Dr. Clark Sheffield, MD

Dr. Clark Sheffield, MD

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General Surgery  |  
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57 y/o
(26)

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Dr. Clark Sheffield, MD is a general surgery specialist in American Fork, UT and has been practicing for 26 years. He graduated from University Of Utah School Of Medicine in 1987 and specializes in general surgery.

Utah Surgical Associates

1248 E 90 N Ste 102

American Fork, UT 84003
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Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Altius Health Plans
  • Assurant Health
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Molina Healthcare
  • MultiPlan
  • SelectHealth
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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Appendicitis
very high
more than 95% of peers
Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
very high
more than 93% of peers
Umbilical Hernia
very high
more than 93% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Sheffield "You, the patient, are the most important person to our practice. We are committed to providing the best possible medical care. Excellence is our goal. We have worked to provide a full range of service and have highly trained and knowledgeable staff who have been together for some ten years plus. We look forward to being part of your medical team."
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Specialties

  • General Surgery
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Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
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Conditions Treated

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Procedures

  • Abdominal Surgery
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Appendectomy
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Biopsy of Breast
  • Bladder Surgery
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Colectomy
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Excision of Breast Tumor
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hernia Repair
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Lung Surgery
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Mastectomy
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Paracentesis
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thyroid Surgery
  • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Wound Repair

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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 Utah School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1987
  • University of Chicago
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1988
  • University of Chicago
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • University Of California San Francisco
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1992

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Sheffield has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Sheffield does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Sheffield and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Timpanogos Regional Hospital

is a Recipient of a Healthgrades Excellence Award
Patient Safety Excellence Award

Hospital Quality Award

Dr. Sheffield is on the medical staff at our top-rated hospital.

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Dr. Sheffield's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Sheffield to family and friends
3.8
based on 26 total reviews (6 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (26)

  • 5
    (17)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (7)

Dr. Sheffield's Performance

Trustworthiness
VERY GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
VERY GOOD
Answers Questions
VERY GOOD
Time well spent
VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

in Eagle Mountain, UT
As far as skill goes, he is great! But if bedside manner or a personable follow up is important to you, choose another qualified physician.
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in Provo, UT
Dr. Sheffield took out my daughters appendix when she was 4 yrs old. He was kind, compassionate and explained things very patiently.
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in Lehi, UT
Dr. Clark Sheffield performed emergency surgery on me after I showed up at the ER very septic with a perforated bowel. This was just the beginning of a series of appointments and surgeries, and at every turn both Dr. Sheffield and his entire office staff have been both ultra professional and a...more
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in Draper, UT
If I could give a zero stars, I would. I would never recommend meeting with Dr. Sheffield or anyone at Utah Surgical Associates. They will over charge you and never help you resolve your problem or issue.
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in Salem, UT
I enjoyed my visit with Dr. Sheffield and appreciated the time he spent with me explaining my options. He helped me make an informed design on whether or not I should move forward with surgery. He never seemed rushed, or in hurry to get to his next appointment. He was very personable and willing to...more
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