Dr. Bret Boyle, DO

Dr. Bret Boyle, DO

Undersea & Hyperbaric Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
58 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Bret Boyle, DO is an undersea & hyperbaric medicine specialist in Salt Lake City, UT and has been practicing for 16 years. He specializes in undersea & hyperbaric medicine.Read his story

Physician Wound Care Specialists of Utah

1220 E 3900 S Ste 3A

Salt Lake City, UT 84124
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Insurance Accepted

  • AARP
  • Aetna
  • Altius Health Plans
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Careplus
  • CareSource
  • CeltiCare Health
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Community Health Choice
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Direct Care America/Primary Health Services (DCA/PHS)

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Dr. Boyle's Experience

Dr. Boyle's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Undersea & Hyperbaric Medicine
  • Board certified in Aerospace Medicine, Family Practice and Undersea & Hyperbaric Medicine
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Dr. Boyle's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Boyle "Dr. Boyle began his medical career in Santa Barbara, CA as a nurse's aide where he developed a caring and compassionate heart for the sick, wounded and disabled. After 6 years in this capacity he went on to medical school. He furthered his training in both Family and Aviation Medicine in the U.S. Army. After 10 years of world wide, diverse military service, he returned stateside to complete a one-year fellowship at Duke University in Hyperbaric Medicine and Wound Care. He continued his military service and became Chief Physician of the U. S. Army's only Wound and Hyperbaric Center in Augusta, Georgia. For 4 years he treated many battle-wounded soldiers along with more common types of problem wounds while serving as a special consultant to the Army Surgeon General. After leaving the military in 2008, Dr. Boyle and family, relocated to Utah, where he continues his mission; to provide excellence in individual medical care with genuine compassion. Dr. Boyle has elevated Wound Care to a Speciality by showing the necessity of proper wound care management to reduce infection, amputation and death. From Dr. Boyle's unique skills set he brought to Utah's Medical Service bedside, hands-on wound care to residents of 15 different skilled nursing facilities, while teaching, training and guiding the nursing staff to improve overall prevention and care. He also has worked closedly with Home Health and Hospice agencies to teach and train their nursing staff for how to best provide good wound care to their patients. Three years later, he opened a private wound care practice which he named, 'Physician Wound Care' which is on the St. Mark's Hospital campus central building, 3rd floor above the ER, where he continues to provide specialty care to those with Wound Care needs. Dr. Boyle is Board Certified in: Family Medicine Advanced Wound Care Undersea and Hyperbaric Medicine "
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Boyle "Millions of people from all walks of life and all ages struggle with various types of non-healing skin wounds. These "problem" wounds fail to respond to standard treatments due to any number of often hidden, underlying issues. Our staff has been trained to identify and treat the diverse conditions that often upset the normal healing process. Working with the body's natural processes, we can inspire the healing of even the most persistent wounds."

1  Specialties

  • Undersea & Hyperbaric Medicine

3  Board Certifications

  • Aerospace Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
  • Family Practice
    Accredited by: American Osteopathic Board of Family Physicians**
  • Undersea & Hyperbaric Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Preventive Medicine*

19  Conditions Treated

  • Abscess
  • Chronic Non-Healing Wounds
  • Diabetic (Charcot) Foot
  • Diabetic Neuropathy
  • Heel Pain
  • Leg Venous Ulcer
  • Lymphedema
  • Non-Healing Sores
  • Open Wound
  • Second-Degree Burns
  • Soft Tissue Infection
  • Spider Bites
  • Surgical Infections
  • Third-Degree Burns
  • Ulcer of Foot
  • Venous Insufficiency
  • Wound and-or Ulcer Foot
  • Wound Infection
  • Wounds

6  Procedures

  • Abscess Incision and Drainage
  • Diabetic Wound Care
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Skin Grafts
  • Wound Care and Management
  • Wound Repair

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.


  • Westmont College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1989
  • Western University of the Health Sciences, College of Osteopathic Medicine of the Pacific
    Medical School | Graduated 1993
  • Pacific Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1994
  • Tripler Army Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1998
  • Duke University School Of Medicine
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2002

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Boyle has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Boyle's Reviews

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124 total reviews (40 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (124)

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Dr. Boyle's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes
Dr. Boyle Says:

Thank You for trusting me with your Wound Care needs!


Patient Comments (40)

Thank you very much for healing my wound.
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Dr Boyle has been the best wound care dr ever. He will always be loved by his patients including me the most. Hope dr boyle dose not lot leave this clinic ever he makes everyone laugh.
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The office staff is great! Office is great, caring and easy to talk too. Willing to work with your schedule and respect your time.
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We were so happy to find Dr. Boyle and his clinic. He and his family owned business were amazing. They were able to patiently and effectively treat my foot ulcer. Dr Boyle is very proactive and involves you in your treatment. He was so helpful in setting up home healthcare to keep my wound care...more
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Dr. Brett Boyle & his son Christian, are amazing. Christian is always gentle and explained everything that he is doing when prepping a wound for Dr Boyle to examine. He is very compassionate and does everything that he can do to avoid causing any additional pain with his patients. Dr Boyle, is...more
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