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Alex Larson, MD, FACOG

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Women’s Center - ORMC
5495 S 500 E Suite 310 South Ogden, UT 84405
801-475-3100

Specialties

Board Certifications

Fellow of the American College of Obstetrics & Gynecology
Annually certified by the American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology

Procedures / Treatments

  • Colposcopy A magnified inspection and diagnostic procedure that examines the cervix and the tissues of the vagina and vulva. The diagnostic procedure evaluates potentially cancerous areas, usually after a pap smear has identified abnormal cells on the cervix.
  • Contraception Contraception or birth control is a method or device used to prevent pregnancy. These methods include IUD, Nexplanon, birth control pills, vaginal rings or injections.
  • Endometrial Ablation An endometrial ablation is an outpatient procedure performed by a specially trained surgeon used to treat abnormal uterine bleeding by destroying (ablating) the lining of the uterus.
  • ESSURE ESSURE is a permanent, non-surgical sterilization procedure for women in Ogden performed by a specially trained surgeon.
  • Laparoscopic Surgery Laparoscopic surgery, also known as minimally invasive surgery, is a specialized technique for performing surgery using a laparoscope (camera and instruments) through a few small incisions.
  • LEEP Also known as the loop electrosurgical excision procedure, uses a heated wire loop by a low-voltage electrical current to remove abnormal cervical tissue to prevent cervical cancer.
  • Robotic Gynecologic Surgery da Vinci Surgical System is a robotic surgical platform that translates a specially trained surgeon's hand movements into precise micro movements and offers a progressive, minimally invasive option for major surgery.
  • Robotic Surgery The da Vinci Surgical System is a robotic surgical platform that translates a specially trained surgeon's hand movements into precise micro movements. Da Vinci robotic surgery offers a progressive, minimally invasive option for major surgery.
  • VBAC VBAC refers to Vaginal Birth After a Caesarean—having a baby vaginally after having at least one baby by caesarean section.

Education

Wexner Medical Center (Ohio State University)/Mt. Carmel Health System
Internship/Residency, OB/GYN – completed 2012

Ohio State University College of Medicine
M.D., 2008

University of Utah
B.A., 2004

Experience

Ogden Clinic
Ogden, UT – 2012 to Present

Interests

Dr. Alex Larson received his undergraduate degree in Psychology from the University of Utah, where he attended on a full Presidential Scholarship. Dr. Larson studied medicine at The Ohio State University and completed his residency in Obstetrics and Gynecology at Wexner Medical Center at Ohio State University.

Dr. Larson received honors and commendations for his experience in High-Risk Obstetrics, Diagnostic Radiology, Gynecology and General Surgery. He is certified in External Fetal Monitoring, Laser Science, Neonatal Resuscitation, Implanon and Nexplanon Contraception device placement and the DaVinci Surgical System--in which he holds particular interest. At Ogden Clinic he also provides Endometrial Ablations, VBAC, and ESSURE procedures. Dr. Larson is a member of the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists.

In his free time, Dr. Larson enjoys movies, soccer and relaxing with his family. He is also fluent in both Portuguese and Spanish.

da Vinci ® Robotic Surgery

Dr. Alex Larson is one of few providers in northern Utah to perform de Vinci surgery. The da Vinci Surgical System that is used to perform this type of surgery features state-of-the-art technology that allows surgeons to perform minimally invasive surgery with the assistance of a robotic arm. The da Vinci Surgical System offers patients the following benefits:

  • Significantly less pain
  • Less blood loss
  • Fewer complications
  • Less scarring
  • A shorter hospital stay
  • And a faster return to normal daily activities

The da Vinci System features a magnified 3D high-definition vision system and tiny wristed instruments that bend and rotate far greater than a surgeon’s wrist. As a result, the da Vinci System enables the surgeon to operate with enhanced vision, precision, dexterity and control.

To learn more about this surgical option or to determine if you are a candidate for this, contact our office today.

da Vinci Surgery

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Women’s Center - ORMC
5495 S 500 E Suite 310 South Ogden, UT 84405
801-475-3100


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