Dr. John Marius Opitz MD is a male Medical Geneticist and practices in Pediatrics, Medical Genetics, Clinical Genetics, M.D., and Pediatric Medical Genetics.
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Dr. John Opitz has 3 office locations.
University
Primary Children+s Medical Center
100 Mario Capecchi Dr
Salt Lake City, UT 84113

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License & Identifications

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Specialties & Research

Dr. John Opitz, MD is board certified in Clinical Genetics (M.D.) and Pediatrics.

  • He has special expertise in 34 areas:
  • Aneuploidy
  • Birth Defects or Abnormalities (Congenital Abnormalities)
  • Brain Disorder
  • Chromosome Aberrations
  • Chromosome Deletion
  • Chromosome Disorders
  • Congenital Foot Deformities
  • Congenital Hand Deformities
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Limb Deformities
  • Craniofacial Abnormalities
  • Craniofacial Dysostosis (Cleft Palate)
  • Diseases in Twins
  • Down Syndrome
  • Extra finger or toe (Polydactyly)
  • Eye Abnormalities
  • Fetal Diseases
  • Fetal Growth Retardation
  • Fragile X Syndrome
  • Growth Disorders
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Education & Awards

Dr. Opitz graduated from University of Iowa, Iowa City. He has 11 awards.

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One of America's Leading Experts on:
Birth Defects or Abnormalities (Congenital Abnormalities)
Chromosome Aberrations
Chromosome Disorders
Congenital Foot Deformities
Congenital Hand Deformities
Congenital Heart Defects
Congenital Limb Deformities
Craniofacial Abnormalities
Growth Disorders
Mental Retardation
Noonan Syndrome

Affiliations

Dr. Opitz has 3 hospital affiliations:

  • Primary Children+s Medical Center 
  • University of Utah Hospitals & Clinics 
  • University of Utah Health Care 

Accepted Insurance Plans

Dr. Opitz accepts these health insurances in at least one office:

  • United Healthcare - 15 plans
  • Regence Blue Cross Blue Shield - 2 plans
  • University Health Care Health Plans - 1 plan
  • Humana - 2 plans
  • Great-West Healthcare - 3 plans
  • SelectHealth - 8 plans
  • Cigna - 2 plans

Languages

  • German


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Additional Information
Where does Dr. John M. Opitz practice?
Dr. John Opitz practices Pediatrics, Medical Genetics, Clinical Genetics, M.D., and Pediatric Medical Genetics near Salt Lake City, UT.
Additional practice locations include: Riverton, UT.
See Salt Lake City Pediatricians and Salt Lake City Geneticists.