Dr. Jeffrey L. Eakin, MD

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Dr. Jeffrey L. Eakin, MD

Surgical Oncology | Male

Specialty Surgery Of Utah 3336 S Pioneer Pkwy Ste 306, Salt Lake City, UT 84120 Get Directions
(801) 964-3855

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Dr. Eakin specializes in Surgical Oncology and practices in Salt Lake City, UT. He practices at 2 locations.

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      Specialties

      • Surgical Oncology
      • Bariatric Surgery
      • Colon & Rectal Surgery
      • Gastroenterological Surgery
      • General Surgery
      • Laparoscopic Surgery

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      • General Surgery

      Conditions Treated

      • Abdominal Disorders
      • Abscess
      • Adrenal Gland Cancer
      • Anal and Rectal Cancer
      • Anal Disorders
      • Anemia
      • Anorectal Abscess
      • Appendicitis
      • Autoimmune Diseases
      • Basal Cell Carcinoma
      • Bleeding Disorders
      • Blood Disorders
      • Bone Disorders
      • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
      • Brain Cancer
      • Brain Disorders
      • Breast Cancer
      • Breast Diseases
      • Cancer
      • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
      • Coagulation Disorders (incl. Hemophilia)
      • Colon Cancer
      • Colorectal Cancer
      • Constipation
      • Crohn's Disease
      • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
      • Esophageal Cancer
      • Esophageal Diseases
      • Eye Cancer
      • Fecal Incontinence
      • Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
      • Gallbladder Cancer
      • Gallbladder Diseases
      • Gastrointestinal Diseases
      • Head and Neck Cancer
      • Hemorrhoids
      • Hernia
      • Incisional Hernia
      • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
      • Inguinal Hernia
      • Intestinal Abscess
      • Intestinal Obstruction
      • Kidney Cancer
      • Larynx Conditions
      • Leukocytosis
      • Lipomas
      • Liver Cancer
      • Lung Cancer
      • Meckel's Diverticulum
      • Melanoma
      • Neuroendocrine Tumors
      • Neutropenia
      • Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
      • Obesity
      • Pancreatic Cancer
      • Pancytopenia
      • Pregnancy-Related Disorders
      • Pulmonary Disease
      • Rectovaginal Fistula
      • Secondary Malignancies
      • Skin Cancer
      • Small Intestine Cancer
      • Squamous Cell Carcinoma
      • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
      • Stomach Cancer
      • Stomach Diseases
      • Thrombocytosis
      • Ulcer
      • Ulcerative Colitis
      • Umbilical Hernia
      • Urinary Disorders
      • Uterine Diseases
      • Vascular Disease
      • Ventral Hernia

      Procedures Performed

      • Abdominal Surgery
      • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
      • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
      • Appendectomy, Open
      • Bariatric Surgery (Weight Loss Surgery)
      • Colectomy
      • Colon and Rectal Surgery
      • Colonoscopy
      • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
      • Diaphragmatic-Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair With Robotic Assistance
      • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
      • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
      • Esophageal Cancer Resection
      • Esophageal Dilatation
      • Esophageal pH Monitoring
      • Esophageal Surgery
      • Esophagogastroscopy
      • Esophagomyotomy
      • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
      • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
      • Gallbladder Surgery
      • Gastrectomy
      • Gastric Bypass Surgery, Laparoscopic
      • Gastric Restrictive With Partial Gastrectomy or Jejunojejunostomy
      • Gastroenterology Procedures
      • Gastrotomy
      • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
      • Hernia Repair
      • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
      • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
      • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
      • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
      • Laparoscopic Abdominoperineal Resection of the Rectum With Robotic Assistance
      • Laparoscopic Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
      • Laparoscopic Surgery for Achalasia
      • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
      • Laparotomy
      • LINX® Reflux Management System
      • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
      • Minimally Invasive Esophagectomy (MIE)
      • Minimally Invasive Surgery
      • Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
      • Open Gastric Restrictive Procedure
      • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
      • Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
      • Pneumatic Dilations (PD)
      • Port Placements or Replacements
      • Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
      • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
      • Revision of Gastric Anastomosis or Restrictive Procedure
      • Robotic Heller Myotomy for the Treatment of Achalasia
      • Sleeve Gastrectomy
      • Stomach Surgery
      • Thoracentesis
      • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic

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      Education

      • Medical School
        Ohio State University College Of Medicine and Public Health

        Graduated in 2006

      • Internship Hospital
        River

        Completed in 2007

      • Residency Hospital
        Ohio State U Hosp Med Ctr

        Completed in 2011

      • Fellowship Hospital
        Ohio State U Hosp Med Ctr

        Completed in 2012

      • Undergraduate School
        Miami University

        Graduated in 2001

      Awards & Recognition

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      Languages Spoken

      • English
      • Spanish
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      • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
      • Specializes in Surgical Oncology
      • Board certified in General Surgery
      • Malpractice claims in Utah not available
      • No sanctions found
      • No board actions found
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      Dr. Eakin's Office & Staff

      Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
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      Staff friendliness and courteousness
      Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
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      Experience with Dr. Eakin

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      How well provider explains medical condition(s)
      How well provider listens and answers questions
      Spends appropriate amount of time with patients