Steward is now offering telehealth virtual visits for its patients from the comfort of their home.
Your doctor’s office will contact you closer to your appointment time, or you may contact the office after booking an appointment to discuss options.


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Joel MacDonald, MD

Specialty
Neurological Surgery
Hospital Affiliations
  • Jordan Valley Medical Center
  • Jordan Valley Medical Center - West Valley Campus
  • Mountain Point Medical Center
  • Salt Lake Regional Medical Center
Network Affiliation
Steward Medical Group
Accepting New Patients
Accepting Telehealth Virtual Visits
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Location
Wasatch Brain and Spine
(801) 505-5370(801) 505-5370
(801) 984-6657(801) 984-6657
Neuroscience & Rehabilitation Specialists
(801) 505-5370(801) 505-5370
(801) 984-6657(801) 984-6657
About Joel MacDonald
Provider Gender
MALE
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • *Interpreter Available
Personal Statement
Joel MacDonald, MD, knew at a young age that he wanted to be a neurosurgeon, he grew up admiring his father who was also a skilled neurosurgeon. Dr. MacDonald?s philosophy of care is one of conservatism and optimal improvement of quality of life. Dr. MacDonald is fellowship trained in cerebrovascular and skull base surgery and has over 20 years of practice developing additional expertise in complex spine and peripheral nerve, functional surgery including surgical treatment of epilepsy and movement disorders, brain tumor surgery, pain surgery and treatment of hydrocephalus. Among other areas of expertise, Dr. MacDonald has unique experience in adult complex cranial and spinal micro neurosurgery.
Specialty
Neurological Surgery
Steward physician practices are now offering telehealth virtual visits in Salt Lake City, UT for its patients. Your doctor can conduct virtual visits securely and confidentially, while you remain safe at home. Your doctor’s office will contact you closer to your appointment time, or you may contact the office after booking an appointment to discuss telehealth options.
NPI
1487744090