Dr. Fritz Bech, MD

Vascular Surgery •  Male • Age 65

  
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Dr. Fritz Bech, MD is a vascular surgery specialist in Salt Lake City, UT and has been practicing for 35 years. He specializes in vascular surgery.


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Vascular Specialists at St. Mark's

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(801) 262-2806
Vascular Specialists at St. Mark's1160 E 3900 S Ste 3100 Salt Lake City, UT 84124
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I was a patient with dr bech in new Jersey for quite a few years he was caring and concerned for my well being and I thank Hil and wish him good luck in his new location.he was truly a good vascular physician and I was very happy with his approach.Thank you
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Dr. Bech accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
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Choice Plus POS II
Select
Amerihealth
Personal Choice PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Coventry Health Care
Coventry Health America PPO
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Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP) PPO
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First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
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Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Humana
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MultiPlan
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Practice Areas

Arteriovenous Malformation (AVM)

Arteriovenous malformation (AVM) specialists diagnose and treat abnormal blood vessel connections between arteries and veins that result in damage or death of body tissue and nerve cells.

Typically treats 85% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 1 condition or procedure

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Arteriovenous Shunt Creation
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Bech performs Arteriovenous Shunt Creation more than 85% of their peers

Dr. Bech performs this procedure more than 85% of their peers

Removal of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Bech performs Removal of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis more than 19% of their peers

Dr. Bech performs this procedure more than 19% of their peers

Aortic Aneurysm or Dissection

Aortic aneurym or dissection specialists diagnose and treat abnormal bulges or tears in the wall of the aorta, which are life-threatening and require immediate surgery.

Typically treats 74% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 2 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Aortic Aneurysm
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Bech treats Aortic Aneurysm more than 87% of their peers

Dr. Bech treats this condition more than 87% of their peers

Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Bech treats Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA) more than 61% of their peers

Dr. Bech treats this condition more than 61% of their peers

Peripheral Vascular Procedures

Peripheral vascular disorder is diagnosed through a variety of procedures, including angiogram, ankle-brachial index and Doppler ultrasound. Surgical treatments include bypass graft surgery, balloon angioplasty, and stent.

Typically treats 52% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 4 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Bech performs Peripheral Artery Catheterization more than 77% of their peers

Dr. Bech performs this procedure more than 77% of their peers

Revision of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Bech performs Revision of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis more than 68% of their peers

Dr. Bech performs this procedure more than 68% of their peers

Peripheral Artery Bypass
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Bech performs Peripheral Artery Bypass more than 45% of their peers

Dr. Bech performs this procedure more than 45% of their peers

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Dr. Bech's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Bech treats Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD) more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Bech treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Atherosclerosis
  • Autoimmune Atherosclerosis
  • Buerger's Disease
  • Carotid Atherosclerosis
  • Coronary Artery Calcification
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 1
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 2
  • Coronary Atherosclerosis
  • Raynaud's Disease
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
Vascular Surgical Procedure
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Bech performs Vascular Surgical Procedure more than 92% of his peers

Dr. Bech performs this procedure more than 92% of his peers

Vascular Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Bech treats Vascular Disease more than 89% of his peers

Dr. Bech treats this condition more than 89% of his peers

Dr. Bech's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
  • Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Aneurysm
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
  • Arteriovenous Fistula Repair
  • Arteriovenous Shunt Creation
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Atherosclerosis of Aorta
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Carotid Ultrasound
  • Chronic Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Chronic Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Dialysis Access Procedures
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Embolectomy, Thrombectomy, or Vessel Exploration
  • Endovascular Repair of Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Endovascular Repair of Aorta
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Surgery
  • Hypertensive Encephalopathy
  • Laparotomy
  • Lung Surgery
  • Median Arcuate Ligament Syndrome (MALS)
  • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
  • Peripheral Arterial Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Peripheral Artery Bypass
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Removal of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
  • Revision of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
  • Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
  • Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Thrombosis
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Varicose Vein Procedure
  • Varicose Veins
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
  • Vascular Surgical Procedure
  • Vascular Transcatheter Embolization
  • Venous Compression
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Venous Insufficiency
  • Venous Sclerotherapy

About Me

I do my best to accurately diagnose and effectively treat your vascular condition in the least invasive way possible. I am an expert in the entire range of treatment options for arterial and venous disease. Some treatment options involve only counsel...

Specialties

  • Vascular Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

Dartmouth Hitchcock M C
Residency Hospital
University of Chicago Hosps
Residency Hospital
1985
MED COLL OF PA
Medical School

Awards

Affiliated Hospitals

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St. Mark's Hospital

Salt Lake City, UT

67% Patient experience rating, 2% lower than the national average

Jefferson Cherry Hill Hospital

Cherry Hill, NJ
  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2019, 2018)

Jefferson Stratford Hospital

Stratford, NJ

65% Patient experience rating, 4% lower than the national average

  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2019, 2018)

Jefferson Washington Township Hospital

Turnersville, NJ
  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2019, 2018)