Dr. Steven A. Porter, MD

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Specializes in Gastroenterology • Male • Age 54

4403 Harrison Blvd Suite 2855
Ogden, UT 84403
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Dr. Porter:

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Dr. Porter's Experience

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Hospital Quality

The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

Ogden Regional Medical Center
5475 South 500 East
Ogden, UT 84405
Intermountain McKay-Dee Hospital
4401 Harrison Boulevard
Ogden, UT 84403

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Patient Satisfaction

Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Porter

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Digestive Health Specialties
Digestive Health Specialties
4403 Harrison Blvd Suite 2855
Ogden, UT 84403
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    Dr. Porter's Experience

    Research training, expertise and qualifications

    Specialties

    • Gastroenterology

    Board Certifications

    • Gastroenterology
    • Internal Medicine
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    • Capsule Endoscopy
    • Colon Cancer Screening
    • Colonoscopy
    • Colonoscopy With Polypectomy
    • Endoscopic Common Duct Stone Removal
    • ERCP (Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography)
    • Esaphgo-Gastro-Duodenoscopy (EGD)
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    • Abdominal Pain
    • Celiac Disease
    • Constipation
    • Diarrhea
    • IBS Associated With Inflammatory Bowel Disease
    • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
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    Background Check for Dr. Porter

    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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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Louisiana State Univ School Of Medicine In New Orleans
    Graduated in 1988

    Internship Hospital

    Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center
    Complete in 1989

    Residency Hospital

    Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center
    Complete in 1991

    Fellowship Hospital

    Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center
    Complete in 1993

    Undergraduate Schools

    Centenary College
    Graduated in 1982
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Porter & 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. Porter's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

    Check out the quality of care at the 2 hospitals where Dr. Porter has admitting privileges:

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    • Intermountain McKay-Dee Hospital

    • Ogden Regional Medical Center

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    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. Porter

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Porter to family and friends

    30 responses
    below
    national average

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    Dr. Porter's Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    30 responses
    below
    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    30 responses
    same as
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    30 responses
    below
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    16 – 30 minutes 24 responses
    longer than
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Porter
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    30 responses
    below
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    30 responses
    below
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    30 responses
    below
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    30 responses
    below
    national average

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    7 Tips to Prepare for Your Appointment

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    Appointments & Offices

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    Is Dr. Porter accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

    What insurance does he accept?

    • AARP
    • Aetna
    • Altius Health Plans
    • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    • Cigna
    • Coventry Health Care
    • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    • GEHA
    • Humana
    • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
    • Medicaid
    • Medicare
    • Molina Healthcare
    • MultiPlan
    • Principal Financial Group
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    Office Locations

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    Digestive Health Specialties
    4403 Harrison Blvd Suite 2855
    Ogden, UT 84403
    (801) 387-2550 (Office)
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