Dr. Gordon Harmston, MD

Dr. Gordon Harmston, MD

GastroenterologyMaleAge 52

Accepting new patients
Telehealth services available

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(801) 871-8856

Dr. Gordon Harmston, MD is a Gastroenterology Specialist in Salt Lake City, UT. He is affiliated with medical facilities such as Lakeview Hospital and Intermountain Medical Center. He is accepting new patients and has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Harmston to book an appointment.

Locations

Utah Gastroenterology

Utah Gastroenterology - Old Mill6360 S 3000 E Ste 310 Salt Lake City, UT 84121
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Hospital Highlight

Dr. Harmston is affiliated with Lakeview Hospital Bountiful, a highly rated hospital.

At a Glance

  • Explains Conditions Well Patients said this doctor explains conditions well. See reviews
  • Offers Telehealth This provider offers telehealth appointments. Call the office to schedule an appointment.
  • Practices at Top Hospital Patient Safety Excellence Award™ See hospitals

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Dr. Harmston's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Harmston

4.7

Based on 71 ratings

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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1 Star
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What went well
  • Explained conditions well (56)
  • Trusted the provider's decisions (56)
  • Appointment scheduling (55)
What could be improved
  • Appointment was rushed (4)
  • Didn't listen or answer questions (4)
  • Didn't explain conditions well (3)
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He is absolutely wonderful! He stays on top of the latest research and has a very warm personality.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
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Ann Parkinson – Sep 09, 2020
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The facility and the staff were wonderful. My provider was very helpful. The experience was a lot better than I expected.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
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K.E – Jun 22, 2016
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Everyone was very kind and professional my appointment went very well thank you
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
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A.G – Jun 14, 2016
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I was sooo nervous about seeing Dr. Harmsten....after meeting him I knew why so many people recommended him to me......he is kind, doesn't rush you and listens intently at what you have to say... I recommend him highly....
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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New York, NY – Jun 09, 2016
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Had a great experience during a worrisome time. I felt very comfortable during the complete procedure. I
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Harmston's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Harmston treats Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease more than 94% of his peers

Dr. Harmston treats this condition more than 94% of his peers

Gastritis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Harmston treats Gastritis more than 94% of his peers

Dr. Harmston treats this condition more than 94% of his peers

Diarrhea
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Harmston treats Diarrhea more than 94% of his peers

Dr. Harmston treats this condition more than 94% of his peers

Dr. Harmston's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Anal or Rectal Pain
  • Anemia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Barrett's Esophagus
  • Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
  • Benign Tumor
  • Bile Duct Procedure
  • Biliary Atresia
  • Blood Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Celiac Disease
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Cholelithiasis
  • Cirrhosis
  • Colon Cancer Screening
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Colorectal Cancer Screening
  • Constipation
  • Copper Metabolism Disorders
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Dehydration
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Diarrhea
  • Diverticulitis, Intestinal
  • Diverticulosis, Intestinal
  • Duodenal Polypectomy
  • Duodenal Ulcer
  • Duodenitis
  • Dysphagia
  • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
  • Enteritis
  • Eosinophilic Esophagitis
  • ERCP (Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography)
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Diverticulum
  • Esophageal Motility Disorders
  • Esophageal Ulcer
  • Esophageal Varices
  • Esophagitis
  • Gallbladder Scan
  • Gallstones
  • Gas-Bloat Syndrome
  • Gastric Ulcer
  • Gastritis
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Bleeding
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gastrointestinal Malabsorption
  • Gastrojejunal Ulcer
  • Gastroparesis
  • Heartburn
  • Hemochromatosis
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hepatitis A Screening
  • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
  • Hepatitis B Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis C
  • Hepatitis C Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • Hepatopulmonary Syndrome
  • Hepatorenal Syndrome
  • Hernia
  • Hiatal Hernia
  • Ileus
  • Impedance Testing
  • Indigestion
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Instrumental Diagnostic Evaluation for Dysphagia
  • Intestinal Ischemia
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Ischemic Colitis
  • Lactose Intolerance
  • Liver Damage from Alcohol
  • Liver Function Test
  • Mallory-Weiss Syndrome
  • Malnutrition
  • Nausea
  • Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
  • Non-Neonatal Jaundice
  • Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
  • Pancreatitis
  • Peptic Ulcer
  • pH Probe
  • Pouchitis
  • Primary Biliary Cholangitis
  • Primary Sclerosing Cholangitis
  • Pyloric Stenosis
  • Reflux Esophagitis
  • Screening Colonoscopy
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Ulcer
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Ultrasound, Endoanal
  • Ultrasound, Esophageal
  • Unexplained Weight Loss
  • VAP Lipid Testing
  • Viral Enteritis
  • Viral Hepatitis
  • Viral Infection
  • Vomiting Disorders
  • Wireless pH Testing

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(801) 871-8856

Dr. Harmston accepts the following insurance:

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About Me

Care Philosophy

I try hard to listen to patients and find out their concerns and needs. I try to educate patients so that they understand all of their treatment options....Read more

Biography

I love the disease process in GI. Many GI illnesses are amenable to therapy. It is a technologically heavy specialty that is rapidly changing. The disease...Read more

Specialties

  • Gastroenterology
  • Transplant Hepatology

Board Certifications

Education

University of Utah
Fellowship Hospital
University Of Ne Med Center
Residency Hospital
University Of Ut Med Center
Residency Hospital

Awards

Frequently Asked Questions

How can I make an appointment with Dr. Gordon Harmston, MD?

Call (801) 871-8856 to make an appointment as a new patient. Click here for more information.

Does Dr. Gordon Harmston, MD offer telehealth services?

Dr. Harmston has indicated that they offer telehealth. Contact the office to check for eligibility for your needs.

Is Dr. Gordon Harmston, MD accepting new patients?

Dr. Gordon Harmston, MD generally accepts new patients on Healthgrades. You can see Dr. Harmston's profile to make an appointment.

Does Dr. Gordon Harmston, MD accept my insurance?

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What are Dr. Gordon Harmston, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Harmston frequently treats Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease, Gastritis, and Diarrhea. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Harmston treats.

Where is Dr. Gordon Harmston, MD's office located?

Dr. Harmston's office is located at 6360 S 3000 E Ste 310, Salt Lake City, UT 84121. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

Affiliated Hospitals

Dr. Harmston is affiliated with the following hospitals. Select a hospital below to learn more.

Learn more about how Healthgrades measuresHospital Quality.

Lakeview Hospital

Bountiful, UT

74% Patient Experience Rating, 5% higher than the national average

6 Awards Received

Award Highlight: Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2021)

Intermountain Medical Center

Murray, UT

75% Patient Experience Rating, 6% higher than the national average

1 Award Received

Riverton Hospital

Riverton, UT

80% Patient Experience Rating, 11% higher than the national average

2 Awards Received

Award Highlight: Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2021)

Sevier Valley Hospital

Richfield, UT

80% Patient Experience Rating, 11% higher than the national average