Salt Lake City Knee Replacement Surgeons

in Salt Lake City, UT

79
Knee Replacement Surgeons are
in Salt Lake City

39
Knee Replacement Surgeons in Salt Lake City
are top rated

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Rated by
Tobias F.
"i was actually seen by dr
's assistant ortho dr
. she was very thorough and answered all my concerns. she shot me with steroids" in my right knee for the mean time because the earliest they can treat me is march 25. unm ortho clinic was quite efficient surprisingly, i was xrayed within 10 minutes of arriving. a very positive visit.
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James M.
"His staff is incompetent. I saw the doctor for no more than 5 minutes, then waited 1 hour for a packet of information and a phone number to set up surgery. That office refused to" speak with me and told me they'd get back to me in a week or two. it's now been 3 1/2 weeks and I haven't heard from them. His new process might be wonderful, but my knee hurts now....
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Jacqueline S.
" I attended the second appointment with Dr
for the back conditions that my daughter was diagnosed with. At the first he recommended physical therapy to" strengthen her core, which we did for approximately 8 weeks. The physical therapist also said that her hips were weak, which could impact the core movement and back pain, so he worked on that too. Her back improved slightly, but that was the prediction from Dr
. When I informed him of what the physical therapist had said and what he was working on, Dr
actually laughed audibly at me and said, "Okaaayy?" The student working with him actually got wide eyed and seemed to acknowledge that his behavior was out of line. I was stunned silent and did not know what to say. He proceeded with the appointment and left the room to return after x-rays were taken. When he left the room, my daughter asked me why he laughed at me, to which I responded, "I'm not sure but it certainly was not very respectful." Upon his return, I decided I would bypass the disrespect and get as much information about my daughter's back as possible, knowing that I would not be returning. He gave us big words and details that obviously mean nothing to the average person, and then asked me if I had questions. My response was, "No, not at this time." When he asked my daughter if she had questions, she responded, "Yeah. Why did you laugh at my mom?" He kind of smirked and said, "I didn't laugh at your mom," and discounted what she had asked. I just put my hand on my daughter's knee signaling her to let it go, which she did. We left the appointment knowing that we would not be returning, despite his vast knowledge of orthopedics. This was unfortunately not the only experience like this with Dr
, however. My oldest daughter was also under his care for scoliosis years back and he was the same brief, egotistical self at that time. We only returned to him on the recommendation of our primary care physician and the fact that he is knowledgeable. I actually put his 'importance' ahead of my daughter's instinct about him - I will not make that mistake again. He was sure to list off all of the 'well-known' people he had fixed over the years and said he could put us in touch with one of them to ask questions, which we declined. I have no doubt that Dr
is a competent and knowledgeable doctor and that his technical skills are probably good, but his 'bedside' manner in this case left very much to be desired. I cannot have faith in a doctor who audibly laughs at a parent and belittles them, especially in front of their daughter. Although I left without any type of anger or incident, I thought I needed to make people aware of what had happened. My daughter's back issues are probably on the 'mild' side (as he put it) of things that he 'normally' deals with, but she is a person whom I love dearly and want the best for despite what he sees in his office. Maybe if your orthopedic issues are extreme or 'less mild' he might seem like a savior, but in this case, all it turned out to be was a high priced consultation which left me feeling stunned. If you are looking for a competent doctor whom will belittle you in front of your child, and one whom will be sure to point out that you are not an orthopedic doctor, he is the one for you. My family, however, will be searching for other competent doctors whom actually respect people.

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Sounds like you should be pursuing a disability claim.  Also, you could speak to your previous doctor frankly about your concerns.  
Have they made orthotics for your shoes that distribute your weight better? 
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Knee Care reviews in Salt Lake City

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Dr.
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seems extremely knowledgeable and helped identify my ankle and knee issues. I have received a cortisone shot in my knee and Dr.
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was extremely competent and careful when administering the injection. I am about to complete physical therapy with wonderful results. I would also recommend their physical therapy clinic. He also referred me to
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at Running Rx for orthopedic inserts. I have had this done in the past, but
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is extremely skillful and is open to "tweaking" when necessary.
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can effectively analyze your walk and how much change you can tolerate.

