About Us

Far North Surgery

Far North Surgery is a fully licensed and certified general surgery center in Anchorage, with a special focus on Surgical Oncology and Endocrine Surgery. We are committed to providing, safe and successful surgical procedures by combining best-in-class patient care with state-of-the-art equipment. Our highly trained general surgeon in Anchorage performs comprehensive surgical procedures and strives to create a close bond with patients and their families.

Why Choose Far North Surgery in Anchorage, AK

When it comes to choosing a surgeon, we know that you have alternatives. At Far North Surgery in Anchorage, AK, our topmost priority is to provide personalized, compassionate, and extensive patient care.

Here are some of the attributes that make our practice unparalleled:

# Superior Healthcare

At our general surgery center in Alaska, our team brings an extraordinary set of world-class expertise to the table. Our staff seeks to maintain a culture of excellence in everything they do. We also offer round-the-clock patient care.

# Surgical Expertise

When it comes to education, work experience, leadership, patient care and innovation, the talented team of professionals at Far North Surgery have continuously honed their skills through training at some of the leading Universities and Hospitals across the globe.

# Wide Range of Surgical Treatments

Our treatment includes a wide range of general surgery options with special emphasis on surgical oncology and endocrine surgery. The surgical specialties of Far North Surgery include:

  • GI-tract surgery
  • Endocrine Surgery
  • Abdominal surgery
  • Surgical oncology
  • Minimally invasive surgery

# A culture of Compassion and Healing

Our staff members adopt a positive attitude towards patient healthcare. This culture of compassion and healing is displayed in the tireless dedication of our team members. Patients are guided throughout the entire surgical process, from treatment to recovery. This helps build long-lasting and trustworthy relationships with our patients.

Our Mission

At Far North Surgery, we strive to offer superior, safe, and compassionate healthcare services to meet our patients’ needs. Our team is led by our core values for patient-driven care that involve accountability for results, respect for individuals, dedication to constant advancement, and responsibility for cost-effectiveness.

Our Nationally Renowned Doctors

Dr. Madhu Prasad

At Far North Surgery general surgery center in Alaska, we believe that teamwork is the key to improving our patient care. Our highly-competent, board-certified general surgeons in Anchorage, AK, collaborate with other specialists to offer top-grade medical care to all our patients.

Dr. Prasad's career spans over 30 years. He has trained and taught in several continents across the globe to perfect his craft.

He possesses world-class skills and has earned several accolades throughout his career. Dr. Prasad has been chosen for the Best of Anchorage Awards for Cancer Treatment and now qualifies for the Anchorage Business Hall of Fame. Click here to know more about him.

To succeed as a team, all our employees strive to meet the healthcare demands of those we serve in the best possible manner. Our patient-centered care focuses on customizing all facets of treatment to offer the most competent and compassionate care to our patients.

Dr. Sherry Johnson

Dr. Sherry Johnson specializes in general surgery and breast surgery oncology. She received her Doctorate of Osteopathic Medicine at Pacific Northwest University of Health Sciences in Washington in 2013. She completed her General Surgery Residency at Henry Ford Wyandotte Hospital in Michigan in 2018.

Dr. Johnson completed a Society of Surgical Oncology accredited Breast Surgery Oncology Fellowship at the Winthrop P. Rockefeller Cancer Institute at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences in 2019. She is a member of various professional organizations, including the American Society of Breast Surgeons and Society of Surgical Oncology.

Dr. Johnson is dedicated to providing state-of-the-art healthcare to the community that raised her. She believes in providing comprehensive and compassionate care to her patients.

Request an Appointment

To schedule an appointment at our surgery center in Anchorage, Alaska, call us at 907-276-3676, or fill out the online form on our website. We will get back to you at the earliest possible time to confirm your appointment.