J. Scott Parkinson, DO

Internal Medicine
Not Accepting New Patients

Patient Experience

4.9 out of 5
Comments: 20
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  • English
  • Swedish

Hospital Affiliation

  • Dixie Regional Medical Center 400 East Campus
  • Dixie Regional Medical Center River Road Campus

Medical Group

  • My Health
  • Intermountain
    • River Road Internal Medicine

    • (435) 688-6200
    • 577 S River Rd St. George UT, 84790
      • Yes
      • Mon thru Fri 8AM - 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

    Board certified in Internal Medicine and Hospice and Palliative care.

    • Training

    • Internship

      Philadelphia Col. of Osteopathic Med - Philadelphia, PA, 1997 - 1998

    • Residency

      Nova Southeastern University - Davie, FL, 1998 - 2000

    • Membership

      • American Osteopathic Association
    • Degree

      Idaho State University

      Pocatello, ID in Bachelor of Science,
      1991 - 1993

      Western University of Health Sciences

      Pomona, CA in Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine,
      1993 - 1997

    • Board Certification


      Re-verification: 12/31/2023

Patient Ratings

Overall rating
4.9 out of 5  (409)
  • Rate provider

    4.8 out of 5
  • Provider explained in way you understand

    4.9 out of 5
  • Provider listened to you

    5.0 out of 5
  • Provider respected you

    5.0 out of 5
  • Provider spent enough time with you

    4.9 out of 5
  • Provider know your medical history

    4.9 out of 5
  • Give easy to understand instruction

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

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

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

    4.6 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
4.9 out of 5 (20)
    Experienced on Mar 23, 2019

    Dr Parkinson is great! Exceeds all my expectations!

    Experienced on Mar 22, 2019

    Dr. Parkinson is very easy to talk to. He is ... like a friend. I hope he doesn't leave the area! He is a very thorough doctor!

    Experienced on Mar 21, 2019

    Excellent provider, surroundings pleasant, new furnishings, superior overall.

    Experienced on Mar 18, 2019

    Great experience - my sister just moved to the area - Dr. Parkinson is full - he said to call in June.

    Experienced on Mar 14, 2019

    Very beneficial - all our questions and concerns answered.

    Experienced on Mar 14, 2019

    Dr. Parkinson is the best Internal Medicine doctor that we have ever had. Professional, very humanistic and respectful.

    Experienced on Mar 08, 2019

    It was a positive experience.

    Experienced on Mar 08, 2019

    He was very thorough and followed up the next day with the results from the lab work. He was very supportive of my goals too.

    Experienced on Mar 04, 2019

    i feel Dr. Parkinson is one of the best doctors i can have as my provider and i did recommend him to one of my friends

    Experienced on Mar 01, 2019

    enjoy visiting him

    Experienced on Feb 28, 2019

    Dr. Parkinson is always very excellent!

    Experienced on Feb 28, 2019

    Dr Parkinson listens, never feel rushed, we plan my diabetes care together. He knows how I feel about medications and doesn't push prescriptions. He is always pleasant.

    Experienced on Feb 24, 2019

    He is genuinely concerned about me and my continuing health problems.

    Experienced on Feb 24, 2019

    Dr Parkinson is absolutely a star provider at this clinic.

    Experienced on Feb 22, 2019

    the visit was in a timely manner. there was hardly a wait.

    Experienced on Feb 22, 2019

    Dr Parkinson listens should I have a concern about my health, he always tells me when my test are due and sets them up right then.

    Experienced on Feb 16, 2019

    my experience with Dr Parkinson's office has always been very good.

    Experienced on Feb 12, 2019

    I've (fortunately) only seen Dr. Parkinson for routine appts. & some respiratory things. I don't know how it would be with a serious issue. He is very focused & kind & I feel comfortable with him.

    Experienced on Feb 12, 2019

    Dr. Parkinson has ALWAYS be willing to take the time to discuss health issues. He is knowledgeable, open and gives one confidence in his care.

    Experienced on Feb 08, 2019

    Treated respectfully & gave me information to check into my problem.