Dr. Lane Childs, MD

Dr. Lane Childs, MD

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59 y/o
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Dr. Lane Childs, MD is an urology doctor who practices in Salt Lake City, UT. He is 59 years old and has been practicing for 31 years.

Summit Urology

4252 S Highland Dr Ste 200

Salt Lake City, UT 84124
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Accepted insurance

  • AARP
  • Aetna
  • Altius Health Plans
  • American Enterprise Group
  • American Postal Workers Union Health Plan
  • American Republic
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross of Idaho
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Conseco
  • CoreSource

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Top Care Areas

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Bladder Stones
very high
more than 99% of peers
TURP (Transurethral Resection of Prostate) or Laser Destruction of Prostate
very high
more than 99% of peers
Bladder Diseases
very high
more than 98% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Childs "You, the patient, are the most important person to our practice. We are committed to providing the best possible medical care. Excellence is our goal. We have worked to provide a full range of service and have highly trained and knowledgeable staff who have been together for some ten years plus. We look forward to being part of your medical team"
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Specialties

  • Urology
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Board Certifications

  • Urology
    Accredited by: American Board of Urology*
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Conditions Treated

  • Atrophic Vaginitis
  • Balanoposthitis
  • Bladder Atony
  • Bladder Cancer
  • Bladder Diseases
  • Bladder Diverticulum
  • Bladder Infection
  • Bladder Stones
  • Blood in Semen (Hematospermia)
  • Blood in Urine (Hematuria)
  • Cancer
  • Chronic Interstitial Cystitis
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Elevated PSA (Prostate Specific Antigen)
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • Enlarged Prostate (BPH)
  • Erectile Dysfunction
  • Hydronephrosis
  • Hypospadias
  • Kidney Cancer
  • Kidney Disease
  • Kidney Infection
  • Kidney Infection, Chronic
  • Kidney Stones
  • Male Infertility
  • Male Sexual Conditions
  • Neurogenic Bladder
  • Nighttime Urination (Nocturia)
  • Overactive Bladder
  • Painful Urination (Dysuria)
  • Penile Cancer
  • Peyronie's Disease
  • Premature Ejaculation
  • Prostate Cancer
  • Prostatitis
  • Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Spermatocele
  • Testicular Atrophy
  • Testicular Cancer
  • Testicular Dysfunction
  • Ureteral Stones
  • Ureteral Stricture or Kinking
  • Urethral Stones
  • Urethral Stricture
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Urinary Hesitancy
  • Urinary Incontinence
  • Urinary Stones
  • Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
  • Vaginal and Pelvic Prolapse
  • Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis

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Procedures

  • Bladder Surgery
  • Complex Penile Surgery
  • Cystectomy
  • Cystometry
  • Cystourethroscopy and Transurethral Resection of Bladder Neck
  • Incontinence Sling Procedure
  • Kidney Stone Removal, Closed
  • Kidney Surgery
  • Kidney and Ureter Removal
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparoscopy
  • Lithotripsy
  • Orchiectomy
  • Pelvic Exenteration (For: Gynecologic, Urinary, or Colorectal Malignancy)
  • Penile Implants
  • Prostate Removal
  • Renal Transplant and Nephrectomy
  • TURP (Transurethral Resection of Prostate) or Laser Destruction of Prostate
  • Testicular Implants
  • Urethral Dilation
  • Urinary Stone Removal (Litholapaxy)
  • Uroflowmetry
  • Varicocelectomy or Hydrocelectomy
  • Vasectomy

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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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 Texas San Antonio Texas
    Medical School | Graduated 1987
  • University Of Kentucky College Of Medicine Lexington Ky
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • University Of Kentucky College Of Medicine Lexington Ky
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Childs has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Italian

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Childs' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Childs to family and friends
4.5
based on 44 total reviews (5 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (44)

  • 5
    (38)
  • 4
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  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
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  • 1
    (6)

Dr. Childs' Performance

Trustworthiness
EXCELLENT
Explains condition(s) well
EXCELLENT
Answers Questions
EXCELLENT
Time well spent
EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

in salt lake city, ut |
I do not recommend this doctor. After complications from a biopsey, once I complained to his staff about the complicaions, they stopped returning my calls. Patient care and follow-up was horrible.
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Sandy, UT |
Dr child's helped solve a persistent pain. He was easy going and listened to my concerns. Problem solved. Thanks.
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in Draper, Utah |
This man doubted my confirmed and diagnosed conditions were real. He didn't even want me in his office until he realized I had a kidney stone and could make him money. We did the lithotripsy and he said that he could no longer see the stone on my scan. 2 weeks later I go back to hospital due to...more
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in Reno, NV |
Very good at taking his time to explain my problem and all the options for treatment. Excellent surgeon and easy to talk to.
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I was rescheduled twice for my appointment to accommodate Dr. Childs schedule. As requested I arrived 15 minutes early. I was then told that the Dr. was not at the office and that it would be roughly another hour. This caused my wife and I serious problems with dropping and pickup up kids from...more
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Childs accepts 43 insurance carriers
  • AARP
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Altius Health Plans
  • American Enterprise Group
  • American Postal Workers Union Health Plan
    American Postal Workers Union (APWU)
  • American Republic
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross of Idaho
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Conseco
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Deseret Mutual (DMBA)
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Federal Employee Program (FEP)
  • First Choice Health
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
    GEHA
  • Group Health Cooperative
  • HealthPartners
  • HealthSmart
  • Hometown Health Plan
  • Humana
  • International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers
  • Kaiser Permanente
  • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
  • Medicaid
  • Medico
  • Meritain Health
  • Molina Healthcare
    Molina
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • PEHP
  • Principal Life
  • Pyramid Life
  • SelectHealth
  • Tricare
  • UniCare
  • Union Pacific Railroad Employee Health Systems
  • UnitedHealthCare
    United Healthcare
  • Wells Fargo Insurance

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Hospitals where Dr. Childs has admitting privileges

St. Mark's Hospital
1200 E 3900 S
Salt Lake City, UT 84124
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Alta View Hospital
9660 S 1300 E
Sandy, UT 84094
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