Dr. Kristen Carroll, MD

Dr. Kristen Carroll, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  |  
Female  |  
Age 53
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Kristen Carroll, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Salt Lake City, UT and has been practicing for 22 years. She graduated from Albany Med Coll in 1990 and specializes in orthopedic surgery, orthopedic foot & ankle surgery, and more.Read her story

1275 E Fairfax Rd

Salt Lake City, UT 84103

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Altius Health Plans
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan

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Dr. Carroll's Experience

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

Dr. Carroll's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Carroll "Kristen L. Carroll, M.D., is the chief of staff of Shriners Hospitals for Children — Salt Lake City and pediatric orthopaedic surgeon. She is also professor of orthopaedics at the University of Utah. Dr. Carroll specializes in the areas of pediatric hip and foot abnormalities, both congenital and neuromuscular in origin. Her research interests include neuromuscular and complex hip disorders, skeletal dysplasias, complex foot and ankle deformities, and cerebral palsy. She graduated from Albany Medical School in New York with Alpha Omega Alpha distinction, and completed her orthopaedic residency and fellowship in pediatric orthopaedics at Primary Children's Hospital and Shriners Hospitals for Children — Salt Lake City. Credentials: Medical Degree, Albany Medical College Orthopaedic Surgery Residency, University of Utah, School of Medicine Pediatric Orthopaedic Fellowship, Primary Children's Hospital and Shriners Hospitals for Children Professor (Clinical), University of Utah American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery Member of the Pediatric Orthopaedic Society of North America (POSNA) "


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  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Orthopedic Foot & Ankle Surgery
  • Orthopedic Hip Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*

Conditions Treated

  • Limb Deformity
  • Limb Pain
  • Orthopedic Disorders
  • Pediatric Hip Disorders

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • Albany Med Coll
    Medical School | Graduated 1990
  • University Of Utah
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1991
  • University Of Utah
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1995
  • Prim Chldrns
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1996
  • Shriners Hospitals For Children Salt Lake City
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1996

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Carroll has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Carroll's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Carroll to family and friends
based on 21 total reviews (18 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (21)

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Dr. Carroll's Performance

Explains condition(s) well
Answers Questions
Time well spent

Office & Staff Performance

Office environment
Staff friendliness
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (18)

in Preston, ID
Dr. Carroll was my surgeon for 20 years, and preformed about 36 surgeries. Her surgical skills enhanced my quality of life, and her unconditional understanding about the changes in my life gave the coincidence to be proud of being different from my peers. She is, in my opinion, one of the best...more
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in Wy
My daughter has been seeing Dr. Carroll for some pretty major issues. Dr Carroll is an outstanding person first and foremost, but is also an outstanding Doctor. There has never been a time that me or my daughter have ever left a appointment wanting something different. If you are ever in need of...more
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I’ve been one of Dr. Carroll’s patients for ten years now. She’s amazing! She truly cares about her patients. She takes time to answer all of your questions and concerns. She really cares! She’s a really great doctor, she always listens to your thoughts and feelings, when making the best decision...more
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in Spanish Fork, UT
Dr. Carroll is an amazing doctor. She was very kind and respectful to me while I was under her care. You can tell that she deeply cares for patients and their wellbeing. She didn’t make me feel anything but cared for as she met with me and helped diagnose my scoliosis and lordosis. She was easy to...more
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in South Jordan
Over the last six years, my daughter has had several surgeries under Dr. Carrolls' care. We are beyond pleased with the care we received in the clinic as well as during surgery. She takes the time to answer our questions and explain our different options for care. She not only answers my...more
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