Dr. Myron Morse has been treating patients at Columbus General Surgery since 1998. He grew up on a farm in a small town in Iowa, and it was there that he decided he wanted to be a small-town surgeon. He helped start the trauma program at Columbus Community Hospital, and is now its medical director. He also serves as the hospital’s Wound, Ostomy and Continence (W.O.C.) Health Center medical director. His main interests include minimally invasive surgery and trauma surgery.
Dr. Morse completed his undergraduate education at Drake University in Des Moines, Iowa, and received his medical degree from the University of Iowa College of Medicine in Iowa City, Iowa. He completed his residency in general surgery at St. Mary’s Hospital in Grand Rapids, Michigan, and was a surgeon in the U.S. Air Force for three years. He is certified with the American Board of Surgery and is certified in advanced trauma life support. Dr. Morse is a member of the American College of Surgeons, the Nebraska Medical Association and the Platte Valley Medical Society.