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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Robert Engelen, DO

Specialty
Physical Medicine & Rehab
Hospital Affiliation
  • Salt Lake Regional Medical Center
Network Affiliation
Steward Medical Group Affiliate
Accepting New Patients
Accepting Telehealth Virtual Visits
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Location
COMPREHENSIVE ORTHOPEDICS & SPORTS MEDICINE - SALT LAKE CITY
(801) 533-2002(801) 533-2002
(801) 323-9546(801) 323-9546

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
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Sports Med Utah Physical Therapy
(801) 533-2002(801) 533-2002
(801) 323-9546(801) 323-9546
About Robert Engelen
Provider Gender
MALE
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • *Interpreter Available
Personal Statement
Dr. Engelen grew up in Iowa and earned his Bachelor of Science degree in Biology at Iowa State University. He then earned his Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine at Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences, followed by a transitional internship at Naval Medical Center Portsmouth in Virginia. Following internship, he served as a Lieutenant in the Navy and operated as the medical officer for 1st Battalion, 6th Marines in Camp Lejeune, North Carolina and for a deployment to Afghanistan. He subsequently completed the Undersea Medical Officer Course at the Naval Undersea Medical Institute. Dr. Engelen completed a residency in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation at the University of Utah and most recently completed a Fellowship in Sports Medicine at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center in Pennsylvania. He has served as a Senior Undersea Medical Officer at the Naval Health Clinic in Charleston, South Carolina and Battalion Surgeon for Second Amphibious Assault Battalion. Dr. Engelen received the Navy and Marine Corps Commendation Medal-Meritorious as a Medical Officer. He was also awarded the Combat Action Ribbon-Commendation for the performance of his medical duties under fire during a combat operation in Afghanistan. He has actively supported the athletic community by serving as a team physician for Norwin high school and California University of Pennsylvania. He has provided event coverage for the US speed skating team, US junior freestyle aerials, Salt Lake Marathon, South Jordan Marathon, and the Pittsburgh Marathon. Dr. Engelen is currently serving as the team physician for West Jordan High School. Dr. Engelen is a member American Medical Society for Sports Medicine (AMSSM), American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation (AAPMR), and the Wilderness Medical Society (WMS). In his practice, Dr. Engelen has a special interest in: Evaluation and treatment of spine and sports injuries Advanced fluoroscopic procedures Epidural steroid injections Facet blocks Rhizotomy Sacroiliac Joint injections Ultrasound guided procedures for joint, tendon, or nerve injuries Diagnostic Ultrasound Regenerative Medicine including PRP and Stem Cells for treatment of osteoarthritis and tendon injuries Biomechanical Analysis for Injury Prevention and Sports Performance Mountain and Cold Weather Medicine In his leisure time, Dr. Engelen enjoys spending time with his wife and three children. He also enjoys mountain biking, road biking, crossfit, and alpine skiing.
Specialty
Physical Medicine & Rehab
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
Univ of Pittsburgh
FELLOWSHIP
Univ of UT
RESIDENCY
KS City Univ
MEDICAL SCHOOL
NPI
1053494393