Dr. Rodrick McKinlay, MD

Dr. Rodrick McKinlay, MD

Bariatric Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
49 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Rodrick McKinlay, MD is a bariatric surgery specialist in Salt Lake City, UT and has been practicing for 15 years. He specializes in bariatric surgery, general surgery, and more.Read his story

Rocky Mountain Associated Physicians

1160 E 3900 S Ste 4100

Salt Lake City, UT 84124
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Insurance Accepted

  • AARP
  • Aetna
  • Altius Health Plans
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Deseret Mutual (DMBA)
  • Federal Employee Program (FEP)
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • Molina Healthcare
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
very high
more than 99% of peers
very high
more than 99% of peers
Stomach Surgery
very high
more than 97% of peers

Dr. McKinlay'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.

Dr. McKinlay's bio

This content was provided by Dr. McKinlay "Dr. Rod McKinlay, MD, bariatric surgeon practicing at St. Mark's Hospital, discussesrecent advances in treating obesity, including weight loss surgery and bariatric procedures. Dr. McKinaly also explains how conditions like high blood pressure, sleep apnea, high cholesterol, and diabetes affect and influence obesity."

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. McKinlay "We believe in medical care that takes the whole person into account. We strive to provide the best clinical care combined with communications and patient involvement in the care process to achieve the best outcomes for our patients."

3  Specialties

  • Bariatric Surgery
  • Emergency Medicine
  • General Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*

7  Conditions Treated

20  Procedures

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.


  • Brigham Young University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1993
  • University Of Utah School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1997
  • University Of Arizona Affiliated Hospitals
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1998
  • University Of Arizona Affiliated Hospitals
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2002
  • University of Kentucky Chandler Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2003
  • University of Maryland Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2004

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications
  • Health Benefits of Gastric Bypass Surgery After 6 Years, 2012
  • Laparoscopic Ventral Incisional Hernia Repair, 2004

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. McKinlay's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. McKinlay to family and friends
84 total reviews (7 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (84)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. McKinlay's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (7)

Dr. McKinlay was excellent. After a year of being sick nearly every day, and some anomalous test results that my other doctors couldn’t agree about, Dr. McKinlay provided me with a solution. He did research on my situation, and he personally called me to discuss my options. And after my surgery,...more
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Dr. McKinley is a fantastic doctor. His positive attitude and expertise in his field well exceeded my expectations! I am extremely happy I chose him to do my rny surgery. Great person. He explains procedures in a very understandable terms.
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Dr. McKinlay is the best. He was very easy to talk to and I felt very comfortable asking questions.
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Everything went smoothly
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Dr McKinlay is a great surgeon! He is warm, compassionate, and caring. I do think there is anything he wouldn't do for his patients. He is the opposite of the stereotypical surgeon! While his focus is bariatric surgery he is also a wonderful general surgeon and has saved my life at least twice in...more
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