- Rebecca M.
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Dr.
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does an excellent job of diagnosing painful knees and developing strategies for controlling the pain. He orders a knee brace and crutches, gives you pain medication, and determines what additional treatment is needed by means of x-rays and MRIs.
- Michael M.
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Pleasant. Prompt. Provided options. Injection that was expensive. Insurance did not cover. Billing personel was rude and approached me in harrassing manner without taking time to explain to me that the procedure would put me into major medical with the deductible to be met.
- Laurie W.
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Received knee replacement in 2006 from Dr.
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. He continues to provide me follow up appointments to determine success of implant and provide opinion on possible hip replacement. Received appointment in reasonable time period and Dr. provided thoughtful and professional advice with good eye contact and explanations, as needed. I'm currently under the care of another doctor for steroid injections for hip, but will only let Dr.
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do surgery, if and when needed.
- Cheryl J.
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Dr.
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is very professional. He explained in detail how the surgery should go. He understands that I am an active person, who wants to continue running, cycling and disc golfing after the repair. I did have to wait quite a while from pre-op to the actual surgery. The surgery seemingly went fine. I had little or no post op pain. I walked out of the surgery center. I would have liked a more thorough explanation of exactly what he did during the procedure, but I was still a little groggy when he visited and wasn't totally clear. I assume I will find out more in the follow up visit. The success of the procedure remains to be seen. My follow up visit is next week. I will report more later.
- Alan Z.
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I would recommend him highly. Another doctor recommended me to go to him because he was one of the two in New Orleans to replace my knee. He was a highly respected sports medicine doctor. He specialized in knees and I was very pleased with his work and that is what I want in a surgeon. I had to wait nearly six months to get an appointment with him because it was just after the hurricane
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. He was very punctual. The treatment was effective and I am back to riding horses. I didn’t have any problems with the billing.
- Elizabeth F.
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Went to see Dr.
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for sciatic pain and nerve pain in my arm. He took a nice amount of time answering my questions and helping me with my issues. I haven't been back to Dr.
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for my issues because I no longer have them. I would highly recommend Dr.
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but, keep in mind he will be a little behind on his appointments due to the time he spends with his patients.
- Jennifer M.

All Knee Replacement Surgeons in Salt Lake City, UT

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A New Day Spa & Salon

3975 south highland dr.

Albano, Dr. Joe

82 S 1100 E
Salt Lake City

Assoc. in Ortho. Surgery: Dr. J. Douglas Burrows

3336 Pioneer Pkwy #102
Salt Lake City

Bacon, William C

1055 N 500 W
Provo

Bean, Dr. Charles P

2121 Robins Dr
Layton

Benjamin Hansen MD

11800 S State St
Draper

Bourne, Dr. Michael H

1160 E 3900 S
Salt Lake City

Brady, Dr. John H.

3723 W 12600 S
Riverton

Calton, Dr. Thomas F

4403 Harrison Blvd
Ogden

Calton-Harrison Clinic

4403 Harrison Blvd
Ogden

Center Orthopedic/Rehab Excllnc

3584 W 9000 S
West Jordan

Central Utah Clinic

1055 N 500 W
Provo

Central Utah Clinic PC

700 W 800 N
Orem

Comprehensive Orthopedic Specialists

82 S 1100 E
Salt Lake City

Cooley, Dr. Vernon J.

