Dr. Alton Parker, MD

Dr. Alton Parker, MD

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General Surgery  ·  
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44 y/o
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Dr. Alton Parker, MD is a general surgery specialist in Salt Lake City, UT and has been practicing for 8 years. He specializes in general surgery.Read his story

Envision Physician Services

1220 E 3900 S Ste 4E

Salt Lake City, UT 84124
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Top Care Areas

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Gastrointestinal Diseases
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more than 28% of peers
Abdominal Disorders
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more than 13% of peers

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Dr. Parker's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Parker "Dr. Parker grew up in Jackson Wyoming and is an avid outdoorsman. He attended University of Wyoming, St Matthews Medical School in Belize and trained at 900 Bed Level 1 Trauma Center in downtown Detroit at Henry Ford Hospital. He now enjoys the outdoors in Utah and treats patients in and around Salt Lake City. "

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Parker "I take pride in being kind, honest, open and very straight forward with my patients.  I also believe that most doctors don't do a great job at explaining medical problems and the solutions.  This is also why I've written articles on my website myself, and made countless videos specifically with patient understanding in mind. I also spend more time with my patients than the average surgeon. -Dr. Buck"

1  Specialties

  • General Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Physician Specialties*

20  Conditions Treated

26  Procedures

  • Abdominal Surgery
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Advanced Laparoscopic Surgery
  • Appendectomy
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Colectomy
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gallbladder Surgery
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Gastrointestinal Surgery
  • Hernia Repair
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparoscopic Abdominal Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparoscopy
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Surgery, Trauma
  • Surgical Procedures

Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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Education

  • University of Wyoming
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1997
  • St. Matthews University / School of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2004
  • Henry Ford Hospital- Detroit, MI.
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2010

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Parker has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Parker's Reviews

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4.0

Based on 4 reviews

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What People Say About Dr. Alton Parker, MD
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Dr Parker is fantastic. He listens to the patient and sincerely cares about the outcome for the patient and quality of life. He is smart and can think outside the box . He is on the ball as they say. I completely trust his judgement and skill.
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