|Schedule An Appointment||Clinical Office Address|
|Huntsman Cancer Hospital
1950 Circle of Hope
Salt Lake City, UT 84112
Dr. Hyngstrom is an Assistant Professor in the Section of Surgical Oncology within the Division of General Surgery at the University of Utah. His medical practice is in general surgical oncology with a focus on melanoma, treating patients both the Huntsman Cancer Institute and at Intermountain Medical Center. His research interests include clinical trial development and survivorship issues in cancer patients.
Dr. Hyngstrom earned his Bachelor of Arts degree from Washington University in St. Louis, Missouri. He earned his Doctor of Medicine from the University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine and stayed to complete his general surgery residency at the University of Chicago Medical Center. During his residency, he completed a two year clinical research fellowship in surgical oncology and tumor immunology at the Surgery Branch of the NCI/NIH in Bethesda, Maryland. After finishing his general surgery training, Dr. Hyngstrom spent two years in Houston, Texas and completed a fellowship in surgical oncology at the University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center.
Board Certification and Academic Information
|Academic Departments||Surgery - Assistant Professor (Clinical)
|Academic Divisions||General Surgery
|Board Certification||American Board of Surgery
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.
UofU Patient October 23, 2014
Experts for sure!UofU Patient October 09, 2014
I walked away with a clear understanding as to why the procedure was important and what to expect from my surgery.UofU Patient September 05, 2014
Dr. Hyngstrom is an excellent provider. He was humble with a critisim and handled himself professionally but also with authenticity not usually seen in a surgeon. I am privledged to be working with him in my success plan against cancer.UofU Patient August 31, 2014
Dr. Hyngstrom is a wonderful man, and all his staff. They all performed the medical tasks supurb and were kind and sensitive throughout a very difficult time in my lifeUofU Patient August 22, 2014
I wouldn't go anywhere else.UofU Patient August 14, 2014
Dr. Hyngstrom took his time explaining my condition and care. He took time to answer all my questions and never made me feel rushed. He spoke to me directly with care and concern without compromising quality of information.UofU Patient June 04, 2014
Dr. Hyngstrom did an excellent job of explaining my condition and the treatment plan. He helped to make my family and I feel comfortable with the procedure.UofU Patient May 21, 2014
Dr. Hyngstrom did an excellent job at explaining my condition and treatment plan. His confidence made me feel secure and confident in the treatment plan.UofU Patient March 26, 2014
I have never been treated so well by a Dr and their nurses.UofU Patient January 09, 2014
always treated greatUofU Patient September 27, 2013
Dr Hyngstrom came to Huntsman to see me on his lunch hour at another hospital --off campusUofU Patient August 04, 2013
I was very glad my instructions were written so I could refer back to them as needed.UofU Patient May 29, 2013
Took as much time as necessary to answer questions and provide information.UofU Patient April 29, 2013
Dr Hynstrom is so thorough and efficient. He takes care of the problem on the first visit, if possible.UofU Patient March 11, 2013
I have already recommended a co-worker to this clinic.UofU Patient March 04, 2013
I felt like I could ask questions. He did not make me feel like he was rushed.UofU Patient December 03, 2012
I was surprised at the end of the appointment at how long I had been with the doctor. He spent a lot of time with me and never made me feel like he was rushed. The nurses were just as attentive!