Dr. Alfonso Preciado, MD

Dr. Alfonso Preciado, MD

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General Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
53 y/o
(13)

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Dr. Alfonso Preciado, MD is a general surgery specialist in Salt Lake City, UT and has been practicing for 19 years. He specializes in general surgery, gastroenterological surgery, and more.

Mountain Star General Surgery

1250 E 3900 S Ste 460

Salt Lake City, UT 84124
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Insurance Accepted

  • AARP
  • Aetna
  • Altius Health Plans
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareSource
  • Cigna
  • Community Health Choice
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Federal Employee Program (FEP)
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Health Net
  • HealthPlus
  • HealthPlus Amerigroup

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Top Care Areas

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

Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
normal
more than 5% of peers
Umbilical Hernia
normal
more than 5% of peers
Intestinal Obstruction
normal
more than 5% of peers

Dr. Preciado'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. Preciado "My approach to patients is essentially the way I would like me or my family members to be treated. I like to take my time, talk to patients, and listen to them so I can offer them tailored treatment to their choices and also to allow me to make recommendations based on what specific problems they came to see me for."

4  Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Gastroenterological Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Surgery
  • Robotic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

41  Conditions Treated

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52  Procedures

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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

  • University of Panama
    Medical School | Graduated 1989
  • Western Pennsylvania Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1993
  • Western Pennsylvania Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1998
  • Baylor University
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1999

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Preciado has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Preciado's Reviews

4.9
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Preciado to family and friends
13 total reviews (6 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (13)

  • 5
    (12)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (0)

Dr. Preciado's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

I would absolutely recommend Dr Alphonso Preciado to anyone I know who may require his medical services. Thank you, Niki Guzman
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Dr Preciado surgically repaired a inguinal hernia that Had been causing me trouble for over a year. From the initial consultation, and through the surgery he was confident and professional along with a very rare personal level of care. My mechanical/endoscopic surgery was performed perfectly with...more
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Dr. Preciado and his entire staff were very friendly and helpful.
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After entering as Emergency patient, Dr. Preciado did an emergency Gallbladder removal on my husband on a Saturday. We found Dr. Precido extremely professional, knowledgeable and very caring, Because of out complications my husband has, the doctor took the time to listen and explain what the...more
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Dr Preciado was great. He explained the procedure he was going to do and was so great to answer my questions. He even called me at home to answer on of my questions. I'd recommend him in a minute.
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