Dr. Nicholas J. Paulk, MD

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Specializes in General Surgery • Male

324 E 10th Ave Ste 100
Salt Lake City, UT 84103
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Dr. Paulk's Specialties

  • General Surgery

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Hospital Quality

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Lds Hospital
324 8th Avenue
Salt Lake City, UT 84143

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Avenues Specialty Clinic
Avenues Specialty Clinic, General Surgery
324 E 10th Ave Ste 100
Salt Lake City, UT 84103
IHC Salt Lake Clinic
IHC Salt Lake Clinic
389 S 900 E
Salt Lake City, UT 84102
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    Dr. Paulk's Experience

    Specialties

    • General Surgery

    Board Certifications

    • General Surgery
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    • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
    • Colectomy
    • Colon and Rectal Surgery
    • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
    • Esophageal Surgery
    • Excision of Breast Tumor
    • Excision of Skin Lesion
    • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
    • Femoral Hernia Repair, Open
    • Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
    • Gallbladder Removal
    • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
    • Gastroenterology Procedures
    • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
    • Hernia Repair
    • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
    • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
    • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
    • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
    • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
    • Laparotomy
    • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
    • Mastectomy
    • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
    • Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
    • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
    • Sphincterotomy
    • Splenectomy
    • Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
    • Stomach Surgery
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    • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
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    • Abdominal Disorders
    • Abdominal Pain
    • Anal Fissure
    • Anorectal Abscess
    • Appendicitis
    • Atelectasis
    • Biliary Atresia
    • Breast Cancer
    • Cancer
    • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
    • Colorectal Cancer
    • Crohn's Disease
    • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
    • Esophageal Diseases
    • Gastrointestinal Diseases
    • Hemorrhoids
    • Hernia
    • Hyperparathyroidism
    • Incisional Hernia
    • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
    • Inguinal Hernia
    • Intestinal Abscess
    • Intestinal Obstruction
    • Lipomas
    • Lung Cancer
    • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
    • Pleural Effusion
    • Pulmonary Disease
    • Pyloric Stenosis
    • Secondary Malignancies
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    • Stomach Diseases
    • Thrombosis
    • Umbilical Hernia
    • Vascular Disease
    • Ventral Hernia
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    Background Check for Dr. Paulk

    Malpractice Claims not available

    • Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Utah.
    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    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

    Oregon Health Sciences University
    Graduated in 2006
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Paulk & Staff

    • English
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    Dr. Paulk's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    Patient Satisfaction

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    Likelihood to Recommend

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    5 out of 5

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Paulk to family and friends

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    3 responses

    Dr. Paulk's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    5 out of 5

    3 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    5 out of 5

    3 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    5 out of 5

    3 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    Under 10 minutes

    3 responses

    Experience with Dr. Paulk

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    5 out of 5

    3 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    5 out of 5

    3 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    5 out of 5

    3 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    5 out of 5

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    Office Locations

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    Avenues Specialty Clinic
    Avenues Specialty Clinic, General Surgery
    324 E 10th Ave Ste 100
    Salt Lake City, UT 84103
    (801) 408-7660 (Office)
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    IHC Salt Lake Clinic
    389 S 900 E
    Salt Lake City, UT 84102
    (385) 282-2000 (Office)
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