About Us

Surgery Center of Des Moines is a multi-specialty, free-standing outpatient surgical center that provides surgical services to approximately 4,000 patients annually. Our facility has four operating suites and two procedure rooms to serve our patients and our physicians. Our caring and trained staff members focus on teamwork, service excellence and clinical quality every day to provide a high-quality surgical experience.

Our Leadership Team

Administrator: Kim Utterback RN, MHA
Medical Director:  Clay Ransdell, D.O.
Director of Nursing: Marsha Schultz, RN
Business Office Manager: Monique Grant

To care for our patients, serve our physicians, and improve healthcare in America.

Our Values

Clinical Quality We are committed to outstanding patient care and clinical outcomes. 
Integrity We do what is right, no matter how difficult, without exception.  We say what we mean, and we do what we say. 
Service Excellence We seek to exceed the expectations of patients, physicians and each other in everything we do. 
Teamwork We work together, helping and supporting one another to make our Centers, Departments and all of SCA successful. 
Accountability We take complete, personal responsibility for our actions and commitments. 
Continuous Improvement We seek to relentlessly improve our performance in every area – clinical, operational, and financial – constantly   pushing ourselves to new heights.