Surgical Technology

Program Chair:
Mark Urso
(970) 339-6539


Surgical Technology Faculty and Staff:

Mark Urso

I worked for 26 years as a surgical technologist at 2 University Level one trauma centers. For 23 of those years I was a primary preceptor involved in training nurses and technologists. I have been a coordinator of 6 surgical specialties including 9 years as a transplant and specialist. I have been involved in numerous multi organ transplants and was on chosen to assist in only attempted Trans- species liver transplants.

I have worked as an educator in 3 different surgical technology programs and have been the program director here at Aims since the programs start 9 years ago. I am nationally certified as a surgical technologist and also have an associate’s of applied sciences degree in surgical technology.