Dr. Pilar Dechet, MD

Dr. Pilar Dechet, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 49
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Dr. Pilar Dechet, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Salt Lake City, UT and has been practicing for 23 years. She graduated from University Of Pennsylvania School Of Medicine in 1995 and specializes in orthopedic surgery.

389 S 900 E

Salt Lake City, UT 84102

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Dechet performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

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

Dr. Dechet's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

1  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

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

37  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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18  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

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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

3.6
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Dechet to family and friends
8 total reviews (2 have 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)

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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