Eric R. Dockter, MD

Orthopedic Surgery
Accepting New Patients
Cultural Competency Training: No

Patient Ratings

4.8 out of 5
Comments: 20
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  • English
  • Spanish

Hospital Affiliation

  • Alta View Hospital
  • Riverton Hospital

Medical Group

  • Intermountain
    • Orthopedic Specialty Group - Riverton

    • (801) 285-4650
    • 3723 W 12600 S Ste 460 Riverton UT, 84065
      • Yes
      • Tue, Thu thru Fri 9AM - 4:30PM
      • SelectHealth Care
      • SelectHealth Community Care
      • CHIP
      • SelectHealth Med
      • SelectHealth Advantage (UT or ID Resident)
      • SelectHealth Advantage Nevada (NV Resident)
      • SelectHealth Choice
      • SelectHealth Share
      • SelectHealth Value
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  • Professional Positions

    Dr.Dockter recently finished a sports fellowship in San Diego where he had the unique opportunity to provide medical care for the U.S. Navy Seals. During his surgical training he has also worked with various high school and college athletic programs to provide medical care for their athletes.

    • Training

    • Residency

      Indiana University Medical Center - Indianapolis, IN, 2010 - 2015

    • Fellowship

      San Diego Knee and Sports Medicine - San Diego, CA, 2015 - 2016

    • Membership

      • American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
      • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
    • Degree

      University of Toledo

      Toledo, OH in Doctor of Medicine,
      2006 - 2010

    • Board Certification


      Re-verification: 12/31/2028

Patient Ratings

Overall rating
4.8 out of 5  (145)
  • Rate provider

    4.8 out of 5
  • Provider explained in way you understand

    4.9 out of 5
  • Provider listened to you

    4.9 out of 5
  • Provider respected you

    4.9 out of 5
  • Provider spent enough time with you

    4.8 out of 5
  • Provider know your medical history

    4.6 out of 5
  • Ease of contacting(e.g., email, phone, web portal) the clinic

    4.7 out of 5
  • CP explanations of prob/condition

    4.9 out of 5
  • CP concern for questions/worries

    4.8 out of 5
  • Likelihood of recommending CP

    4.9 out of 5
  • Wait time at clinic

    4.5 out of 5
  • Give easy to understand instruction

    4.9 out of 5
  • Appointment as soon as you needed for care right away

    4.7 out of 5
  • Appointment as soon as you needed for check-up or routine care

    5.0 out of 5
  • Ease of scheduling appointments

    4.7 out of 5
  • Provider discussed treatment options

    4.8 out of 5
  • See the provider within 15 minutes of your appointment time

    4.6 out of 5
  • CP efforts to include in decisions

    4.9 out of 5
The Patient Rating score is an average of all responses to physician related questions on the nationally developed CAHPS Clinician & Group Survey. Responses are reported as a star-rating on a scale of 1 to 5, with 5 being the best score.

Patient Reviews

Overall rating
4.8 out of 5 (20)
    Experienced on Nov 29, 2019

    Last week I recommended a friend to make an appointment with Dr. Dockter.

    Experienced on Nov 28, 2019

    This doctor is a wonderful doctor he is concerned about you all the time that you were talking with him and you know that you have his attentionThis doctor is a wonderful doctor he is concerned about you all the time that you were talking with him and you know that you have his attention

    Experienced on Nov 19, 2019

    I always recommend him to others .He is an excellent physician.

    Experienced on Nov 11, 2019

    I was recommended to see him by 2 friends and will definitely be sharing my recommendations in the future.

    Experienced on Nov 07, 2019

    This was my third procedure with Dr. Dockter. He is incredible, he was very accommodating with my many problems and helped me make the best choices for my care. I already have recommended him to others. He also took the time to call and follow up with me. [...] Sorry about the spelling.

    Experienced on Oct 08, 2019

    *Dr. Dockter very good at explaining and giving you time.

    Experienced on Aug 28, 2019

    Even though he was busy I felt that he had only me as a patient. No all do this.

    Experienced on Aug 23, 2019

    Dr. Dockter was truly amazing! He explained what he thinks the issue could be and has a plan already setup. Definitely going back and would recommend again

    Experienced on Aug 20, 2019

    Awesome doctor who was willing to listen, explain simply and thoroughly, and answer any question I had with great knowledge.

    Experienced on Aug 06, 2019

    I already have two of my buddies seeing Eric.

    Experienced on Jun 23, 2019

    He always give me the most informed information...

    Experienced on Jun 23, 2019

    It is always easy to talk to him and I always like how fast I get out...

    Experienced on Jun 18, 2019

    Excellent Dr. Dockter - great staff.

    Experienced on Jun 12, 2019

    The provider explain every thing so well. Also answers any questions with respect. You can tell that he really cares and takes his time.

    Experienced on May 29, 2019

    very caring and understanding physician.

    Experienced on May 29, 2019

    very positive experience

    Experienced on May 19, 2019

    He (the doctor) knows what he's doing.

    Experienced on May 13, 2019

    Answered my questions and provided very good service.

    Experienced on May 13, 2019

    Very good.

    Experienced on May 12, 2019

    Dr. Dockter seemed to me more knowledgeable and I felt I was in better hands after the visit.