|Phone Number||Clinical Office Address|
Sugar House Health Center
1138 Wilmington Ave
Salt Lake City, UT 84106
Michael K. Magill, M.D., is Hicken Professor in the Department of Family and Preventive Medicine (FPM) at the University of Utah School of Medicine. Dr. Magill served as department chair for FPM from 1995 to 2016. He also served for 10 years as Executive Medical Director of the University of Utah Hospitals and Clinics/Community Physician Group, a multidisciplinary medical practice located in 10 sites in the Salt Lake City metropolitan area. In that role, he helped develop the University of Utah’s model of Patient Centered Medical Home, known as Care by DesignTM (CBD). CBD has become the basis for a federally-funded health services research program and for curricula in the School of Medicine and primary care residency programs. He also served as Executive Medical Director of the University of Utah Health Plans from 2012 to June 2015, leading implementation of PCMH payment for care for University employees and Medicaid patients. Dr. Magill is dedicated to health care reform and educating future physicians. In his professional practice, Dr. Magill is also interested in developing long-term partnerships with patients and families; his concentration lies in assisting patients to prioritize their concerns and set and achieve health-related goals.
Dr. Magill graduated from Duke Medical School and completed the Duke-Watts Family Medicine Residency Program, Durham, North Carolina. He served from 1981-1986 on the faculty of the University of Arizona in the Department of Community and Family Medicine, where he directed the Family Medicine Faculty Development Program. From 1986-1994 he worked at Tallahassee Memorial Regional Medical Center, Tallahassee, Florida, first as Director of the Family Medicine Residency, subsequently as Senior Vice President for Medical Education and Outreach. He moved to Utah in 1994 to found the Utah Area Health Education Centers Program, which he still directs, and was named FPM Chairman in 1995. He is Past President of the Association of Departments of Family Medicine.
In his leisure time, he enjoys running marathons, skiing, and spending time with his wife and grandchildren.
Board Certification and Academic Information
|Academic Departments||Family and Preventive Medicine - Professor
Obstetrics/Gynecology - Adjunct Professor
|Academic Divisions||DFPM Administration
|Board Certification||American Board of Family Medicine