|Phone Number||Clinical Office Address|
|(801) 581-7724||University Hospital
Rheumatology, Clinic 2
50 N Medical Dr
Salt Lake City, UT 84132
|Veterans Administration Medical Center
500 S Foothill Blvd
Salt Lake City, UT 84149
Michael Battistone, MD, is an Associate Professor at the George E. Whalen Veterans Affairs Salt Lake City Health Care System. As an internist and rheumatologist, his clinical interests include the evaluation and management of shoulder pain and knee pain in the ambulatory setting, and in caring for patients with osteoarthritis, gout, rheumatoid arthritis, and other inflammatory conditions.
Dr. Battistone received his MD from Duke University, and completed post-graduate residency and fellowship training in internal medicine and rheumatology from the University of Utah. In the past, Dr. Battistone served as the Director of the Rheumatology Training Program at the University of Utah. He is currently the Chair of the Clinician Scholar Educator Advisory Task Force of the American College of Rheumatology, and Director of the Center of Excellence in Musculoskeletal Care at the George E. Whalen VA Salt Lake City Health Care System.
Board Certification and Academic Information
|Academic Departments||Internal Medicine - Associate Professor
|Board Certification||American Board of Internal Medicine (Internal Medicine)
American Board of Internal Medicine (Sub: Rheumatology)
The Patient Rating score is an average of all responses to care provider related questions on our nationally-recognized Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey.
Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5 with 5 being the best score.
UofU Patient May 17, 2012
dr. battistone is very informative and also has a good bedside mannerUofU Patient April 19, 2012
I will miss Dr. Battistone. I have always enjoyed my visits with him and completely trusted his care and recommendations. The VA is lucky to have him and I wish him the best!