Katz, Micah, MD

Micah Katz, MD
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Dr. Katz grew up in rural Wisconsin before pursuing an undergraduate degree in biology and psychology at Swarthmore College. After graduation, he taught high school biology in an underserved community in Texas through “Teach For America.” He then attended medical school at the University of Wisconsin. Dr. Katz pursued his general surgery training at the University of Utah, where he received numerous awards of excellence, including Pediatric Surgery Resident of the Year, Surgical Intensive Care Unit Resident of the Year and General Surgery Intern of the Year. He also completed a fellowship in global medicine at the Center for Global Surgery where his research focused on expanding surgical capacity in Northern Ghana. Dr. Katz, who is board-certified in general surgery, joined CMA in October, 2020 and notes he is pleased to be a part of the tightknit Cayuga Health medical community. He enjoys exploring the natural beauty of the Finger Lakes Region with his family.

Cayuga Surgical Specialists
1301 Trumansburg Road, Suite E
Ithaca, NY 14850
(607) 273-3161
Fax: (607) 273-1101

Cayuga Surgical Specialists at Schuyler Hospital
220 Steuben Street
Montour Falls, NY 14865
(607) 210-1968
Fax: (607) 210-1971


Doctor of Medicine, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health (Madison, WI)

Internship: University of Utah (Salt Lake City, Utah) – General Surgery

Residency: University of Utah (Salt Lake City, Utah) – General Surgery

Fellowship: Center for Global Surgery (Salt Lake City, Utah)

Areas of Special Clinical Interest

Robotic-assisted surgery

Hernia surgery

Gallbladder surgery

Colorectal surgery

Gastroesophageal reflux/heartburn surgery


American College of Surgeons

Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society

Sigma Xi Scientific Research Society

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