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Dix Pettey
( out of 397 reviews )

Dix Pettey, OD

Languages spoken: English

Clinical Locations

John A. Moran Eye Center

Salt Lake City
801-581-2352

Midvalley Health Center

Murray
801-585-3937
  • Dix Pettey, OD MS specializes in the fitting of contact lenses at the John A. Moran Eye Center at the University of Utah in Salt Lake City and the Midvalley Health Center. His particular interests lie in the areas of keratoconus, pediatrics, and fitting post-surgical or traumatized eyes with severe or irregular astigmatism. He also provides pre and post-surgical eye care to cataract or refractive eye surgery patients and primary eye care for those who do or do not wear contact lenses. Dr. Pettey received his B.S. at the University of Utah and his O.D. and M.S. degrees at The Ohio State University.

    As a Utah native, Dr. Pettey loves the culture and beautiful surroundings the state provides. He and his wife enjoy water-skiing, snow sports, and travelling with their five children. He is also a passionate fan of the Utah Jazz, Real Salt Lake and the University of Utah.

    Get to know Dr. Pettey by watching his profile video.

    Patient Rating

    4.9 /5
    ( out of 397 reviews )

    The patient rating score is an average of all responses on our patient experience survey. The rating averages scores for all questions about care from our providers.

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

    Patient Comments

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    Patients are de-identified for confidentiality and patient privacy.

    April 30, 2024
    MORAN EYE CENTER

    Awesome Dr

    April 28, 2024
    MORAN EYE CENTER

    A great physician who cares about his patients and the outcome of their visit.

    April 28, 2024
    MORAN EYE CENTER

    He does his job and I feel taken care of.

    April 26, 2024
    MORAN EYE CENTER

    Dr Pettey was professional, knowledgeable, and courteous! Made me feel comfortable and kept me informed during my examination.

    April 24, 2024
    MORAN EYE CENTER

    Very knowledgeable. Easy to talk with I feel very confident in the care he provides me. He has helped my vision emensly by fitting me with hard contact lenses

    April 23, 2024
    MORAN EYE CENTER

    Dr Pettit is very personable and knowledgeable.

    April 19, 2024
    MORAN EYE CENTER

    Dr Pettey is exceptional. He is a 10/10 provider. I will continue to see Dr Pettey and send my family and friends.

    April 19, 2024
    MORAN EYE CENTER

    Dr. Dix pettey is one of the best doctors I've had. I would recommend him to anyone:)

    April 15, 2024
    MORAN EYE CENTER

    Dr Pettey is excellent and works hard to improve my vision in all settings

  • Dix Pettey, OD MS specializes in the fitting of contact lenses at the John A. Moran Eye Center at the University of Utah in Salt Lake City and the Midvalley Health Center. His particular interests lie in the areas of keratoconus, pediatrics, and fitting post-surgical or traumatized eyes with severe or irregular astigmatism. He also provides pre and post-surgical eye care to cataract or refractive eye surgery patients and primary eye care for those who do or do not wear contact lenses. Dr. Pettey received his B.S. at the University of Utah and his O.D. and M.S. degrees at The Ohio State University.

    As a Utah native, Dr. Pettey loves the culture and beautiful surroundings the state provides. He and his wife enjoy water-skiing, snow sports, and travelling with their five children. He is also a passionate fan of the Utah Jazz, Real Salt Lake and the University of Utah.

    Get to know Dr. Pettey by watching his profile video.

    Board Certification and Academic Information

    Academic Departments Ophthalmology & Visual Sciences -Primary

    Education history

    Fellowship Optometry, Specialty Contact Lenses, Anterior Segment - John A. Moran Eye Center Academic Fellow
    Optometry - Chalmers P. Wylie VA Ambulatory Care Center Externship
    Graduate Training Vision Science - Ohio State University College of Optometry M.S.
    Optometry - Ohio State University College of Optometry O.D.
    Undergraduate Exercise & Sports Science; Minor: Chemistry - University of Utah B.Sc. (Hons)
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