Patient Rating:

4.6 out of 5

67 Patient Ratings
0 Patient Comments

David R. Sandweiss, M.D.

Specialties

Languages

  • English

Clinical Details

Locations

Schedule An Appointment Clinical Office Address
(801) 662-1200 Primary Children's Hospital
Rapid Treatment Unit
100 N Mario Capecchi Drive
Salt Lake City, UT 84113

Bio

Dr. Sandweiss received his medical degree from UCLA in 1996 and completed his pediatric residency at the University of Washington in 1999. After completing his training, he joined the Navajo Area Indian Health Service and practice rural pediatrics in northeastern Arizona. During much of his time there, he was the Chief of Pediatrics. Following his 5 years in the IHS, Dr. Sandweiss was a pediatric hospitalist in Pittsburgh, PA, after which he joined the University of Utah Department of Pediatrics and the Division of Emergency Medicine. He is currently an Assistant Professor of Pediatrics at the University of Utah, and the Medical Director of the Pediatric Emergency Department’s Rapid Treatment Unit. His specific clinical interests are pediatric emergency care, observation care, and hospital medicine. Dr. Sandweiss has research interests in pediatric observation medicine care process models and is currently studying bronchiolitis and home oxygen therapy.

Board Certification and Academic Information

Academic Departments Pediatrics - Assistant Professor (Clinical)
Academic Divisions Pediatric Emergency Medicine
Board Certification American Board of Pediatrics (Pediatrics)

Patient Ratings

The Patient Rating score is an average of all responses to physician 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 doctor
4.6
My confidence in doctor
4.6
Time doctor spent with me
4.6
Doctor spoke using clear language
4.6
Doctor's effort to include me in decisions
4.5
Doctor's concern for questions & worries
4.6
Doctor's explanation of condition/problem
4.6
Wait time at clinic
3.9
Doctor's friendliness and courtesy
4.8

Patient Comments

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Academic Profile

Board Certification and Academic Information

Academic Departments Pediatrics - Assistant Professor (Clinical)
Academic Divisions Pediatric Emergency Medicine
Board Certification American Board of Pediatrics (Pediatrics)

Academic Office Locations

Academic Office Phone Number Academic Office Address
(801) 587-7450 Williams Building
Pediatric Emergency Medicine
295 Chipeta Way
Salt Lake City, UT 84108

Academic Bio

Dr. Sandweiss received his medical degree from UCLA in 1996 and completed his pediatric residency at the University of Washington in 1999. After completing his training, he joined the Navajo Area Indian Health Service and practiced rural pediatrics in northeastern Arizona. During much of his time there, he was the Chief of Pediatrics. Following his 5 years in the IHS, Dr. Sandweiss was a pediatric hospitalist in Pittsburgh, PA, after which he joined the University of Utah Department of Pediatrics and the Division of Emergency Medicine. He is currently an Assistant Professor of Pediatrics at the University of Utah, and the Medical Director of the Pediatric Emergency Department’s Rapid Treatment Unit. His specific clinical interests are pediatric emergency care, observation care, and hospital medicine. Dr. Sandweiss has research interests in pediatric observation medicine care process models and is currently studying bronchiolitis and home oxygen therapy.

Education

Education History

Type School Degree
Residency Children's Hospital and Medical Center
Pediatrics
Resident
Internship Children's Hospital and Medical Center
Pediatrics
Intern
Professional Medical UCLA David Geffen School of Medicine
M.D.
Undergraduate UCLA
B.S.

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