Dr. Miguel Knochel, MD

Dr. Miguel Knochel, MD

Pediatric Hospital Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 41
Dr. Miguel Knochel, MD is a pediatric hospitalist in Payson, UT and has been practicing for 11 years. He graduated from University Of Utah School Of Medicine in 2004 and specializes in pediatric hospital medicine and pediatrics.

15 S 1000 E Ste 100

Payson, UT 84651

Contact Information

(801) 465-9480

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • MultiPlan
  • SelectHealth

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Dr. Knochel's Experience

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  • Specializes in Pediatric Hospital Medicine
  • Board certified in Pediatrics
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Knochel "Miguel L. Knochel, MD, FAAP is an Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Clinical, at the University of Utah.  He is a pediatric hospitalist at Riverton Hospital and Primary Children's Hospital in Utah.  He is the director of the Primary Children's Unit at Riverton Hospital.  He strives to provide top-notch coordinated and individualized care for sick children and newborns, to teach physicians-in-training, and to innovate to improve the quality and safety of the hospital."

2  Specialties

  • Pediatric Hospital Medicine
  • Pediatrics

1  Board Certifications

  • Pediatrics
    Accredited by: American Board of Pediatrics*

1  Conditions Treated

  • Pediatric Diseases

5  Procedures

  • Endotracheal Intubation
  • Neonatal Care
  • Neonatal Circumcision
  • Neonatal Resuscitation
  • Umbilical Venous Catheter

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • The Colorado College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1999
  • University Of Utah School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2004
  • University of Utah Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2007
  • University of Utah Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2007

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Excellence in Teaching - Primary Childrens, 2007
  • Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society, 2003
  • Gold-headed Cane Award for Exemplary Patient Care, 2004
  • Outstanding Student in Pediatrics, 2004
  • Pediatric Practice Award, 2007
  • Paul Wintrobe Memorial Award, 2004
  • Outstanding Medical Student Volunteer, 2004
  • Leonard Tow Humanism in Medicine Award, 2004
Media & Publications
  • Functional surfaces of the Human Immunodeficiency Virus Type 1 Capsid Protein, 2003
  • Bottled, filtered, and tap water use in Latino and non-Latino children, 2007

Languages Spoken

  • Spanish
  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Doctor had absolutely no concern for the fact he was giving us life altering information about our child, or the decency to let me wake my husband for the news prior to him giving us this information after the birth of my daughter. I appreciated that when he got wind of my distaste for his lack of...Read More
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