Dr. Alton Parker, MD

Dr. Alton Parker, MD

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General Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
44 y/o
(4)

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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

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1220 E 3900 S Ste 4E

Salt Lake City, UT 84124
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Dr. Parker's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Appendicitis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Parker treats Appendicitis more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Parker treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Acute Appendicitis
  • Chronic Appendicitis
  • Parasitic Appendicitis
Rib Fracture
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Parker treats Rib Fracture more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Parker treats this condition more than 96% of his peers

Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Parker performs Appendectomy, Laparoscopic more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Parker performs this procedure more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Parker's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Disorders
Abdominal Hernia
Abdominal Pain
Abdominal Surgery
Abscess
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Advanced Laparoscopic Surgery
Anal Disorders
Anal or Rectal Pain
Aneurysm
Appendectomy
Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
Appendectomy, Open
Appendicitis
Benign Tumor
Bile Duct Procedure
Biliary Dyskinesia
Breast Cancer
Breast Diseases
Breast Surgical Procedure
Burn Injuries
Cancer
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
Cholelithiasis
Colectomy
Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
Colon and Rectal Surgery
Colorectal Cancer
Constipation
Crohn's Disease
Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
Esophageal Diseases
Esophageal Surgery
Esophagectomy (Esophagogastrostomy, Esophagojejunostomy)
Excision of Skin Lesion
Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
Fracture
Gallbladder Diseases
Gallbladder Removal
Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
Gallbladder Surgery
Gastroenterology Procedures
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Gastrointestinal Surgery
Gastrotomy
Head and Neck Surgery
Heart Surgery
Hemorrhoids
Hernia
Hernia Repair
Incisional Hernia
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Inguinal Hernia
Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Intestinal Abscess
Intestinal Obstruction
Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
Laparoscopic Abdominal Surgery
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
Laparoscopy
Laparotomy
Lipomas
Liver Diseases and Disorders
Lung Surgery
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Minimally Invasive Surgery
Obesity
Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
Pancreatic Cancer
Partial Lung Collapse
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
Pleural Effusion
Port Placements or Replacements
Pulmonary Disease
Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
Rib Fracture
Secondary Malignancies
Second-Degree Burns
Small Intestine Cancer
Splenectomy
Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
Stomach Diseases
Stomach Surgery
Surgery, Trauma
Surgical Procedures
Thoracentesis
Thrombosis
Tracheal Surgery
Ulcer
Umbilical Hernia
Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Varicose Veins
Vascular Disease
Wound Repair

About Me

Care Philosophy

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 w...

Specialties

  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

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

Awards

Dr. Parker's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Parker

4.0

Based on 4 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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3 Stars
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2 Stars
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1 Star
25%
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Average Wait Time
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Dr. Parker's Performance
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  • Staff friendliness
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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