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David C. Dries
( out of 142 reviews )

David C. Dries, MD

Languages spoken: English, German, Spanish

Clinical Locations

Farmington Health Center

Farmington
801-213-3200

Primary Children's Hospital

Pediatric Ophthalmology
Salt Lake City
801-581-2352
  • David Dries, MD, is board certified in ophthalmology and competed a special pediatric ophthalmology and strabismus fellowship. He is currently an associate clinical professor and has 21 years of experience in academic medicine. He has been involved with research on the genetic basis of eye diseases in children, retinopathy of prematurity and amblyopia. Dr. Dries received his B.S. in Honors Molecular Biology and German Literature at the University of Wisconsin and earned his Medical Degree from the University of Wisconsin School of Medicine.

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    Board Certification

    American Board of Ophthalmology
    National Board of Medical Examiners

    Patient Rating

    4.8 /5
    ( out of 142 reviews )

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    The scale on which responses are measured is 1 to 5 with 5 being the best score.

    Patient Comments

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    April 29, 2024
    PRIMARY CHILDREN'S MEDICAL CENTER

    Dr.Dries is a awesome Dr.he take the time to listing to your questions and concerns he is the best Dr.

    April 23, 2024
    PRIMARY CHILDREN'S MEDICAL CENTER

    Excellent doctor

    March 20, 2024
    PRIMARY CHILDREN'S MEDICAL CENTER

    Dr. Dries was fantastic and took time to explain details. I look forward to seeing him annually for my daughter eye care.

    March 19, 2024
    PRIMARY CHILDREN'S MEDICAL CENTER

    Amazing, kind, caring, and compassionate. Dr. Dries is the best of the best. He has made our daughters vision journey thus far much better than we ever dreamed of. He has been so good to answer our questions, no matter what day of the week it is or what time of day. He's got our back!

    March 13, 2024
    PRIMARY CHILDREN'S MEDICAL CENTER

    Muy buen doctor, atiende a mi hija desde que tenía 1 año, ahora ella tiene 16

    March 12, 2024
    PRIMARY CHILDREN'S MEDICAL CENTER

    If you want a Doctor that can fill you with hope Dr. Dries is your man. I would describe him as a Sherlock Holmes getting to the bottom of very complex cases. He cares and you can feel his concern and commitment to solving your issues.

    March 10, 2024
    PRIMARY CHILDREN'S MEDICAL CENTER

    Amazing dr we absolutely trust him

    March 09, 2024
    PRIMARY CHILDREN'S MEDICAL CENTER

    Doctor Dries is an excellent professional.

    March 08, 2024
    PRIMARY CHILDREN'S MEDICAL CENTER

    Dr. Dries is such a wonderful doctor. He goes out of his way to make his patients comfortable as possible and makes sure even the littlest ones know what to expect on their level.

  • David Dries, MD, is board certified in ophthalmology and competed a special pediatric ophthalmology and strabismus fellowship. He is currently an associate clinical professor and has 21 years of experience in academic medicine. He has been involved with research on the genetic basis of eye diseases in children, retinopathy of prematurity and amblyopia. Dr. Dries received his B.S. in Honors Molecular Biology and German Literature at the University of Wisconsin and earned his Medical Degree from the University of Wisconsin School of Medicine.

    Get to know Dr. Dries by watching his profile.

    Board Certification and Academic Information

    Academic Departments Ophthalmology & Visual Sciences -Primary
    Board Certification
    American Board of Ophthalmology
    National Board of Medical Examiners

    Education history

    Fellowship Pediatric Ophthalmology and Adult Strabismus - University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics Fellow
    Ophthalmology - University of Illinois at Chicago School of Medicine Resident
    Internship Internal Medicine - Louis A. Weiss Memorial Hospital Intern
    Medicine - University of Wisconsin School of Medicine M.D.
    Undergraduate Honors Molecular Biology/German Literature - University of Wisconsin B.S.
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