|Schedule An Appointment||Clinical Office Address|
|(801) 587-7109||University Orthopaedic Center
590 Wakara Way
Salt Lake City, UT 84108
Dr. Gililland specializes in adult reconstructive orthopedic surgery of the hip and knee. He performs routine and complex primary and revision joint replacement operations. Additionally, his focuses include partial knee replacement and direct anterior total hip arthroplasty. He considers himself very fortunate to have a profession that he is passionate about and blessed to be able to help others doing what he loves.
Prior to his medical education, Dr. Gililland studied Mechanical Engineering at California Polytechnic State University in San Luis Obispo, California. His Engineering background led him to the field of Orthopaedic Surgery, and more specifically into the specialty of total joint arthroplasty. He is now an assistant professor of Orthopaedic Surgery at the University of Utah and enjoys training residents and fellows in adult reconstruction.
His research interests are focused on the biomechanics of hip and knee replacements, revision joint replacement techniques, direct anterior total hip arthroplasty techniques and outcomes, and patient outcomes following hip and knee replacement surgeries in general. He is a reviewer for Clinical Orthopaedics and Related Research as well as the Journal of Arthroplasty. He is a member of the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons, the American Medical Association, the American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons, and the Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society.
Board Certification and Academic Information
|Academic Departments||Orthopaedics - Assistant Professor
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 February 24, 2015
I received excellent advice about amount & type of physical therapy needed for post total hip replacement surgery.UofU Patient February 24, 2015
only complaint is how long it took for my provider to see me after my scheduled time and when he did show up he seemed to be in a hurry. He spent about 5 minutes with me. Not acceptable.UofU Patient February 17, 2015
Dr. Gilliland is excellent. I have also been very impressed with the PA's on each of my visits.UofU Patient February 10, 2015
Very attentive!!UofU Patient January 30, 2015
Dr. Guililland and his Intern were very professional, considerate and took their time to do exams and listen to my concerns. I was in and out of the clinic w/in an hour and felt more confident as I left.UofU Patient January 27, 2015
Thank you for listening to me !!!!!!!!!!UofU Patient January 11, 2015
I love Dr. Gilland I can't express how amazing he isUofU Patient December 08, 2014
Had hip surgery with Dr. Gillilland and the operation was a hugh success and he was an exceptional Dr. in every way , before during and after the surgery.UofU Patient November 20, 2014
There was a lot of information given to me at the office visit. I may have missed some points. I am getting answers to questions now. I am very happy with the time that was spent with me.UofU Patient October 06, 2014
All providers in this practice are of the highest quality in every way.UofU Patient August 26, 2014
The entire staff was excellent in their duties and were so friendly and caring. If it wasn't for the doctor getting behind it would have been a perfect appointment.UofU Patient July 22, 2014
my biggest issue is that this doctor does not have many appointment daysUofU Patient July 21, 2014
Dr. Gilliland is great!UofU Patient July 21, 2014
Wonderful and caring and talentedUofU Patient July 19, 2014
Dr. Gilliland has the most caring nature of any doctor I've seen. He genuinely cares about patients and shows it.UofU Patient June 04, 2014
VERY PLEASED WITH DR. GILLILANDUofU Patient May 13, 2014
Everyone seemed genuinely concerned.UofU Patient May 12, 2014
I think the doctor is thoroughUofU Patient April 29, 2014
I already have recommended Dr Gilliland to several friends looking at hip and knee replacementUofU Patient April 08, 2014
Outstanding experience to a very unique and complicated medical condition.UofU Patient April 02, 2014
Doctor said he needed to confer with a colleague regarding my situation. Just wondering how long until I hear what was decided.UofU Patient April 02, 2014
Medical staff was greatUofU Patient February 17, 2014
I felt very informed and respected.