|Schedule An Appointment||Clinical Office Address|
|(801) 581-3595||University Hospital
General Surgery, Outpatient Burn Clinic
50 N Medical Dr
Salt Lake City, UT 84132
A native of Utah, Dr Jeffrey Saffle attended college and medical school at the University of Chicago, graduating in 1976. He then returned to Utah, and completed residency training in Surgery as well as a fellowship in burn care at the University of Utah. He joined the faculty in 1982, and served as Director of the Burn-Trauma ICU from 1985-2012. He is Board-certified in General Surgery and Surgical Critical Care. Dr. Saffle is past-President of the American Burn Association and the Southwestern Surgical Congress. He currently serves as chairman of the American Burn Association’s Multicenter Trials Group, and also serves on the Medical Advisory Board and Research Advisory Board of the Shriners Hospitals of North America. Dr. Saffle has published over 140 articles in peer-reviewed journals, as well as a number of book chapters and numerous abstracts. He currently serves as Director of the Department of Telemedicine for the University of Utah Health Center.
Board Certification and Academic Information
|Academic Departments||Surgery - Professor Emeritus
Nutrition - Adjunct Associate Professor
|Academic Divisions||General Surgery
|Board Certification||American Board of Surgery (Sub: Surg Critical Care)
The Patient Rating score is an average of all responses to physician 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 March 22, 2012
I have not had a bad experience.UofU Patient January 20, 2012
Obviouly, you'd never want anyone to HAVE to receive care in a burn unit, but I would definitely let those around me of how caring they are there.