Dr. Aaron Hofmann, MD

Dr. Aaron Hofmann, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 68
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Dr. Aaron Hofmann, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Salt Lake City, UT and has been practicing for 37 years. He graduated from University Of Texas Southwestern Medical Center At Dallas in 1976 and specializes in orthopedic surgery.

24 S 1100 E Ste 101

Salt Lake City, UT 84102

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Altius Health Plans
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Deseret Mutual (DMBA)
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • Health Net
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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Hofmann performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Complications of Joint Prosthesis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers
Knee Disorders
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Hofmann's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Hofmann "Personal and compassionate care with disregard for socioeconomic status. I have a passion for humanitarian and charity work in both the US and in our mission in El Salvador."

1  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*

46  Conditions Treated

  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Baker’s Cyst
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
  • Femur Fracture
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hip Fracture
  • Hip Sprain
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Fracture
  • Knee Sprain
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Limb Pain
  • Lupus
  • Morton's Neuroma
  • Muscular Dystrophy (MD)
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Spine Disorders
  • Systemic Chondromalacia
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures

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20  Procedures

  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Excision of Femur or Knee
  • Fracture Care
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Hip Replacement
  • Hip Replacement Revision
  • Hip Resurfacing
  • Joint Drainage
  • Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Knee Arthroscopy
  • Knee Dislocation Treatment
  • Knee Replacement
  • Knee Replacement Revision
  • Knee Surgery
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Steroid Injection
  • Synovial Biopsy
  • Total Knee Arthroplasty With Robotic Assistance

Background Check

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.

Education

  • North Dakota State University / Main Campus
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1972
  • University Of Texas Southwestern Medical Center At Dallas
    Medical School | Graduated 1976
  • Parkland Memorial Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1977
  • Parkland Memorial Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1981
  • Montreal General Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1981

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Hofmann has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

  • International Congress for Joint Reconstruction, Member

Dr. Hofmann's Reviews

3.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Hofmann to family and friends
20 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (20)

  • 5
    (13)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (6)

Dr. Hofmann's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

All my experience with hospitals and Dr's this was the best. Very professional, gives good advice and information. I felt confident I was making the right decision and was in good hands. The hospital staff at Salt Lake Regional was the best. I give an A+ Carrie Lund
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I love the way he cares for me and my worries. I am very analytical and was scared when I first went in to see him. He put me at ease and got me out of pain! Six years later and I am recommending Dr. Hofmann to my father for his hip and knee surgery. I'd recommend him to anyone who may be a bit of...more
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Dr. Hofmann re-constructed a shattered femur and saved my leg in 1986. This past year I developed severe hip pain and was pleasantly surprised to find he was still practicing. He and his partner Dr. Schaeffer removed the old hardware and replaced my right hip. He was also able to restore an inch of...more
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I spent maybe 15 minutes with Dr. Hofmann throughout the course of my surgery and recovery. I never knew who I would see when I went to the office. Everyone was nice but I always felt rushed. I tried to think of all the questions to ask, but felt as though they should be anticipating what info I...more
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