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Jordy Cox, MD, FACS, is a cardiothoracic surgeon who provides care at Salt Lake Regional Medical Center in Salt Lake City, Utah. He is triple board-certified in General Surgery, Surgical Critical Care, and Thoracic Surgery.
Dr. Cox provides expert care to patients who need advanced cardiac procedures, including coronary artery blockage, heart valve repair and replacement, and aortic surgery. He also has expertise in treating patients who have benign and malignant diseases of the lungs, esophagus, chest wall, and mediastinum. He also performs major reconstructive vascular surgery.
Dr. Cox completed a fellowship in Cardiothoracic Surgery at the University of California at San Francisco, in San Francisco, CA, and he completed a fellowship in Surgical Critical Care at the University of Tennessee, Presley Memorial Trauma Center, in Memphis, TN. Dr. Cox completed his residency in General Surgery at the Medical College of Wisconsin, affiliated hospitals, in Milwaukee, WI. He completed an internship in General Surgery at The Johns Hopkins Hospital in Baltimore, MD. Dr. Cox earned his medical degree at Rovira-Virgili University in Tarragona, Spain.
Dr. Cox is fluent in English, Spanish, French, and Catalan and is a native of Tarragona, Spain. He has been a volunteer with Doctors Without Borders for more than 15 years, providing medical relief in numerous conflict zones including the Democratic Republic of the Congo, the Ivory Coast, Pakistan, Yemen, and Palestine.
For his work, he was recognized by The Congressional Medal of Honor Foundation with its Citizen Service Above Self Medal. This is an award that recognizes the contributions of non-military civilians. Following the 2010 earthquake in Haiti, and working with Doctors Without Borders, in ten days, Dr. Cox and his small team operated on over 1,000 patients in makeshift operating rooms, sustaining only 11 patient losses.
Dr. Cox enjoys endurance sports and will take part in the 2020 Ironman 70.3 triathlon World Championships competition in New Zealand. He also enjoys technical rock and ice climbing, mountaineering, scuba diving, humanitarian work, and tactical medicine.
Cardiothoracic Surgery, Vascular 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
General Surgery, The Johns Hopkins Hospital
General Surgery, Medical College of Wisconsin, Affiliated Hospitals
Surgical Critical Care, University of Tennessee, Presley Memorial Trauma Center
Cardiothoracic Surgery, University of California at San Francisco