Robert E. Nakken, MD

Orthopedic Surgery
Male
Accepting New Patients

Patient Experience

4.6 out of 5
Comments: 16
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Languages

  • English
  • Swedish

Hospital Affiliation

  • Cedar City Hospital
  • Garfield Memorial Hospital

Medical Group

  • Intermountain
    • Southern Utah Orthopedics and Sports Medicine

    • (435) 586-6962
    • 166 W 1325 N Ste 150 Cedar City UT, 84721
      • Yes
      • Mon thru Fri 9AM - 5PM
      • SelectHealth Care
      • Community Care
      • CHIP
      • SelectHealth Med
      • SelectHealth Advantage (UT or ID Resident)
      • SelectHealth Advantage Nevada (NV Resident)
      • SelectHealth Choice
      • SelectHealth Share
  • Professional Positions

    Team Physician Southern Utah University 1998-present. Director Intermountain Iron County Sports Medicine Program 2012- present.

    • Training

    • Residency

      Medical College Of Wisconsin - Milwaukee, WI, 1993 - 1998

    • Membership

      • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
    • Degree

      St. Louis University

      St. Louis, MO in Doctor of Medicine,
      1993

    • Board Certification

      AM BD ORTHOPAEDIC SURGERY

      Re-verification: 12/31/2023

Patient Ratings

Overall rating
4.6 out of 5  (123)
  • Rate provider

    4.6 out of 5
  • Provider explained in way you understand

    4.7 out of 5
  • Provider listened to you

    4.7 out of 5
  • Provider respected you

    4.8 out of 5
  • Provider spent enough time with you

    4.6 out of 5
  • Provider know your medical history

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

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

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

    3.8 out of 5
  • Give easy to understand instruction

    4.8 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
4.6 out of 5 (16)
    Experienced on May 02, 2019

    The provider spent a lot of time listening to me & answering my questions. I was very impressed.

    Experienced on Apr 25, 2019

    This doctor is at the top of his profession, confident.

    Experienced on Apr 25, 2019

    Very professional every step of the way. Straight shooter.

    Experienced on Apr 15, 2019

    My favorite dr. office. Always friendly & helpful.

    Experienced on Apr 10, 2019

    Good.

    Experienced on Apr 01, 2019

    Great!

    Experienced on Apr 01, 2019

    Great doctor listened to me about my problem & is trying to resolve it.

    Experienced on Mar 11, 2019

    Was a great experience!

    Experienced on Mar 11, 2019

    Dr. Nakken's office, assists, Dr. [...] all have great concern for patients. They are professionals!

    Experienced on Feb 04, 2019

    [...] (office) and Dr. Nakken (provider) are top notch! Definitely will recommend this office!

    Experienced on Feb 01, 2019

    excellant as always, any contact with IHC in any department has always been first class.

    Experienced on Jan 28, 2019

    Dr. Nakken has no bedside manner bordering on rudeness!

    Experienced on Dec 27, 2018

    Although my injury was serious and intensely painful, the length of time it took to get the appointment was very lengthy and no alternative other than going to ER was offered.

    Experienced on Jul 19, 2018

    Dr. Nakken was very kind, gentle, and knowledgeable about my condition. He was very patient in my options for surgery.

    Experienced on May 23, 2018

    Dr. Robert Nakken is an experienced and caring professional - NO BONES about it!

    Experienced on Apr 16, 2018

    We really like Dr. Nakken.