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Dorothy L. Williams
( out of 53 reviews )

Dorothy L. Williams, MD, PhD

Languages spoken: English

Clinical Locations

Imaging & Neurosciences Center

Salt Lake City
801-585-7575
  • Specialties

    Board Certification

    American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology (Neurology)

    Patient Rating

    4.9 /5
    ( out of 53 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

    Patient comments are gathered from our patient experience survey and displayed in their entirety.
    Patients are de-identified for confidentiality and patient privacy.

    April 27, 2024
    CLINICAL NEUROSCIENCES CENTER

    Dr. Dorothy Williams is the best. She's professional, knowledgeable, and definitely great at what she does. I've been her patient for many years (even before she joined the staff at the U of U), and have always felt validated and that my health is her priority. She definitely is a keeper!

    April 21, 2024
    CLINICAL NEUROSCIENCES CENTER

    I am so grateful to have Dr Dorothy Williams as my care provider. She is thorough and takes time to explain everything in an easy way to comprehend. You feel very well cared for after seeing her. She never rushed you. I highly recommend her.

    April 01, 2024
    CLINICAL NEUROSCIENCES CENTER

    Dr. Williams is amazing and was the only doctor to have helped me after, I had experienced chronic migraines for approximately 18 years, prior to seeing her!

    February 27, 2024
    CLINICAL NEUROSCIENCES CENTER

    Dr. Williams is truly ? truly the "Queen of Headaches". She has the experience behind everything she does. She is very protective, she wants to make sure you are doing well and there is nothing making your symptoms worse in her care. Hands down, the best doctor I've ever?had.

    February 24, 2024
    CLINICAL NEUROSCIENCES CENTER

    Very good care and felt comfortable about the correct diagnosis and treatment going forward.

    February 04, 2024
    CLINICAL NEUROSCIENCES CENTER

    Dr. Williams is a great listener. She's provided several ideas that have become effective strategies for gaining control over my condition.

    January 30, 2024
    CLINICAL NEUROSCIENCES CENTER

    Dr Williams cares about her patients and is willing to try different avenues of treatment to help us live healthier fuller lives

    January 28, 2024
    CLINICAL NEUROSCIENCES CENTER

    Best doctor ever!

    January 28, 2024
    CLINICAL NEUROSCIENCES CENTER

    Dr Williams is excellent. She¿s organized, thorough, asks great questions, and has helped me immensely with managing my chronic migraines.

  • Board Certification and Academic Information

    Academic Departments Neurology -Adjunct
    Board Certification
    American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology (Neurology)

    Education history

    Residency Neurology - University of Utah School of Medicine Resident
    Internal Medicine - University of Utah School of Medicine Intern
    Professional Medical Medicine - Indiana University School of Medicine M.D.
    Pre-Medicine - Indiana University–Purdue University Indianapolis
    Internship Neuropsychology - Indiana University Medical Center Research Intern
    School Psychology; Neuropsychology - Ball State University Ph.D.
    Graduate Training School Psychology - Ball State University M.A.
    Psychology - Indiana University–Purdue University Indianapolis
    Undergraduate Music Education - Butler University B.M.E.
    Undergraduate Music - Southern Illinois University Edwardsville

    Selected Publications

    Journal Article

    1. Williams DL, Gridley BE, Fitzhugh-Bell K (1992). Cluster analysis of children and adolescents with brain damage and learning disabilities using neuropsychological, psychoeducational, and sociobehavioral variables. J Learn Disabil, 25(5), 290-9. (Read full article)
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