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Jose E. Morales Moreno
( out of 14 reviews )

Jose E. Morales Moreno, MD

Languages spoken: English, Spanish

Clinical Locations

University of Utah Hospital

Well Baby Nursery
801-581-2121
  • Dr. Morales Moreno’s career as a physician, educator, and academician began in 2013 at the University of Nebraska where he completed his undergraduate training. Here, he received a 4 year National Hispanic Merit Scholarship and obtained his BA in biology. He completed his medical training at the University of Nebraska Medical Center in 2017 and his pediatric residency at the University of St. Louis, Cardinal Glennon Children’s Hospital in 2020. Currently, he is a general pediatrician working in the University of Utah outpatient pediatric clinics, including the South Main Pediatric Clinic, University Pediatric Clinic, Sugarhouse Pediatric Clinic, as well as the well-baby nursery.

    Dr. Morales Moreno’s interests include resident education, curriculum development, quality improvement, and working with Salt Lake City’s under-served population.

    Board Certification

    American Board of Pediatrics (Pediatrics)

    Patient Rating

    4.9 /5
    ( out of 14 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.

    August 04, 2023
    SUGAR HOUSE HEALTH CENTER

    We love him. He's the best!

    May 17, 2023
    UNIVERSITY HOSPITAL

    El doctor Jos M, es el mejor :)!!! Nos encanta que siempre tenga una respuesta para todo lo que le preguntamos y siempre ha estado muy amable y con la mejor disposicin We love our Doctor <3

    May 10, 2023
    SOUTH MAIN CLINIC

    Muy buena

    April 17, 2023
    SOUTH MAIN CLINIC

    Very good

    March 31, 2023
    UNIVERSITY HOSPITAL

    Excelente doctor, aclara todas mis dudas de una manera concisa y amable.

    March 30, 2023
    SOUTH MAIN CLINIC

    Excelente profesional, sin duda alguna con calidad y tica para tratarnos como familia y a nuestra hija.

    March 28, 2023
    UNIVERSITY HOSPITAL

    Excellent listener and explainer and great with our kid.

    March 25, 2023
    UNIVERSITY HOSPITAL

    Adoramos al doc Jos

    January 25, 2023
    UNIVERSITY HOSPITAL

    Me encanta como atiende a mi beb y que habla bien espaol que me facilita mucho a mi

  • Dr. Morales Moreno’s career as a physician, educator, and academician began in 2013 at the University of Nebraska where he completed his undergraduate training. Here, he received a 4 year National Hispanic Merit Scholarship and obtained his BA in biology. He completed his medical training at the University of Nebraska Medical Center in 2017 and his pediatric residency at the University of St. Louis, Cardinal Glennon Children’s Hospital in 2020. Currently, he is a general pediatrician working in the University of Utah outpatient pediatric clinics, including the South Main Pediatric Clinic, University Pediatric Clinic, Sugarhouse Pediatric Clinic, as well as the well-baby nursery.

    Dr. Morales Moreno’s interests include resident education, curriculum development, quality improvement, and working with Salt Lake City’s under-served population.

    Board Certification and Academic Information

    Academic Departments Pediatrics -Primary
    Academic Divisions General Pediatrics
    Board Certification
    American Board of Pediatrics (Pediatrics)

    Education history

    Internship/Residency Pediatrics - Saint Louis University School of Medicine Intern/Resident
    Medicine - University of Nebraska College of Medicine M.D.
    Undergraduate Biology - University of Nebraska, Lincoln B.S.

    Selected Publications

    Book Chapter

    1. Morales Moreno J, Stipelman C (Under Review). Chapter 24: The Overweight or Obese Child. In Jackson, Daniel (Eds.), Rudolph's Pediatrics.

    Letter

    1. Morales Moreno J, Heller KR (2020). Type Ir pleuropulmonary blastoma in a 3-year-old child with asthma. [Letter to the editor]. Pediatr Pulmonol, 56(2), 349-351. (Read full article)

    Video/Film/CD/Web/Podcast

    1. Morales Moreno J Longo N, Shayota BJ (2015). Maple Syrup Urine Disease (MSUD), A resource for physicians and professionals on the Medical Home Portal Medical website providing evidence-based guidance to clinicians and other professionals on the initial diagnosis and management of maple syrup urine disease following abnormal newborn screening . First published December 2015 and updated February 2022. Expert review by Nancy C. Rose, MD. [Web]. Salt Lake City: Medical Home Portal. Available: https://www.medicalhomeportal.org/newborn/maple-syrup-urine-disease#:~:text=%5BPuckett%3A%202010%5D-,Description,%2C%20isoleucine%2C%20and%20valine)..