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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (2)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Richard Backman is Good. Dr. Backman has been reviewed by 7 patients who have provided 2 comments. The rating is 4 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.7
Promptness 4.0
Courteous Staff 4.0
Accurate Diagnosis 3.7
Bedside Manner 4.0
Spends Time with Me 4.0
Follows Up After Visit 3.7

Specialties & Research

Dr. Richard Backman, MD is board certified in Family Medicine.

Education & Awards

Dr. Backman graduated from The University of Texas at San Antonio. He has 4 awards.

Castle Connolly's Top Doctors™ (2012 - 2013)
Patients' Choice Award (2014)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2014)
On-Time Doctor Award (2014)


Dr. Backman has 6 hospital affiliations:

  • Latter-Day Saints Hospital 
  • Primary Children+s Medical Center 


  • French
  • English
  • Spanish

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Additional Information
Dr. Richard Lee Backman MD is a male Family Practitioner, has 17 years of experience and practices in Family Medicine.
Where does Dr. Richard L. Backman practice?
Dr. Richard Backman has 3 office locations.
Dr. Richard Backman practices Family Medicine near Salt Lake City, UT.
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