Dr. Paul F. Olson, MD

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Specializes in Ophthalmology • Male • Age 64

1055 N 300 W Ste 204
Provo, UT 84604
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Hospital Quality

The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

Utah Valley Regional Medical Center
1034 North 500 West
Provo, UT 84604

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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

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Patient Satisfaction

Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Olson

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
UTAH VALLEY EYE CENTER
UTAH VALLEY EYE CENTER
1055 N 300 W Ste 204
Provo, UT 84604
ARIS VISION INSTITUTE
ARIS VISION INSTITUTE
4001 S 700 E Ste 20
Salt Lake City, UT 84107
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    Dr. Olson's Experience

    Specialties

    • Ophthalmology
    1
    • Cataract Removal Surgery
    • Contact Lens
    • Contact Lens Services
    • Eyelid Surgery
    • Ocular Prosthetics
    • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
    • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
    2
    • Anterior Scleritis
    • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
    • Bell's Palsy
    • Blepharitis
    • Blocked Tear Duct
    • Cataract
    • Chalazion
    • Chorioretinal Scars
    • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
    • Contusion of the Eyeball
    • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
    • Corneal Ulcer
    • Degenerative Disorders of Globe
    • Diabetic Retinopathy
    • Diplopia
    • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
    • Drusen
    • Dry Eyes
    • Ectropion of Eyelid
    • Esotropia
    • Floaters
    • Focal Chorioretinitis and Focal Retinochoroiditis
    • Glaucoma
    • Headache
    • Herpetic Keratitis
    • Keratitis
    • Keratoconus
    • Lazy Eye
    • Macular Edema
    • Migraine
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    • Night Blindness
    • Nystagmus
    • Parasitic Endophthalmitis
    • Pinguecula
    • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
    • Progressive High Myopia
    • Pterygium
    • Retinal Dystrophy
    • Retinal Neovascularization
    • Senile Cataracts
    • Stye
    • Trichiasis
    • Uveitis (Iridocyclitis)
    • Visual Field Defects
    • Vitreous Hemorrhage
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    Background Check for Dr. Olson

    Malpractice Claims not available

    • Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Utah.

    0 Sanctions

    • 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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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    University Of Utah School Of Medicine
    Graduated in 1979
    5

    Languages Spoken by Dr. Olson & Staff

    • English
    • Spanish
  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. Olson's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    • Utah Valley Regional Medical Center

  3. Healthgrades

    8 Facts About Patient Satisfaction Surveys

    Patient satisfaction surveys provide a standardized way of reporting about healthcare experiences. But there can be more than meets the eye when reviewing scores. Here's what you should know

    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Olson

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Olson to family and friends

    2 responses
    above
    national average

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    Dr. Olson's Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    2 responses
    above
    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    2 responses
    above
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    2 responses
    above
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    10 – 15 minutes 2 responses
    shorter than
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Olson
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    2 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    2 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    2 responses
    above
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    2 responses
    above
    national average

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  4. Healthgrades

    7 Tips to Prepare for Your Appointment

    The key to a successful appointment is communication. To get the most out of your visit, prepare ahead of time so you can lead the conversation with your doctor. These 7 tips will get you ready

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    Appointments & Offices

    Check insurance plans, locations and make an appointment

    Is Dr. Olson accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

    What insurance does he accept?*

    • Aetna
    • Altius Health Plans
    • Assurant Health
    • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    • Cigna
    • Commercial Insurance Company
    • Coventry Health Care
    • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    • Group Health Cooperative
    • Health Net
    • Humana
    • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
    • Medicare
    • Principal Life
    • Providence Health Plans
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    • Tricare
    • TriWest Champus
    • United Healthcare
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    Office Locations

    A
    UTAH VALLEY EYE CENTER
    1055 N 300 W Ste 204
    Provo, UT 84604
    (801) 371-7373 (Office)
    (801) 357-7217 (Fax)
    B
    ARIS VISION INSTITUTE
    4001 S 700 E Ste 20
    Salt Lake City, UT 84107
    (801) 264-6734 (Office)
    (801) 264-6788 (Fax)
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    Staff friendliness and courteousness
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