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Marlana M. Li
( out of 104 reviews )

Marlana M. Li, MD

Languages spoken: English, Spanish

Clinical Locations

Madsen Health Center

Salt Lake City
801-581-8000
  • Marlana Li, MD, FAAFP is a board-certified Family Medicine physician in Salt Lake City, Utah. She delivers pediatric, prenatal, and adult care, with special interests in preventive medicine and patient education. Dr. Li received her medical degree from Loyola University Chicago Stritch School of Medicine, and completed her residency at St. Anthony Family Medicine Residency in Colorado. She worked in a multi-specialty group private-practice in Colorado Springs before joining the University of Utah faculty in 2014. She enjoys teaching and mentoring medical students and residents. Her other interests include serving on medical mission trips, hiking, traveling, and journaling.

    ​Very limited availability for new patients.

    Board Certification

    American Academy of Family Physicians
    American Board of Family Medicine
    National Board of Medical Examiners

    Patient Rating

    4.9 /5
    ( out of 104 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 30, 2024
    MADSEN HEALTH CENTER

    She is a caring, professional doctor who really follows up and takes good care of her patients. She treats the whole person, not just the problem presented. I really cannot say enough wonderful things about her.

    April 28, 2024
    MADSEN HEALTH CENTER

    An excellent heath care provider, A great loss if she leaves.

    April 25, 2024
    MADSEN HEALTH CENTER

    I really appreciate having Dr. Li as my provider; She listens, involves me in my healthcare decisions, and proivides me with helpful information and resources. I feel she genuinely cares and always treats me kindly and with respect. Wonderful doctor!

    April 21, 2024
    MADSEN HEALTH CENTER

    I hear that she's moving on. I wish her well although I'm sorry to see her go. The "new" person will be my 3rd since I joined the UofU Health program in 2013.

    April 18, 2024
    MADSEN HEALTH CENTER

    Dr. Li is the best health care provider I have ever seen. She takes my concerns seriously and provides holistic care. She is patient, a good listener, and a compassionate physician. She is thoughtful in her recommended next steps. I appreciate all she has done for my health care.

    March 16, 2024
    MADSEN HEALTH CENTER

    Dr. Li is great. I felt she really cared about me and what was going on in my life.

    March 04, 2024
    MADSEN HEALTH CENTER

    Dr. Li is fabulous! She is kind, compassionate, efficient and knowledgeable and provides the best care!

    March 04, 2024
    SUGAR HOUSE HEALTH CENTER

    She has been our Dr for several years and she cares about her patients

    March 03, 2024
    MADSEN HEALTH CENTER

    The best doctor you'll ever find

  • Marlana Li, MD, FAAFP is a board-certified Family Medicine physician in Salt Lake City, Utah. She delivers pediatric, prenatal, and adult care, with special interests in preventive medicine and patient education. Dr. Li received her medical degree from Loyola University Chicago Stritch School of Medicine, and completed her residency at St. Anthony Family Medicine Residency in Colorado. She worked in a multi-specialty group private-practice in Colorado Springs before joining the University of Utah faculty in 2014. She enjoys teaching and mentoring medical students and residents. Her other interests include serving on medical mission trips, hiking, traveling, and journaling.

    ​Very limited availability for new patients.

    Board Certification and Academic Information

    Academic Departments Family & Preventive Medicine -Primary
    Academic Divisions Family Medicine
    Board Certification
    American Academy of Family Physicians
    American Board of Family Medicine
    National Board of Medical Examiners

    Education history

    Fellowship Family Medicine - American Academy of Family Practice Fellow
    Family Medicine - St. Anthony North Hospital Resident
    Other Training Medical Hypnosis Beginning Course - Loyola University Chicago, Stritch School of Medicine
    Medicine - Loyola University Chicago, Stritch School of Medicine M.D.
    Undergraduate Biology - University of Utah B.A.

    Selected Publications

    Journal Article

    1. Colbert-Getz J, Chow C, Li M, Weber T, Hannon P, Hammad I, Good B, Bonnett R, Sakaeda M, Robson J, Lamb S (2021). Times of Medical Education Crisis Require New Evaluation Approaches: Proof of Concept of a System-Based Program Evaluation Model. Med Sci Educ, 31(3), 1009-1014. (Read full article)

    Video/Film/CD/Web/Podcast

    1. Li MM (1/23/18). The Joy of Teaching Medical Students [Web]. Salt Lake City: Family Medicine Vital Signs. Available: https://fammedvitalsigns.com/2018/01/23/the-joy-of-teaching-medical-students.
    2. Li MM (12/20/16). Travel Medicine [Web]. Salt Lake City: Family Medicine Vital Signs Blog. Available: https://fammedvitalsigns.wordpress.com/2016/12/20/travel-medicine/.
    3. Li MM (11/24/15). Attitude of Gratitude [Web]. Salt Lake City: Family Medicine Vital Signs Blog. Available: https://fammedvitalsigns.wordpress.com/2015/11/24/attitude-of-gratitude/.
    4. Li MM (03/03/15). Mentoring Changes Lives [Web]. Salt Lake City: Family Medicine Vital Signs Blog. Available: https://fammedvitalsigns.wordpress.com/2015/03/03/mentoring-changes-lives/.
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