|Schedule An Appointment||Clinical Office Address|
|(801) 585-7676||Basin Clinic
379 North 500 West
Vernal, UT 84078
|(435) 658-9262||Redstone Health Center
1743 W Redstone Center Drive #115
Park City, UT 84098
|(801) 585-7676||South Jordan Health Center
5126 West Daybreak Parkway
South Jordan, UT 84095
|(801) 585-7676||University Hospital
50 N Medical Dr
Salt Lake City, UT 84132
Rodney S. Badger, M.D., is a board-certified physician specializing in cardiology. He graduated from Stanford University in 1976 and attended the University of California, San Diego, completing his M.D., in 1980. He then completed his residency in internal medicine and his fellowship in cardiology, both at the University of Washington in Seattle. Dr. Badger is currently working as an Associate Professor of Medicine, is the Director of the Cardiac Cath Lab and Chief of Interventional Cardiology. He sees patients at the University of Utah Hospital as well as outreach clinics in Park City, Orem and Vernal. He welcomes new patients, and accepts most insurance plans.
His clinical expertise is performing percutaneous interventions on the heart. This includes coronary interventions (stents), correction of structural defects such as ASD's, and a program to open arteries that are totally occluded (CTO's). Current research interests include the use of Stem Cells as therapy for congestive heart failure and refractory chest pain. The University of Utah Hospital in now performing TAVR (Trans Catheter Aortic Valve Replacement) for treatment of severe aortic stenosis in patients who are not candidates for aortic valve open heart surgery.
Dr Badger serves on the Board of Directors of Deseret International, a medical humanitarian NGO providing medical support and training in 13 underdeveloped countries.
Board Certification and Academic Information
|Academic Departments||Internal Medicine - Associate Professor (Clinical)
|Academic Divisions||Cardiovascular Medicine
|Board Certification||American Board of Internal Medicine (Internal Medicine)
American Board of Internal Medicine (Sub: Cardiovascular Disease)
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 October 21, 2013
The care provider had been friendly and explanation have been very straight forward and understandable.UofU Patient September 11, 2013
Positive experienceUofU Patient August 12, 2013
Dr. Badger has an ability to assure you that he is concerned with all aspects of my health and well beingUofU Patient July 01, 2013
Dr. Badger and his staff did an excellent job at performing all of the above items.UofU Patient June 06, 2013
From start to finish, I was greatly impressed with the care I had received.UofU Patient May 28, 2013
Dr. Badger was very accommodating. I went with my daughter for her appointment and Dr. Badger ended up seeing me for a related problem. I didn't have an appointment and he was concerned enough to work me in. Very impressed.UofU Patient May 20, 2013
I have the utmost confidence in Dr. Badger. He takes the time to make sure I understand everything and knows how to explain so that i do. Another thing I like about him is that he doesn't talk down to me.UofU Patient May 01, 2013
Finally found someone that listened to my problem and cared about resolving themUofU Patient March 18, 2013
Dr. Badger was very kind, he reassured me I was OK and he took time to read my test quickly so I could go home from the ED, which I really appreciate! Thanks so much!UofU Patient March 18, 2013
Great experienceUofU Patient March 05, 2013
I was treated extremely wellUofU Patient March 04, 2013
We highly recommend Dr. Badger!UofU Patient February 20, 2013
Very pleasantUofU Patient February 11, 2013
Dr. Badger was great and his staff also. We were grateful for the ability for us to see him and felt like he was committed to finding answers and also highly skilled. We have great confidence in Dr. Badger and would highly recommend him.UofU Patient February 11, 2013
Dr. Badger is a GREAT physician. Not only is he up on the latest and greatest, but he has a great bedside manner as well.UofU Patient December 26, 2012
Dr Badger and Nikki kept me at ease through out the procedure.UofU Patient November 26, 2012
I truely liied Dr. Badger's approach to everything and the fact that his office called back and reported to me the results of my tests.UofU Patient October 01, 2012
Doctor Badger is the best. I really have lots of confidence in him. My initial heart problems were with another doctor at a different location and he was a super doctor. However, I am convinced that Doctor Badger is even better!UofU Patient September 15, 2012
Dr. Badger is a great doctor who has compassion and interest in your well beingUofU Patient August 28, 2012
The information and explanation the Doctor provided made me feel good about the concern and care he was providing.UofU Patient August 20, 2012
Dr Badger was very frindly and informative his assistants were the same enjoyed my v Visit the day was great Dr Badger and his staff made me real like I was family that was very wonderful thank you good job to allUofU Patient August 14, 2012
I would recommend this office to others. I never felt like anyone was in a rush to get on to the next patient.UofU Patient June 18, 2012
Dr. Badger is very interested in my health, & I appreciate him very very much.UofU Patient March 09, 2012
Dr. Badger is very personable and down-to-earth.