Dr. Gary A. Kunkel, MD

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Specializes in Rheumatology • Male • Age 42

50 N Medical Dr
Salt Lake City, UT 84132
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Hospital Quality

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University of Utah Health Care
50 North Medical Drive
Salt Lake City, UT 84132

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
University of Utah Clinic 2 RHU
University of Utah Clinic 2 RHU
50 N Medical Dr
Salt Lake City, UT 84132
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    Dr. Kunkel's Experience

    Research training, expertise and qualifications

    Specialties

    • Rheumatology

    Board Certifications

    • Internal Medicine, 2002
    • Rheumatology, 2005
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    • Joint Drainage
    • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
    • Steroid Injections
    • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
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    • Achilles Tendinitis
    • Antiphospholipid Syndrome (APS)
    • Arthritis
    • Behçet's Disease
    • Bursitis
    • Calcium Pyrophosphate Dihydrate Deposition Disease (CPPD)
    • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
    • Chronic Neck Pain
    • Degenerative Disc Disease
    • Dermatomyositis
    • Dupuytren's Contracture
    • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
    • Fibromyalgia
    • Giant Cell Arteritis
    • Gout
    • Hammer Toe
    • Lateral & Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis & Golf Elbow)
    • Low Back Pain
    • Lupus Erythematosus
    • Osteoarthritis
    • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
    • Osteoarthritis of Hip
    • Osteoarthritis of Knee
    • Osteoarthritis of Spine
    • Osteopenia
    • Osteoporosis
    • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
    • Plantar Fasciitis
    • Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
    • Polymyositis
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    • Raynaud's Disease
    • Reiter's Syndrome (Reactive Arthritis)
    • Rheumatoid Arthritis
    • Sarcoidosis
    • Sjögren's Syndrome
    • Spondylitis
    • Still's Disease
    • Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE)
    • Systemic Sclerosis
    • Trigger Finger
    • Vasculitis
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    Background Check for Dr. Kunkel

    Malpractice Claims not available

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    0 Sanctions

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    0 Board Actions

    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    University Of Texas Southwestern Medical Center At Dallas
    Graduated in 1999

    Residency Hospital

    University Of Ut Med Center
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Kunkel & Staff

    • English
  2. Healthgrades

    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

    Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 85.2% lower, on average, at a hospital rated 5 stars compared to a hospital rated 1 star for that procedure. Choosing the right hospital is critical to your health. View Slideshow

    Dr. Kunkel's Hospital Quality

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    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    Patient Satisfaction

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    Dr. Kunkel's Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    5 responses
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    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    5 responses
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    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    5 responses
    above
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    Under 10 minutes 5 responses
    shorter than
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Kunkel
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    5 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    5 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
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    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    5 responses
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    Appointments & Offices

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    Is Dr. Kunkel accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

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    Office Locations

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    University of Utah Clinic 2 RHU
    50 N Medical Dr
    Salt Lake City, UT 84132
    (801) 581-7724 (Office)
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