Patient Rating:

4.7 out of 5

40 Patient Ratings
13 Patient Comments

Cory M.L. Nitzel, M.D.

Patient Rating:

4.7 out of 5

40 Patient Ratings
13 Patient Comments

Clinical Details

Phone Number Clinical Office Address
(801) 585-7676
South Jordan Health Center
5126 West Daybreak Parkway
South Jordan, UT 84009
Map
(801) 585-7676
University Hospital
50 N Medical Dr
Salt Lake City, UT 84132
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Bio

Cory Nitzel M.D., has appointments in the Division of Cardiovascular Medicine and in the Department of Radiology at the University of Utah. He has been on faculty at the University of Utah since 2013. Dr. Nitzel graduated from Idaho State University with a BS in Microbiology in 2002. He received his medical degree from the University of Washington School of Medicine in 2006. Dr. Nitzel completed Internal Medicine internship and residency at the University of Arizona in 2009. He then went on to complete a Cardiology Fellowship at the University of Utah program as Chief Cardiology Fellow in 2013. His clinical interests include ischemic heart disease (coronary artery disease) and non-ischemic heart disease, valvular heart disease, and cardiac arrhythmias. Dr. Nitzel is board certified in Internal Medicine, Cardiovascular Diseases, Echocardiography and Nuclear Cardiology. Dr. Nitzel is a dedicated educator of future physicians and serves as the coordinator for the cardiovascular organ systems course for 2nd year medical students.

Board Certification and Academic Information

Academic Departments Internal Medicine - Assistant Professor (Clinical)
Radiology and Imaging Sciences - Adjunct Assistant Professor
Academic Divisions Cardiovascular Medicine
Clinical Radiology
Board Certification American Board of Internal Medicine (Internal Medicine)
National Board of Echocardiography
American Board of Internal Medicine (Sub: Cardiovascular Disease)
Certification Board of Nuclear Cardiology

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
4.6
My confidence in care provider
4.7
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
4.6
Care provider's concern for questions & worries
4.7
Care provider's explanation of condition/problem
4.8
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.

August 24, 2016

Dr. Nitzel was thorough and spent the time needed to answer every question. I was thoroughly impressed with the quality and care of your staff in addressing my needs. You have a top rate high quality organization. All of my expectations in my contacts with the U of U health care system have been exceeded each and every time.

June 28, 2016

Dr. Nitzel is terrific. Answered all my questions and was very attentive.

June 21, 2016

has an easy manner making it easier to talk to and trust.

June 19, 2016

Highly recommend

March 08, 2016

My experience with Dr. Scholand has been outstanding.

February 18, 2016

Doctor was very kind and knowlegable

January 07, 2016

He didn't seem to be real confident. I got the feeling he was right out of medical school.

June 16, 2014

Dr. Nitzel and Jessie C. were very personable and pleasant, caring and through. Jesse answered my questions and called me at home on several occasions. I needed that concern and she was there for me.

April 27, 2014

dr. was professional,caring,great communicator and he listen to my concerns with interest.

February 10, 2014

an amazing staff. thank you and I am very greatful.

February 09, 2014

The two people serving me we happy, positive, and very competent

January 23, 2014

The very good comments pertain to the both of the technicians, the doctor seemed uninterested and very disconnected, only call him if he has to be called.

November 25, 2013

She is great, with my best interests at heart, and has my confidence!

Academic Profile

Board Certification and Academic Information

Academic Departments Internal Medicine - Assistant Professor (Clinical)
Radiology and Imaging Sciences - Adjunct Assistant Professor
Academic Divisions Cardiovascular Medicine
Clinical Radiology
Board Certification American Board of Internal Medicine (Internal Medicine)
National Board of Echocardiography
American Board of Internal Medicine (Sub: Cardiovascular Disease)
Certification Board of Nuclear Cardiology

Academic Office Locations

Academic Office Phone Number Academic Office Address
(801) 585-7676 School of Medicine
Cardiovascular Medicine
30 N 1900 E
Salt Lake City, UT 84132

Academic Bio

Cory Nitzel M.D., has appointments in the Division of Cardiovascular Medicine and in the Department of Radiology at the University of Utah. He has been on faculty at the University of Utah since 2013. Dr. Nitzel graduated from Idaho State University with a BS in Microbiology in 2002. He received his medical degree from the University of Washington School of Medicine in 2006. Dr. Nitzel completed Internal Medicine internship and residency at the University of Arizona in 2009. He then went on to complete a Cardiology Fellowship at the University of Utah program as Chief Cardiology Fellow in 2013. His clinical interests include ischemic heart disease (coronary artery disease) and non-ischemic heart disease, valvular heart disease, and cardiac arrhythmias. Dr. Nitzel is board certified in Internal Medicine, Cardiovascular Diseases, Echocardiography, and Nuclear Cardiology. Dr. Nitzel is a dedicated educator of future physicians and serves as the coordinator for the cardiovascular organ systems course for 2nd year medical students.

Education

Education History

Type School Degree
Fellowship University of Utah
Cardiovascular Disease
Chief Fellow
Fellowship University of Utah
Cardiovascular Disease
Fellow
Residency University of Arizona
Internal Medicine
Resident
Professional Medical University of Washington
Medicine
M.D.
Undergraduate Idaho State University
Microbiology, Minors in Psychology and Chemistry
B.S.

Publications

Selected Provider Publications

Journal Article

  1. Nitzel CM (2004). “Anti-oxidant defenses partially protect Eschericia coli from neutrophil antimicrobial systems.”. J Investig Med, 52(1).
  2. Rosen H, Lewis PJ, Nitzel CM (2004). Neutrophil microbicidal activity: screening bacterial mutants for survival after phagocytosis using quantitative PCR. Jpn J Infect Dis, 57(5), S19-21.

Video/Film/CD/Web/Podcast

  1. Nitzel C, Kalra N, Wilson D, Macias JC, Sorrel V (2008). Society of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance, "Interrupted Aortic Arch" [Web]. Available: http://www.scmr.org/caseoftheweek/case08-10.cfm.

Poster

  1. Nitzel CM, Reddy BT, Gillespie HS, Rosen B, McGann C (2011). Discordant Stress Echocardiography Test Results with Normal Stress Echocardiogram Imaging Does Not Predict a Low Probability for Significant Coronary Artery Disease. Poster session presented at American Heart Association Scientific Sessions.

Clinical Trials

Video & News