Dr. Pilar Dechet, MD

Dr. Pilar Dechet, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  |  
Female  |  
Age 49
(8)
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Dr. Pilar Dechet, MD is an orthopedic surgery doctor who practices in Salt Lake City, UT. She is 49 years old and has been practicing for 23 years.

2000 S 900 E

Salt Lake City, UT 84105

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Cigna

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

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Top Care Areas

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Knee Disorders
normal
more than 81% of peers
Osteoarthritis of Knee
normal
more than 80% of peers
Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
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more than 76% of peers

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Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
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Board Certifications

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

  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Fracture
  • Fracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteopenia
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Runner's Knee
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Systemic Chondromalacia
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
  • Trigger Finger

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Procedures

  • Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • Fracture Care
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Joint Drainage
  • Knee Arthroscopy
  • Knee Replacement
  • Knee Surgery
  • Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Neuroplasty
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Rotator Cuff Surgery
  • Trigger Finger Release
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate

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 Pennsylvania School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1995
  • Mayo Grad School Med/Mayo Fndn
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Dechet has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Dechet's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Dechet to family and friends
3.6
based on 8 total reviews (2 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (8)

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

Dr. Dechet's Performance

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

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
VERY GOOD
Office environment
VERY GOOD
Staff friendliness
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

in Salt Lake City, UT |
Dr. Dechet is a terrific doctor. She has now seen all four of our children for different problems ranging from ankle to knee to hip issues. She always listens carefully and spends a lot of time with them. She treats my teenaged children very respectfully. She is always cheerful and smiling and...more
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I did not feel like she listened to my concerns and completely ignored my thoughts. Said my injury was a sprain although I felt like there was more to it than that.left frustrated and like I had wasted time and money. Found another doctor who did in fact listen to me and it was in fact broken.
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Dr. Dechet accepts 2 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Cigna
    Cigna PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Dechet has admitting privileges

Lds Hospital
8th Avenue C Street
Salt Lake City, UT 84143
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