Our Surgeons

Dr. Kelly Kogut, FACS

Dr. Kogut came to Las Vegas in 2000 after completing a pediatric surgery fellowship at LeBonheur Children's Hospital and St. Jude Children's Research Hospital in Memphis, TN and a general surgery residency at Strong Memorial Hospital in Rochester, NY. She earned her medical degree from Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons and undergraduate degree from Colgate University.

Dr. Kogut's greatest joy (and challenge) in life is balancing her professional and family lives. She has two adult children and a wonderfully supportive husband.


Dr. Nick Fiore, FACS

Dr. Fiore came to Las Vegas in 1998 after completing his general surgery training and pediatric surgery fellowship at Indiana University's J.W. Riley Hospital For Children.

After obtaining his undergraduate degree in English and pre-professional studies at the University of Notre Dame, he received his medical doctorate at the Indiana University School of Medicine in 1990.

Dr. Fiore has adult twin children that educate him daily on the "how to's" of fatherhood and he enjoys bicycling and skiing in his spare time.

Dr. Erik Pearson, FACS

Dr. Erik Pearson came to Las Vegas in 2017 after fellowship training in pediatric surgery at Emory University and Children's Healthcare of Atlanta. He was raised in Olympia, WA and studied at the University of Washington before completing medical school at the Royal College of Surgeons Ireland. Dr. Pearson completed his general surgery training at the University of Utah and spent two years researching fetal immunology and fetal interventions at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia.


Clinically, Dr. Pearson has interests in minimally invasive surgery in neontates, infants and children, surgical oncology, ECMO and pediatric trauma.


Dr. Pearson and his wife Elisabeth have a busy family with three children, Henry (8y), Charlotte (8y) and Ellis (4y) as well as Forrest their bernadoodle. They all can be found enjoying the great outdoors in Red Rock Canyon.