Dr. Robert Patterson, MD

Dr. Robert Patterson, MD

General Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 57
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Dr. Robert Patterson, MD is a general surgery specialist in American Fork, UT. He graduated from University Of Calgary Faculty Of Medicine and specializes in general surgery.

98 N 1100 E Ste 202

American Fork, UT 84003

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Cigna

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Top Care Areas

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

Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
high
more than 84% of peers
Abdominal Disorders
high
more than 84% of peers
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
normal
more than 78% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • General Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

42  Conditions Treated

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33  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Colectomy
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Excision of Rectal Tumor
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Gastrotomy
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Heart Surgery
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hernia Repair
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparotomy
  • Lung Surgery
  • Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Paracentesis
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Transendoscopic Stent Placement
  • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Wound Repair

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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 Calgary Faculty Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated
  • University Calgary Faculty Med Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Patterson has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Patterson's Reviews

3.3
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Patterson to family and friends
7 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (7)

  • 5
    (4)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Patterson's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

Dr. Patterson is the most wonderful doctor who has ever attended to me. He is kind, compassionate, cool, calm and collected. He took care of me at a moment when I was in great distress and pain in the emergency room and then followed up with a corrective surgery. He allayed all my fears and gave...more
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I had to have a hernia repaired recently and was very nervous about the procedure, I had a few other health issues that could complicate things. Dr. Patterson was very patient with my concerns and remembered them the day of the procedure, he reviewed them with my and answered all my questions...more
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