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Tanya Wilcox
( out of 12 reviews )

Tanya Wilcox, MD

Languages spoken: English

Clinical Locations

University of Utah Hospital

Cardiovascular Center
Salt Lake City
801-585-7676

University of Utah Hospital

Salt Lake City
801-585-7676
  • Dr. Tanya Wilcox completed her medical education at the University of California, Irvine following her undergraduate degree in evolutionary biology at Princeton. She continued her medical training with a residency and chief residency in internal medicine followed by a fellowship in cardiovascular diseases at New York University.

    Dr. Wilcox is a general cardiologist with clinical expertise in preventative cardiology, lipidology, disorders of metabolism, and echocardiography. Her academic interests include investigating the association between metabolic risk factors and cardiovascular disease and perioperative cardiovascular outcomes. She is also interested in medical education and is involved in teaching medical students, residents, and fellows.

    Dr. Wilcox is board certified in internal medicine, cardiovascular diseases and echocardiography. She is also a board certified lipid specialist.

    Specialties

    Board Certification

    American Board of Clinical Lipidology
    American Board of Internal Medicine (Internal Medicine)
    National Board of Medical Examiners

    Patient Rating

    4.9 /5
    ( out of 12 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 04, 2024
    UH HOSPITALS AND CLINICS

    Very helpful, knows what needed to be done, and let me know what that was.

    April 02, 2024
    UH HOSPITALS AND CLINICS

    I have complete confidence in the care I receive from Dr. Wilcox.

    March 09, 2024
    UH HOSPITALS AND CLINICS

    A capable doctor

    March 07, 2024
    UH HOSPITALS AND CLINICS

    Dr. Wilcox is a great cardiologist! She is knowledgeable, kind, and thorough. She carefully explains everything and answers all my questions. I feel very comfortable with her and her staff. I feel like I am getting the best care possible.

    January 25, 2024
    UH HOSPITALS AND CLINICS

    Came in to support Dr. Goodwin. Added additional information to help me feel better about my concerns.

    December 15, 2023
    UH HOSPITALS AND CLINICS

    very helpful with letting know what we were facing

    December 14, 2023
    UH HOSPITALS AND CLINICS

    Dr. Wilcox was well prepared for my first visit with her to talk about my test results and medication needs. She was knowledgeable and offered good ideas to improve my health and daily routine.

    December 12, 2023
    UH HOSPITALS AND CLINICS

    I found Tanya Wilcox to be very professional and compassionate.

    November 12, 2023
    UH HOSPITALS AND CLINICS

    I really like her and understand what she try to explain to me the problem and how they are going to fix it!

  • Dr. Tanya Wilcox completed her medical education at the University of California, Irvine following her undergraduate degree in evolutionary biology at Princeton. She continued her medical training with a residency and chief residency in internal medicine followed by a fellowship in cardiovascular diseases at New York University.

    Dr. Wilcox is a general cardiologist with clinical expertise in preventative cardiology, lipidology, disorders of metabolism, and echocardiography. Her academic interests include investigating the association between metabolic risk factors and cardiovascular disease and perioperative cardiovascular outcomes. She is also interested in medical education and is involved in teaching medical students, residents, and fellows.

    Dr. Wilcox is board certified in internal medicine, cardiovascular diseases and echocardiography. She is also a board certified lipid specialist.

    Board Certification and Academic Information

    Academic Departments Internal Medicine -Primary
    Radiology & Imaging Sciences -Adjunct
    Academic Divisions Cardiovascular Medicine
    Board Certification
    American Board of Clinical Lipidology
    American Board of Internal Medicine (Internal Medicine)
    National Board of Medical Examiners

    Education history

    Fellowship Cardiology - New York University Grossman School of Medicine Fellow
    Internal Medicine - New York University Grossman School of Medicine Chief Resident
    Residency Internal Medicine - New York University Grossman School of Medicine Resident
    Clinical Research Methods - New York University Clinical and Translational Science Institute Certificate
    Internship Internal Medicine - New York University Grossman School of Medicine Intern
    Medicine - University of California, Irvine School of Medicine M.D.
    Undergraduate Ecology and Evolutionary Biology - Princeton University B.A.

    Selected Publications

    Journal Article

    1. Wilcox T, Smilowitz NR, Seda B, Xia Y, Hochman J, Berger JS (2022). Sex Differences in Thrombosis and Mortality in Patients Hospitalized for COVID-19. Am J Cardiol, 170, 112-117. (Read full article)
    2. Wilcox T, Smilowitz NR, Xia Y, Beckman JA, Berger JS (2020). Cardiovascular Risk Factors and Perioperative Myocardial Infarction After Noncardiac Surgery. Can J Cardiol, 37(2), 224-231. (Read full article)
    3. Wilcox T, Smilowitz NR, Xia Y, Berger JS (2019). Cardiovascular Risk Scores to Predict Perioperative Stroke in Noncardiac Surgery. Stroke, 50(8), 2002-2006. (Read full article)
    4. Wilcox T, Newman JD, Maldonado TS, Rockman C, Berger JS (2018). Peripheral vascular disease risk in diabetic individuals without coronary heart disease. Atherosclerosis, 275, 419-425. (Read full article)
    5. Newman JD, Wilcox T, Smilowitz NR, Berger JS (2018). Influence of Diabetes on Trends in Perioperative Cardiovascular Events. Diabetes Care, 41(6), 1268-1274. (Read full article)
    6. Sunseri M, Ahuja T, Wilcox T, Green D (2018). Acquired Coagulopathy and Hemorrhage Secondary to Subcutaneous Heparin Prophylaxis. Case Rep Hematol, 2018, 9501863. (Read full article)
    7. Pitzer VE, Viboud C, Alonso WJ, Wilcox T, Metcalf CJ, Steiner CA, Haynes AK, Grenfell BT (2015). Environmental drivers of the spatiotemporal dynamics of respiratory syncytial virus in the United States. PLoS Pathog, 11(1), e1004591. (Read full article)
    8. Tran MH, Lin DM, Wilcox T, Schiro D, Cannesson M, Milliken J (2014). Effects of a multimodality blood conservation schema toward improvement of intraoperative hemoglobin levels and off-pump transfusions in coronary artery bypass graft surgery. Transfusion, 54(10 Pt 2), 2769-74. (Read full article)

    Review

    1. Tran MH, Wilcox T, Tran PN (2019). Catheter-related right atrial thrombosis. [Review]. J Vasc Access, 21(3), 300-307. (Read full article)
    2. Wilcox T, De Block C, Schwartzbard AZ, Newman JD (2020). Diabetic Agents, From Metformin to SGLT2 Inhibitors and GLP1 Receptor Agonists: JACC Focus Seminar. [Review]. J Am Coll Cardiol, 75(16), 1956-1974. (Read full article)
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