Providers

Dirks, Derek

M.D.

Fellowship Trained

Specialty

General Surgery

Location

Post Falls, ID

Provider

Dirks, Derek
M.D.

Education

Education
University of Idaho
Medical School
University of Iowa Roy J. and Lucille A. Carver College of Medicine
Residency
University of South Dakota Sanford School of Medicine
Fellowship
Legacy Good Samaritan
Memberships
Oregon State Medical License
American College of Surgery – Board Eligible
ATLS Instructor Certification
FLS Certification
FES Certification
ACLS Certification
BLS Certification

Language(s)

English

Services(s)

Endoscopic Procedures
General Surgery

Biography

Dr. Dirks grew up in Coeur d’Alene, ID. He is a graduate of the University of Idaho in Moscow, ID with a BS in Biology and a minor in Spanish. He attended medical school at the University of Iowa Roy J. & Lucille A. Carver College of Medicine in Iowa City, IA. He completed the University of South Dakota general surgery residency program in Sioux Falls, SD. He finished his training with a fellowship in bariatric surgery at Legacy Good Samaritan Hospital in Portland, Oregon. During his fellowship he was trained in bariatric surgery with the Legacy Weight and Diabetes Institute and advanced foregut and colorectal surgery with The Oregon Clinic.

Dr. Dirks resides in Coeur d’Alene, ID with his wife and four daughters. He enjoys skiing in the winter and spending time hiking, biking, and time on the water in the summer.

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