|Schedule An Appointment||Clinical Office Address|
|(801) 585-7676||Basin Clinic
379 North 500 West
Vernal, UT 84078
|(435) 658-9262||Redstone Health Center
1743 W Redstone Center Drive #115
Park City, UT 84098
|(801) 585-7676||South Jordan Health Center
5126 West Daybreak Parkway
South Jordan, UT 84095
|(801) 585-7676||University Hospital
50 N Medical Dr
Salt Lake City, UT 84132
Rodney S. Badger, M.D., is a board-certified physician specializing in cardiology. He graduated from Stanford University in 1976 and attended the University of California, San Diego, completing his M.D., in 1980. He then completed his residency in internal medicine and his fellowship in cardiology, both at the University of Washington in Seattle. Dr. Badger is currently working as an Associate Professor of Medicine, is the Director of the Cardiac Cath Lab and Chief of Interventional Cardiology. He sees patients at the University of Utah Hospital as well as outreach clinics in Park City, Orem and Vernal. He welcomes new patients, and accepts most insurance plans.
His clinical expertise is performing percutaneous interventions on the heart. This includes coronary interventions (stents), correction of structural defects such as ASD's, and a program to open arteries that are totally occluded (CTO's). Current research interests include the use of Stem Cells as therapy for congestive heart failure and refractory chest pain. The University of Utah Hospital in now performing TAVR (Trans Catheter Aortic Valve Replacement) for treatment of severe aortic stenosis in patients who are not candidates for aortic valve open heart surgery.
Dr Badger serves on the Board of Directors of Deseret International, a medical humanitarian NGO providing medical support and training in 13 underdeveloped countries.
Board Certification and Academic Information
|Academic Departments||Internal Medicine - Associate Professor (Clinical)
|Academic Divisions||Cardiovascular Medicine
|Board Certification||American Board of Internal Medicine (Internal Medicine)
American Board of Internal Medicine (Sub: Cardiovascular Disease)