WELCOME TO THE Surgical Technology Program AT DIXIE STATE UNIVERSITY!
During World War II, the need for perioperative personnel was overwhelming. The role of the surgical technologist was born and evolved into a separate allied health field. Surgical technologists serve as an integral part of the surgical team providing surgical care to patients, facilitatating the safe and effective conduct of surgical procedures. Today, surgical technologists are working in one of the fastest growing professions in the country.