Spencer E. Richards, MD

Sports Medicine
Male
Accepting New Patients
Available

Patient Experience

4.9 out of 5
Comments: 20
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Languages

  • English
  • Korean

Hospital Affiliation

  • Intermountain Medical Center
  • LDS Hospital

Medical Group

  • My Health
  • Intermountain
    • Sports Medicine Specialists - Bountiful

    • (801) 298-2495
    • 280 N Main St Bountiful UT, 84010
      • Yes
      • Mon thru Thu 8AM - 5PM; Fri 8AM - 4:30PM
      • SelectHealth Care
      • Community Care
      • CHIP
      • SelectHealth Med
      • SelectHealth Advantage (UT or ID Resident)
      • SelectHealth Choice
      • SelectHealth Share
      • SelectHealth Value
  • Professional Positions

    I have served as the medical director for the Intermountain Sports Medicine Specialty Group and for Intermountain Sports Medicine services. I have also served as adjunct faculty at the University of Utah. I have been a past team physician for several high schools, Brigham Young University and Utah Valley University, U.S. Speedskating World Championships, Ford Ironman World Championships, U.S. National Cross Country Championships, Utah Ironman Sprint and Olympic Triathlon, NBA Rocky Mountain Review, and U.S.A. Collegiate Rugby National Championships. I use these experiences to help people of all ages and abilities.

    • Training

    • Residency

      Ball Memorial Hospital - Muncie, IN, 2002 - 2005

    • Fellowship

      Utah Valley Sports Medicine - Provo, UT, 2005 - 2006

    • Membership

      • American Academy of Family Physicians
      • American College of Sports Medicine
      • Utah Academy of Family Physicians
      • American Medical Society for Sports Medicine
    • Degree

      Brigham Young University

      Provo, UT in Bachelor of Science,
      1992 - 1998

      University of Utah School of Medicine

      Salt Lake City, UT in Doctor of Medicine,
      1998 - 2002

    • Board Certification

      AM BD FAMILY MEDICINE + SPORTS MEDICINE

      Re-verification: 12/31/2026

Patient Ratings

Overall rating
4.9 out of 5  (206)
  • Rate provider

    4.7 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

    4.9 out of 5
  • Provider spent enough time with you

    4.9 out of 5
  • Provider know your medical history

    4.7 out of 5
  • Give easy to understand instruction

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

    4.8 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

    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
4.9 out of 5 (20)
    Experienced on Apr 29, 2019

    Dr. Spencer Richards is the best. He is a wonderful dr. always helpful and very knowledgeable, great bedside manner and is timely and prompt.

    Experienced on Apr 29, 2019

    Dr Richards is the best. He was worth waiting for when he didn't have an appt the same day.

    Experienced on Apr 25, 2019

    Dr. Richards is great at listening to me. Very good at getting to the root of the problem. Shares all treatment scenarios, allows me to be part of the solution.

    Experienced on Apr 25, 2019

    Front desk gentleman is so respectful. Helped me work out an insurance change. Dr. Richards & staff are great. I love the efficiency of this practice!

    Experienced on Apr 25, 2019

    Very satisfied!

    Experienced on Apr 25, 2019

    Excellent!

    Experienced on Apr 25, 2019

    very friendly, and listened

    Experienced on Apr 24, 2019

    good

    Experienced on Apr 14, 2019

    Diagnosis and treatment fixed the problem.

    Experienced on Apr 14, 2019

    Great dr. and assistant.

    Experienced on Apr 14, 2019

    Overall I'm pleased with Dr. Richards and my visit

    Experienced on Apr 08, 2019

    I felt Heard about my injury and I felt like he empathized with me and understood how I felt.

    Experienced on Mar 27, 2019

    Got in appointment in a timely manner. Assistants and doctor listened and then explained and gave me options to choose from. Have some tests ran quickly and got some answers to know what should be done.

    Experienced on Mar 27, 2019

    Overall my experience was good. They were all welcoming and professional. Helpful, knowledgeable and good bedside manners.

    Experienced on Mar 08, 2019

    Extraordinary experience

    Experienced on Mar 08, 2019

    All of the members of the healthcare team were very kind and caring. Dr. Richards has both excellent clinical and communication skills.

    Experienced on Mar 04, 2019

    it was my first visit and I was very impressed.

    Experienced on Feb 28, 2019

    Dr. Richards is an excellent doctor. He is very knowledgeable and gave me three options for treatment. He explained every option extremely well. EXCELLENT!

    Experienced on Feb 24, 2019

    it was great

    Experienced on Feb 24, 2019

    it was great