Mark Hoepfner, MD, FACS obtained B.S. cum laude in Chemistry at Seattle University & B.S. Biology (Biochemistry) at University of Washington. This was followed by MD degree at University of Washington. He trained in General Surgery at Mayo Clinic in Rochester, MN & did did a research Fellowship in Gastroenterology at Mayo Clinic. He is Board Certified with the American Board of Surgery & Fellow of the American College of Surgeons. He has practiced in Las Vegas, NV for over 20 years, receiving local Las Vegas Top Doctor honors in 2004, 2012 & 2013. He specializes in individualized, thorough, and detailed care for patients with potential surgical problems. Special interest in laparoscopic surgery, surgical oncology, and general surgical conditions. He works to evaluate each person in detail, and to include their family physician and other treating physicians in each patient's care and management.