Patient Rating:

4.8 out of 5

63 Patient Ratings
16 Patient Comments

Meghan M. O'Connor, M.D.

Patient Rating:

4.8 out of 5

63 Patient Ratings
16 Patient Comments

Specialties

Languages

  • English

Clinical Details

Phone Number Clinical Office Address
(801) 581-2205
University Hospital
Pediatrics, Clinic 6
50 N Medical Dr
Salt Lake City, UT 84132
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Specialties

Bio

Dr. O’Connor completed her medical degree at Indiana University School of Medicine. She then moved to Utah where she completed her pediatric residency at Primary Children’s Hospital. She is currently an Assistant Professor in the division of General Pediatrics at the University of Utah.

Dr. O’Connor is a general pediatrician who sees infants, children, and adolescents at the University Pediatric Clinic. Her interests include preventive health care and medical education.

Board Certification and Academic Information

Academic Departments Pediatrics - Assistant Professor (Clinical)
Academic Divisions General Pediatrics
Board Certification National Board of Medical Examiners
American Board of Pediatrics (Pediatrics)

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
4.8
Care provider spoke using clear language
4.9
Care provider's effort to include me in decisions
4.8
Care provider's concern for questions & worries
4.8
Care provider's explanation of condition/problem
4.8
Wait time at clinic
4.1
Care provider's friendliness and courtesy
4.9

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.

August 12, 2016

She is excellent and always attentive

August 06, 2016

We also had some questions about breastfeeding. Dr. OConnor was extremely thoughtful to invite a lactation specialist to our visit who was also knowledgeable about suggesting some tips for improving our breastfeeding practices.

August 01, 2016

We think Dr. O'Conner is great!

July 19, 2016

We love Dr. O'Connor and are very pleased with our interaction with her.

July 09, 2016

We love Dr. O'Conner!!!

June 28, 2016

dr. o'conner seemed to be havin an of day, normally she's great and this was our only iffy visit so far.

June 23, 2016

We lived Dr O'Conner!

April 14, 2016

Dr Oconnor's expertise, bedside manner, explanations of illness and treatment options (and why) is superb. We appreciate her care of our children so much we are working to change insurance plans to stay at U of U.

April 06, 2016

Dr. Oconnor always is kind and patient and never seems rushed to see us. We love our visits with her!

March 12, 2016

First appointment with Dr O'Connor. We had a wonderful experience and will be making future appointments with her for all of our children.

January 06, 2016

We just think so highly of Dr. O' Conner, we really appreciate her concern & care for our son.

October 09, 2015

Dr. O'Conner was very nice and good with my child.

July 24, 2015

we greatly appreciate Dr. OConner. She has seen my infant son twice now, and I feel that she gives him exceptional care. I also feel that she takes time to really discuss my concerns.

July 16, 2015

She was amazing! I am making her the primary care provider for both of my children.

July 13, 2015

thank you for your patience with all our first time parent questions!

June 27, 2015

Dr. O'Conner was amazing!! It was our first experience with her. She listened to our concerns and was very kind and proffesional. She followed up by calling us with the test results. We were very impressed.

Academic Profile

Board Certification and Academic Information

Academic Departments Pediatrics - Assistant Professor (Clinical)
Academic Divisions General Pediatrics
Board Certification National Board of Medical Examiners
American Board of Pediatrics (Pediatrics)

Academic Office Locations

Academic Office Phone Number Academic Office Address
(801) 587-2591 Williams Building
295 Chipeta Way
Salt Lake City, UT 84108

Academic Bio

Dr. O’Connor developed her interest in education while completing her pediatric residency at Primary Children’s Hospital. She remained at the University of Utah following her training and served as a visiting Instructor and chief resident. During this time, she focused her efforts on improving resident education and training.

Working with the Pediatric Education Enterprise and Pediatric Education Committee, she worked on curriculum development and helped create the Pediatric Residency Mentor Program. In addition, she personally prepared and delivered weekly lectures to prepare residents for the National Board Examination.

After her chief year, Dr. O’Connor worked for Intermountain Healthcare’s KidsCare where she continued to precept residents in the acute care setting. During this time, she remained active in the University of Utah’s pediatric residency program by serving on the Intern Selection Committee. She returned to the Department of Pediatrics in 2015 as an Assistant Professor in the Division of General Pediatrics. She is currently practicing at the University Pediatric Clinic (Clinic 6), where she continues her education endeavors, overseeing residents in their longitudinal outpatient experience and teaching medical students.

Education

Education History

Type School Degree
Chief Resident University of Utah
Pediatric
Chief Resident
Residency University of Utah
Pediatric
Resident
Professional Medical Indiana University School of Medicine
Medicine
M.D.
Undergraduate Indiana University, Bloomington
Biology, Minor in Psychology
B.S.

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