Dr. William T. Couldwell, MD

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Specializes in Neurosurgery • Male • Age 58

175 Medical Plz Suite 4
Salt Lake City, UT 84112
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Dr. Couldwell:

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Dr. Couldwell's Experience

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Dr. Couldwell's Specialties

Procedures Dr. Couldwell Performs

  • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunts - Insertion, Repair or Removal
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
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Conditions Dr. Couldwell Treats

  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
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Hospital Quality

The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

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

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Patient Satisfaction

Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Couldwell

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
University UT Clncl Nrscncs Ctr
University UT Clncl Nrscncs Ctr
175 Medical Plz Suite 4
Salt Lake City, UT 84112
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    Dr. Couldwell's Experience

    Research training, expertise and qualifications

    Specialties

    • Neurosurgery

    Board Certifications

    • Neurosurgery, 1994
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    • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunts - Insertion, Repair or Removal
    • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
    • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Spinal Cord Repair
    • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
    2
    • Acoustic Neuroma
    • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
    • Brain Aneurysm
    • Brain Cancer
    • Cerebral Vascular Disease
    • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
    • Craniopharyngioma
    • Degenerative Disc Disease
    • Epilepsy
    • Hydrocephalus
    • Meningiomas
    • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
    • Scoliosis
    • Secondary Malignancies
    • Spine Deformities
    • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
    • Stroke
    3

    Background Check for Dr. Couldwell

    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

    5

    Education & Training

    Medical School

    McGill University / Faculty of Medicine

    Internship Hospital

    La Co-Usc Med Ctr

    Residency Hospital

    La Co-Usc Med Ctr

    Fellowship Hospital

    McGill U
    Montreal Neurosurg Inst & Hosp
    Neurosurg Srv Chuv
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Couldwell & Staff

    • English
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    Dr. Couldwell's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    • University of Utah Health Care

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Couldwell

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Couldwell to family and friends

    14 responses
    above
    national average

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    Dr. Couldwell's Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    13 responses
    above
    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    14 responses
    above
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    14 responses
    above
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    10 – 15 minutes 14 responses
    same as
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Couldwell
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    14 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    14 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    14 responses
    above
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    14 responses
    above
    national average

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    Appointments & Offices

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    Is Dr. Couldwell accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

    What insurance does he accept?

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    Office Locations

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    University UT Clncl Nrscncs Ctr
    175 Medical Plz Suite 4
    Salt Lake City, UT 84112
    (801) 585-7575 (Office)
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