Simply the best.
Richard J. Yarger, MD, FACS
Dr. Yarger attended Ohio State University from 1966-1967 with Honors in Chemistry. He graduated from Northwestern University in Illinois in 1970, receiving his BA with Honors in Biology. He attended medical school at Cornell University Medical College in New York from 1970-1974 receiving his MD degree with Honors in Transplant Immunology Research in 1974.
He completed his postgraduate resident training in Surgery from 1974-1979 at New York Hospital-Cornell Medical Center, Sloan-Kettering Institute, and the M.I. Bassett Hospital-Columbia College of Physicians & Surgeons. Dr. Yarger became Chief Resident Surgeon in his final year of Residency from 1978-1979 at MIBH-Columbia University CPS.
Jon S. Pressett, MD
Dr. Jon Pressett always knew that the wanted to be a physician and his education in Carbon County was the perfect start. He loves the area and is excited to come full circle and return to Price to practice after crisscrossing the globe. Jon and his wife Stasha started their family together 11 years ago here in Price as Jon was finishing courses at CEU-USU. They now have 3 young girls, Jezmin, Taree and Syndney. They traveled to medical school in Saint Eustatius before moving back to Utah Valley to complete the 3rd and 4th years of clinical rotations. Residency and fellowship took them to the University of Massachusetts in Worcester. There Jon completed general surgery
residency followed by a fellowship in minimally invasive and bariatric surgery. One of the highlights of his training was traveling to Haiti on a humanitarian surgical mission last year. The Pressett family loves outdoor adventure and the great people who live in Castle Country.