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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, the American College of Emergency Physicians, and the American Academy of Emergency Medicine.

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 a Graduate Intern of Health Policy Studies at the Heritage Foundation. During residency, he pursued a Scholarly Track for Ultrasound Use in the Emergency Department and focused on ultrasound-guided trauma evaluations.

Since he began practicing in Utah, he has served on both the Utah Medical Association's Legislative Committee and the as a Board Member for the Utah Chapter of the American College of Emergency Physicians (ACEP). In this capacity, he regularly works with state and national policital leaders to guide health policy legislation.

His other academic interests include new delivery options for emergency care and he is an editor for the Journal of Free Standing Emergency Medicine. He has also written articles on physician use of social media and published toxicology case reports.

Education

Education History

Type School Degree
Fellowship American College of Emergency Physicians
Health Policy
Mini-Fellowship
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.

Publications

Selected Provider Publications

Journal Article

  1. Dayton, J, amp Barton, E (2014). History of Utah's South Jordan Health Center and Free-Standing Emergency Department in South Jordan, Utah. Journal of Free Standing Emergency Medicine, 1(1).
  2. Dorais, J, Dayton, J, amp Caravati, M (2014). Non-ST-segment-elevation myocardial infarction after phenylephrine misdosing. Clin Toxicol, 52(4), 324.

Other

  1. Dayton (2014). How Did You Get My Number? One Physician’s Experience Discovering – and Then Managing – his Online Presence. Emergency Physicians Monthly (21(5), p. 7).

Poster

  1. Morgan, M, Nielson, P, Beal, A, Dayton, J, Madsen, T, amp Youngquist, S (2014). The Prevalence and Clinical Significance of Ischaemic Patterns on Prehospital 12-Lead Electrocardiograms. Poster session presented at 17th Annual Society for Academic Emergency Medicine Western Regional Meeting, Irvine, California.

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