Joel G. Porter, MD

Family Medicine
Male
Not Accepting New Patients
Available

Patient Experience

4.7 out of 5
Comments: 20
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Languages

  • English

Hospital Affiliation

  • Intermountain Layton Hospital
  • McKay Dee Hospital

Medical Group

  • My Health
  • Intermountain
    • Layton Clinic

    • (801) 779-6200
    • 2075 University Park Blvd Layton UT, 84041
      • Yes
      • Tue 7AM - 4PM; Thu 8AM - 5PM
      • SelectHealth Care
      • Community Care
      • CHIP
      • SelectHealth Med
      • SelectHealth Advantage (UT or ID Resident)
      • SelectHealth Advantage Nevada (NV Resident)
      • SelectHealth Choice
      • SelectHealth Share
      • SelectHealth Value
  • Professional Positions

    Part Time Faculty Instructor- McKay Dee Family Medicine Residency current. Department Chief Family Medicine- Mckay-Dee Hospital 2007-2011. Physician Advisor- iCentra EHR. Chronic Pain Pilot lead and program developer- Intermountain Healthcare. Associate Medical Director Family Medicine 2018-present, Geographic Medical Director Intermountain Healthcare- 2019-present

    • Training

    • Residency

      McKay-Dee Porter Family Medicine Residency - Ogden, UT, 1990 - 1993

    • Membership

      • American Medical Association
      • Utah Medical Association
      • Weber County Medical Society
      • American Academy of Family Physicians
    • Degree

      University Of Utah School Of Medicine

      Salt Lake City, UT in Doctor of Medicine,
      1990

Patient Ratings

Overall rating
4.7 out of 5  (173)
  • Rate provider

    4.8 out of 5
  • Provider explained in way you understand

    4.8 out of 5
  • Provider listened to you

    4.9 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

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

    4.6 out of 5
  • CP explanations of prob/condition

    4.8 out of 5
  • CP concern for questions/worries

    4.8 out of 5
  • Likelihood of recommending CP

    4.8 out of 5
  • Wait time at clinic

    4.4 out of 5
  • Give easy to understand instruction

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

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

    4.7 out of 5
  • Ease of scheduling appointments

    4.5 out of 5
  • Provider discussed treatment options

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

    4.4 out of 5
  • CP efforts to include in decisions

    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
4.7 out of 5 (20)
    Experienced on Jul 30, 2019

    Really like but way too busy.

    Experienced on Jul 30, 2019

    Great.

    Experienced on Jul 26, 2019

    Dr. Porter is the best Dr. I've ever had. he is kind takes the time to listen and provides the best medical treatment for the situation.

    Experienced on Jul 09, 2019

    We have gone to Dr. Porter about [...] yrs.! That says a lot. He great!

    Experienced on Jul 01, 2019

    Very congenial and understanding.

    Experienced on Jul 01, 2019

    It was great

    Experienced on Jun 28, 2019

    excellent, no problems

    Experienced on Jun 27, 2019

    I was glad to get in to see Dr. Porter in a timely manner [...]. And the follow up with the PA was good.

    Experienced on Jun 27, 2019

    Good doctor

    Experienced on Jun 25, 2019

    I was very pleased to be able to get in the same day I called and there was very little waiting time. That was great! It has not always been this way in the past.

    Experienced on Jun 25, 2019

    Overall it was an excellent experience other than the medical problem that I was experiencing. Dr. Porter very helpful and caring.

    Experienced on Jun 21, 2019

    Dr. Porter has been my provider for 20 years he has been so helpful to me and my husband. He is so caring and understanding He is one of the best.

    Experienced on Jun 21, 2019

    yearly checkup went great

    Experienced on Jun 21, 2019

    Dr. Porter has always been very attentive and efficient.

    Experienced on Jun 21, 2019

    He listens to what I have to say and explains things thoroughly with solutions.

    Experienced on Jun 21, 2019

    very good

    Experienced on Jun 04, 2019

    He always takes the time to listen to me and shows genuine concern for me.

    Experienced on Jun 04, 2019

    It went well. He wanted to see me in a month but he's booked up.

    Experienced on Jun 03, 2019

    Dr. Porter has a great easy to communicate attitude. He listens and helps me understand my health care and needs.

    Experienced on Jun 03, 2019

    Great visit - felt positive.