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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Justin Atherton, DO

Specialties
Surgery, General 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
Specialty Surgery of Utah - Salt Lake City
(801) 384-4640(801) 384-4640
(801) 208-6375(801) 208-6375

Hours:

Day of the WeekHours
Monday9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Tuesday9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Wednesday9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Thursday9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Friday9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
SaturdayClosed
SundayClosed
Exodus Health Care Network - Magna
(801) 250-9638(801) 250-9638
(801) 250-3204(801) 250-3204

Hours:

Day of the WeekHours
Monday9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Tuesday9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Wednesday9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Thursday9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Friday9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
SaturdayClosed
SundayClosed
Exodus Healthcare Network - West Valley
(801) 250-9638(801) 250-9638
(801) 250-3204(801) 250-3204

Hours:

Day of the WeekHours
Monday9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Tuesday9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Wednesday9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Thursday9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Friday9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
SaturdayClosed
SundayClosed
About Justin Atherton
Provider Gender
MALE
Languages Spoken
  • English
Personal Statement
Justin D. Atherton, DO, General Surgeon, Specialty Surgery of Utah Justin Atherton provides surgical care at Jordan Valley Medical Center - West Valley and at Salt Lake Regional Medical Center. He received a Master's in Health Care Administration (MHA) at Des Moines University in Iowa. Dr. Atherton then earned his Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine (DO), also at Des Moines University. He served his internship at Bay Regional Medical Center in Bay City, Michigan, followed by a residency in General Surgery at Mercy Medical Center in Des Moines. Dr. Atherton is a member of the American College of Osteopathic Surgeons, the American College of Surgeons and the American Osteopathic Association. Within his General Surgery practice, Dr. Atherton has a special interest in: Minimally invasive surgery Laparoscopic anti-reflux surgery (i.e. Nissen fundoplication) Laparoscopic colon resection Laparoscopic ventral hernia repair Laparoscopic cholecystectomy Endoscopy Esophagogastroduodenoscopy (EGD) Colonoscopy In his leisure time, Dr. Atherton enjoys time with his family. He is very active and enjoys Crossfit and interval training, camping, hiking and snowboarding. Dr. Atherton also loves music and plays the guitar.
Specialties
Surgery, General 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.
Credentials
Education
Mercy Medical Center-Des Moines
RESIDENCY
Bay Regional Medical Center
INTERNSHIP
Des Moines University-College of Osteopathic Medicine
MEDICAL SCHOOL
NPI
1386876167