5848 S Fashion Blvd
Salt Lake City

Davis Orthopedic and Sports Medicine

2132 Robins Dr. #230
Layton

Dean Walker MD

3725 W 4100 S
Salt Lake City

Donald A Schmidt MD

9844 S 1300 E
Sandy

Dr. Brian Mackey

3584 W 9000 S
West Jordan

Dr. Dennis H. Gordon

3336 Pioneer Pkwy
Salt Lake City

Dr. James G. Macintyre

3584 W 9000 S
West Jordan

Dr. Leslie Rassner

82 S 1100 E
Salt Lake City

Dr. Mark Scholl

4888 S Highland Dr.
Salt Lake City

Dr. Matthew H. Lyman

2132 Robins Dr. #230
Layton

Dr. Peter R. Silvero

3336 Pioneer Pkwy #102
Salt Lake City

Dr. Russ Toronto

5662 Cougar Lane
Salt Lake City

Dr. Wade Sessions

3584 W 9000 S
West Jordan

Endurance Orthopedics and Sports Medicine

4888 S Highland Dr.
Salt Lake City

Freedom Healthcare

8899 S 700 E
Sandy

Granger Medical Clinic

3725 W 4100 S
Salt Lake City

HANDI-RAMP INC.

510 North AVE

Hanson, Dr. Tyler

702 E S Temple
Salt Lake City

Harris, Dr. Les

3584 W 9000 S
West Jordan

Hess, Dr. Michael M.

1551 Renaissance Towne Dr
Bountiful

Hofmann, Dr. Aaron A

590 Wakara Way
Salt Lake City

Howe, Dr. David J

82 S 1100 E
Salt Lake City

IHC Sandy Health Care

9500 S 1300 E
Sandy

Intermountain Health Care

4403 Harrison Blvd
Ogden

Intermountain Medical Group

370 9th Ave
Salt Lake City

Intermountain Medical Group

370 E 9th Ave Ste 205
Salt Lake City

Intermountain Sandy Clinic

9500 S 1300th E
Sandy

Jackson, Dr. Jeffrey D.

1160 E 3900 S
Salt Lake City

Jeffrey Smith MD

1067 N 500 W
Provo

Johnston, Dr. Eric C.

1551 Renaissance Towne Dr
Bountiful

Kent Samuelson MD

324 10th Ave Ste 100
Salt Lake City

Kimball, Dr. Gordon R

9844 S 1300 E
Sandy

Lone Peak Orthopedics

9844 S 1300 E
Sandy

Luce Chiropractic & Sports Care

10437 South 1300 West
South Jordan

Mariani, Dr. Marc E.

1160 E 3900 S
Salt Lake City

Momberger, Dr. Nathan

5848 Fashion Blvd
Salt Lake City

Mountain Orthopaedics Llc

1551 S Renaissance Towne Dr
Bountiful

Mountain Orthopedics

1551 Renaissance Towne Dr
Bountiful

Neighborhood Acupuncture & Healing Arts

12582 south Fort St.
Draper

Nicholas Goucher MD

4403 Harrison Blvd
Ogden

Optimum Clinical Research

82 S 1100 E # 402
Salt Lake City

Orthopedic Specialty Group

324 10th Ave Ste 100
Salt Lake City

Oval Sports Medicine

6322 S 3000 E # 140
Salt Lake City

Oval Sports Medicine

6322 S 3000 E # 140
Salt Lake City

Pellatt, Dr. Morton M.

9500 S 1300 E
Sandy

Physician Group of Utah

406 W. South Jordan Parkway, Ste 500
South Jordan

Powell, Dr. Amy P

590 Wakara Way
Salt Lake City

Rice, Dr. Robert S.

2121 N 1700 W
Layton

Richard Jackson MD

700 W 800 N
Orem

Robert Jackson MD

1055 N 500 W
Provo

Rosenberg Cooley Metcalf Clinic

1820 Sidewinder Dr
Park City

Salt Lake Orthopedic Clinic

1160 E 3900 S
Salt Lake City

Sandy Clinic

9500 S 1300 E
Sandy

Sorensen, Dr. Jeff

4700 Harrison Blvd
Ogden

Tanner Clinic

2121 Robins Dr
Layton

The Active Joint Institute

11762 S State Street
Draper

The WalkEZstore.com

2309 West Smith Valley Road

TOSH–The Orthopedic Specialty Hospital

5848 S Fashion Blvd
Salt Lake City

University of Utah Orthopedic Center

590 Wakara Way
Salt Lake City

University Orthopedic Center

590 Wakara Way
Salt Lake City

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