Patient Rating:

4.7 out of 5

54 Patient Ratings
22 Patient Comments

Katarina L. Waters, D.N.P., M.S.N., FNP-C, APRN

Specialties

Languages

  • English
  • German
  • Serbo-Croatian
  • Slovenian

Clinical Details

Schedule An Appointment Clinical Office Address
(801) 581-2267 School of Medicine
Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
30 N Medical Dr
Salt Lake City, UT 84132
(801) 581-2334 University Hospital
50 N Medical Dr
Salt Lake City, UT 84132
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Bio

Katarina Waters, a Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP), is a provider for the Outpatient Spinal Cord Injury Clinic at the University of Utah Medical Center. She has worked in the field of rehabilitation since 2000, and provides rehabilitative care, primary care, and urgent care services to the spinal cord injury (SCI) population. Her specialties include comprehensive wound care management, bladder and bowel care management, spasticity and chronic pain management, erectile dysfunction, SCI fertility issues, as well as patient and family education.

Board Certification and Academic Information

Academic Departments Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation - Advanced Practice Clinician
Board Certification American Nurses Credentialing Center

Patient Ratings

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.

Likelihood of recommending care provider
4.7
My confidence in care provider
4.8
Time care provider spent with me
4.7
Care provider spoke using clear language
4.8
Care provider's effort to include me in decisions
4.7
Care provider's concern for questions & worries
4.7
Care provider's explanation of condition/problem
4.7
Wait time at clinic
4.3
Care provider's friendliness and courtesy
4.7

Patient Comments

Patient comments are gathered from our Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey and displayed in their entirety. Patients are de-identified for confidentiality and patient privacy.

May 25, 2014

Dr. Waters always spends quality time talking and being concerned about my problems

April 21, 2014

Katarina is always fantastic whenn I see her. She has genuine concern, and spends as much time as needed with me everytime I see her.

March 04, 2014

Love the doctor, nurse practitioner & staff! I really wish that we could better treat my spasticity. I often feel like we're throwing darts?

February 22, 2014

Dr. Waters always takes the time and spends as much time as needed even when she is swamped she never cuts me short and always listens to my problems. This clinic has always been that way and always been concerned of my progress and helped.

December 26, 2013

Dr waters is very professional and knowledgeable she spends so much time explaining and helping me understand the problems I'm having. Dr waters makes sure I understand the adverts to questions which i may have.

November 26, 2013

Katya Waters is a competent, caring professional who makes me feel like much more than just a patient but also her friend. She's the best.

November 13, 2013

Katia is amazing. She is not afraid to spend the time with u when she is seeing you. Sheet is very thorough, and mad sure all abd any concerns were address and answered before I left.

November 09, 2013

dr waters was so thoughtful, kind and genuinely invested in helping me!! my wife and I love her

November 04, 2013

I love Katarina Waters. She is so friendly and shows great interest in your care. She answers all questions and makes sure referrals, lab tests, and issuing prescriptions are done in a timely manner.

September 28, 2013

My Care Provider is polite, friendly, cheerful, kind and concerned.

September 27, 2013

DR. WATERS AND ROSENBLUTH ALWAYS ARE VERY PROFESSIONAL AND INFORMATIVE. THEY CARE. AND THEY ALSO ARE INTERESTED IN WHAT I LIKE TO DO. THEY TREAT ME LIKE WE'RE FRIENDS.

July 16, 2013

Love Katarina Waters. She is always very thorough and makes sure that all necessary changes in medications are met. She always makes sure that I get the necessary testing and will make referrals to other doctors if warranted.

June 14, 2013

I am blessed 2b seeing a caring team ...

May 31, 2013

I always feel like I'm in good hands.

May 28, 2013

Katarina is a very thoughful, and concerned in my well being.

March 10, 2013

This was one of my best experiences with any Dr

February 26, 2013

Katya is not only an amazing care provider, but I feel like she's become a friend. (she keeps everything professional). I feel that she truly cares about helping my wellness along and spends as much time as necessary to answer my questions, etc

February 15, 2013

being willing to recommend a doctor from the U is saying ALOT.

February 09, 2013

Katia Waters has always been highly professional and patient and very approachable.

December 21, 2012

all around, excellent staff and service of care.

September 15, 2012

i had good experiences most of the time

January 31, 2012

Katia continues to amaze me of what a great care provider that she is. She makes my life better.

Academic Profile

Research Interests

  • Spinal Cord Male Fertility

Board Certification and Academic Information

Academic Departments Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation - Advanced Practice Clinician
Board Certification American Nurses Credentialing Center

Academic Office Locations

Academic Office Phone Number Academic Office Address
(801) 581-2334 School of Medicine
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
30 N Medical Dr
Salt Lake City, UT 84132

Academic Bio

Katarina Waters received her Bachelor of Science in Nursing from the University of Utah, College of Nursing, in 1994. She graduated from Westminster College of Nursing in 2000 with a Master of Science degree. She is board certified as a Family Nurse Practitioner, and earned her Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) at the University of Utah, College of Nursing in 2011. Katarina specializes in spinal cord injury medicine. She completed a needs assessment for spinal cord injured males as part of her interest in fertility for this population, and has been instrumental in beginning the SCI Fertility Program at the University of Utah.

Education

Education History

Type School Degree
Doctoral Training University of Utah
DNP
Graduate Training Westminster College
Family Nurse Practitioner, Nursing
M.S.N.
Undergraduate University of Utah- Bachelorate of Nursing
Nursing
B.S.N.

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