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Susan Toth, MD

General Surgery

"Surgery is a sacred trust and requires a partnership. Together, we’ll build a relationship of trust for a positive outcome. Surgery is, at its best, a team effort and you are the captain."

Primary Clinic: Meriter Specialty Clinic

202 S. Park Street, 2 East
Madison, WI 53715
(608) 417-5454

Hospital Affiliations

Meriter Hospital

Education and Board Certification

2011, Prior Affiliation, UW Hospitals and Clinics
1994, Residency, UW Graduate Medical Education
1989, Medical School, Univ of Miami Miller School of Medicine
Prior Affiliation, Madison Surgery Center
ABMS/AOA Certification, American Board of Surgery

Medical Interests

Dr. Toth focuses on minimally invasive and laparoscopic treatments. As a result, her patients benefit from outpatient surgery options or shorter hospital stays. Their recovery is also reduced, which help them return to their active lives as quickly as possible. Dr. Toth understands how important this is to her patients.

Medical Philosophy

Dr. Toth truly enjoys the specialty of general surgery. Every patient has a unique problem and she prides herself in helping to positively affect their quality of life. The wide variety of surgical care that she provides makes every day different and offers a variety of interesting challenges. Dr. Toth establishes a relationship with her patients by treating them like her own family. She tries to be genuinely clear and concise about the surgical experience, rehabilitation and post-surgery expectations. She gives each patient individual attention and the best possible treatment options.

Personal Interests

Dr. Toth enjoys hiking, motorcycling, enjoying friends, theater, movies, relaxing on the terrace, reading a good book and learning new things like fly fishing.

About General Surgeons

A surgeon specializing in general surgery focuses on abdominal organs and their diseases: esophagus, stomach, small bowel, colon, liver, pancreas, gallbladder, appendix, spleen and thyroid, parathyroid and adrenal glands. They also perform vasectomies and deal with diseases involving the skin, breast and hernias. Their wide variety of surgical expertise proves to be a competitive, rewarding and demanding specialty in its own right.


Meriter Medical Group Provider:  Yes