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John Dayton, M.D., FACEP

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Languages

  • English

Clinical Details

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South Jordan Health Center
5126 West Daybreak Parkway
South Jordan, UT 84095
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Bio

Dr. Dayton obtained his Bachelor's degree from Brigham Young University in Neuroscience, his Doctor of Medicine degree from the George Washington University School of Medicine, and he completed his Emergency Medicine Residency at SUNY-Buffalo program, where he compled a scholarly track on ultrasound use.

His academic interests include health policy, free-standing emergency deparments and diagnostic ultrasound use. He has served on national legislation and advocacy committees for the American Medical Association and the American Academy of Emergency Medicine. Currently, he is active with the Utah Medical Association and is a board member for the Utah Chapter of the American College of Emergency Physicians.

Dr. Dayton works in the Emergency Departments at both the University Hospital and South Jordan. When he is not in the ER, he enjoys spending time with his family, works as a ski doc at Solitude, and plays soccer.

Board Certification and Academic Information

Academic Departments Surgery - Assistant Professor (Clinical)
Academic Divisions Emergency Medicine
Board Certification American Board of Emergency Medicine

Academic Profile

Research Interests

  • Ultrasound
  • Health Policy
  • Entrepreneurship

Board Certification and Academic Information

Academic Departments Surgery - Assistant Professor (Clinical)
Academic Divisions Emergency Medicine
Board Certification American Board of Emergency Medicine

Academic Office Locations

Academic Office Phone Number Academic Office Address
(801) 581-2730 University Hospital
Emergency Medicine
50 N Medical Dr
Salt Lake City, UT 84132

Academic Bio

Dr. Dayton has been involved in Health Policy since medical school. He served on the American Medical Association's student committee on Legislation and Advocacy and was the Senior Intern of Health Policy Studies at the Heritage Foundation.

During his residency, he pursued a Scholarly Track for Ultrasound Use in the Emergency Department and focused on ultrasound-guided trauma evaluations. He also served on the Advocacy Committee for the American Academy of Emergency Medicine's Resident Student Association.

Since he began practicing in Utah in 2009, he has been on the Utah Medical Association's Legislative Committee. He also serves as a Board Member for the Utah Chapter of the American College of Emergency Physicians. In 2012 and 2013, he represented Utah ACEP in Washington DC, and met with national leaders about health care legislation.

Education

Education History

Type School Degree
Residency University of Buffalo Affiliated Hospitals
Emergency Medicine Residency Program, Scholarly Track: Ultrasound
Resident
Professional Medical George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences
Medicine
M.D.
Undergraduate Brigham Young University
Neuroscience
B.S.

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