)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Peugh's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Dr. Peugh is a great surgeon. He is very pragmatic and no nonsense.he has operated on me and my husband.
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I went to Dr. Peugh to have part of my colon removed. An IHC stomach specialist had sent me there to have part of my colon removed because they were sure I had diverticulitis. When Dr. Peugh went in to do the surgery he found a tumor attached to my stomach that none of the tests I had in the...more
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I would not recommend this doctor to anyone. He has a terrible bedside manner (arrogant), and his staff is incompetent. He was 95% sure I did not have a hernia. After the ct scan I did not receive a call back with the diagnoses. They finally answered the phone on day 11 and I was told he wanted...more
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