Dr. Kay Walker, MD

Dr. Kay Walker, MD

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Allergy & Immunology  |  
Female  |  
71 y/o
(13)

Accepting new patients

Dr. Kay Walker, MD is an allergy & immunology specialist in Salt Lake City, UT and has been practicing for 33 years. She graduated from University Of California, Davis, School Of Medicine in 1979 and specializes in allergy & immunology.

Asthma and Allergy Clinic of Utah

1121 E 3900 S Ste C130

Salt Lake City, UT 84124
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Accepted insurance

  • AARP
  • Aetna
  • Altius Health Plans
  • Ameriben
  • Bankers Life and Casualty
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Deseret Mutual (DMBA)
  • EBMS
  • Federal Employee Program (FEP)
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)

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Top Care Areas

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Pollen Allergy
very high
more than 91% of peers
Allergic Reaction
high
more than 89% of peers
Hives
high
more than 88% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Walker "Our practice focuses on individualize and customized patient care as well as a commitment to the best quality allergy evaluation available. The area of medical allergy is experiencing new and improved advances and we are pleased to offer up- to-date board certified specialty care to patients of all ages with allergies, asthma, hay fever, sinusitis, and food and insect allergies. We have a well trained and friendly staff to assist you and we appreciate the opportunity to serve you."
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Specialties

  • Allergy & Immunology
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Board Certifications

  • Allergy & Immunology
    Accredited by: American Board of Allergy & Immunology*
  • Pediatrics
    Accredited by: American Board of Pediatrics*
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Conditions Treated

  • Acute Pharyngitis
  • All Types of Food Poisoning
  • Allergic Asthma
  • Allergic Conjunctivitis
  • Allergic Reaction
  • Allergic Reactions to Food
  • Allergic Reactions to Insect Stings
  • Allergic Reactions to Medications
  • Allergic Rhinitis
  • Allergies
  • Anaphylactic Egg Allergy
  • Anaphylactic Food Allergies
  • Anaphylactic Milk and Dairy Allergy
  • Anaphylactic Peanut Allergy
  • Anaphylactic Shell Fish Allergy
  • Anaphylactic Tree Nut Allergy
  • Anaphylaxis
  • Angioedema
  • Animal Allergies
  • Asthma
  • Bronchitis
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Chronic Rhinitis
  • Chronic Sinusitis
  • Dermatitis
  • Dermatitis Due to Food
  • Dermatitis Due to Substances Taken Internally
  • Deviated Septum
  • Food Allergy
  • Food Allergy-Related Asthma
  • Hives
  • Insect Sting Allergies
  • Itchy Skin
  • Nasopharyngitis
  • Pollen Allergy
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Rash
  • Sinusitis
  • Skin Infections

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Procedures

  • Allergy Shots
  • Allergy Skin Testing
  • Allergy Testing
  • Allergy Treatment
  • Immunization
  • Vaccination

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 California, Los Angeles
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1969
  • University Of California, Davis, School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1979
  • Childrens Hospital Oakland
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1981
  • Children's Hospital , Department Of Peds
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1979
  • University Of Nevada School Of Medicine
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1981
  • Immunology, University Of California
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1985
  • University Calif
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1987
  • B.A. in Zoology
    Other Education | Completed 1969
  • Universtiy of California, PhD in Genetics
    Other Education | Completed 1987

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Walker has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Walker's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Walker to family and friends
3.7
based on 13 total reviews (3 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (13)

  • 5
    (8)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (3)

Dr. Walker's Performance

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

Office & Staff Performance

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

Patient Comments (3)

Salt Lake City, UT |
I had a horrible experience with my appointment with Dr. Walker. I was breaking out in what she called 'chronic hives' since the last week of December. I asked her many question's about the possibility of rashes, or bed bugs because I live in an apartment complex. She swore to me so many times,...more
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in Salt Lake City, UT |
Dr Walker is always very thorough and considerate of my medical background and takes her time going over treatment plans and medications. She's been an amazing doctor when dealing with my allergies and asthma complications and issues with insurance. I highly recommend her.
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Dr. Walker is thorough, interested in my medical history & provided information on which option would suit me best for desensitization therapy. She did not rush me through any part of the physical examination or my history. I was very impressed with the amount of time she spent with me & how well...more
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Walker accepts 29 insurance carriers
  • AARP
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
    Choice POS
    Choice PPO
    Commercial HMO
  • Altius Health Plans
  • Ameriben
  • Bankers Life and Casualty
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
    Beech Street (Multiplan) HMO
    Beech Street (Multiplan) POS
    Beech Street (Multiplan) PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
    Blue Traditional HMO
    Blue Traditional POS
    Blue Traditional PPO
    Federal Employee Program
    Medicare Select HMO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna Network
    Cigna PPO
    Commercial HMO
    Commercial PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna HMO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna POS
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
    Open Access
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Deseret Mutual (DMBA)
  • EBMS
  • Federal Employee Program (FEP)
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
    GEHA
  • Healthwise
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
    Medicare Advantage HMO
  • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
  • Molina Healthcare
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • PEHP
  • PHCS
  • Principal Financial Group
  • Public Employees Health Plan (PEHP)
    Public Employees Health Plan
  • Regence Blue Cross Blue Shield of Utah
    Blue Cross Blue Shield of Utah POS
    Blue Cross Blue Shield of Utah PPO
    Value Care
  • Select Choice Insurance
  • Select Med
    Select Med Select Med
  • SelectHealth
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus HMO
    Choice Plus POS
    Choice Plus PPO
    Options PPO
    United Healthcare

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Hospitals where Dr. Walker has admitting privileges

St. Mark's Hospital
1200 E 3900 S
Salt Lake City, UT 84124
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Intermountain Medical Center
5121 S Cottonwood St
Murray, UT 84107
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Primary Children's Hospital
100 Mario Capecchi Dr
Salt Lake City, UT 84113
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University of Utah Health Care
50 N. Medical Drive SLC
Salt Lake City, UT 84132
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