Dr. Daniel Cottam, MD

Dr. Daniel Cottam, MD

Bariatric Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 50
Dr. Daniel Cottam, MD is a bariatric medicine specialist in Salt Lake City, UT and has been practicing for 14 years. He graduated from University Of Texas Medical School At San Antonio in 1997 and specializes in bariatric medicine, bariatric surgery, and more.

1046 E 100 S

Salt Lake City, UT 84102

Contact Information

(801) 746-2885

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Altius Health Plans
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Dr. Cottam's Experience

Dr. Cottam's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Bariatric Medicine
  • Board certified in General Surgery
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

3  Specialties

  • Bariatric Medicine
  • Bariatric Surgery
  • General Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

2  Conditions Treated

19  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

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  • University Of Texas Medical School At San Antonio
    Medical School | Graduated 1997
  • Ia Methodist Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1998
  • Nassau University Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2002
  • University Pittsburgh Med Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2004

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Cottam has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Cottam's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Cottam to family and friends
35 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (35)

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Dr. Cottam's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Dr. Cottam is extremely rude and unprofessional. I highly recommend you look into another surgeon to care for you.
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I saw Dr Cottam for a consultation. His behavior was disrespectful and rude. He spent maybe 15 minutes in the room with me, but only 5 minutes actually discussing my medical options. The majority of the time he spent on his cell phone. Twice I was told from the office staff that the visit would be...more
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Nice enough guy. You see him once for a short visit, in the hospital for surgery, and then not again. If you have a problem, he doesn't seem to come up with specific plan of care. You're left wondering what happens next.
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