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About Dr. Gregory D Hammond
Dr. Gregory D Hammond, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Farmington, UT, with another office in Bountiful, UT. He has 20 years of experience. His specialties include Critical Care Medicine, Internal Medicine and Pulmonary Disease. Dr. Hammond is affiliated with Davis Hospital And Medical Center. He speaks English.
Dr. Gregory D Hammond has 2 locations
140 N Union Ave Ste 300
Farmington, UT 84025
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Dr. Gregory D Hammond has the following 3 specialties
- Critical Care Medicine
Also sometimes referred to as intensivists, critical care specialists are physicians with specialized training in the diagnosis and management of life-threatening conditions. Some of these conditions affect vital organs like the heart and lungs, those that make breathing difficult or impossible, and those that affect entire organ systems, like the renal system.
Critical care specialists are typically found in a hospital's intensive care unit where they monitor patients with life-threatening conditions and make determinations as to the best course of treatment.
- Internal Medicine
An internist is a physician who focuses on the diagnosis and treatment of conditions that affect the adult population—both acute and chronic.<br>These doctors are often who adults see as their primary physicians because they treat a broad range of illnesses that do not require surgical or specialist interventions. They also work to help a patient maintain optimal health in order to prevent the onset of disease.
In addition to treating the common cold and flu, internists also treat chronic diseases like diabetes and heart disease.
- Pulmonary Disease
A pulmonologist is a physician who specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of conditions related to the lungs and respiratory tract.<br>These specialists are similar to critical care specialists in that their patients often require mechanical ventilation to assist their breathing.
Pulmonologists diagnose and treat patients with conditions such as asthma, cystic fibrosis, asbestosis, pulmonary fibrosis, lung cancer, COPD, and emphysema. Exposure and inhalation of certain toxic substances may also warrant the services of a pulmonologist.
Some of the tools and tests pulmonologists use to diagnose a patient are a stethoscope in order to listen for abnormal breathing sounds, chest X-rays, CT scans, blood tests, bronchoscopy, and polysomnography.
Dr. Gregory D Hammond has the following 7 expertise
- Angiographic Visualization
- Chest Infection
- Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)
- Tuberculosis (TB)
Dr. Gregory D Hammond is Board Certified in 2 specialties
See the board certifications this doctor has received. Board certifications provide confidence that this doctor meets the nationally recognized standards for education, knowledge and experience.
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Hes a great doctor if you can ever get his attention!
Self-verified patient of Dr. Gregory D Hammond - Posted on June 29th, 2017
I started seeing Dr. Hammond about 10 yrs ago...he was awesome. However, he has become so busy that I cannot reach him for prescription refills or emergencies. His poor nurse cannot reach him either and I have been told several times "I have sent him a message, he just keeps ignoring it" This is crazy to me. Dr Hammonds specialty is pulmonary. Those issues can be life altering....I thnk I am going to find a new doctor.....Im tired of being sick and not able to get in touch with my doctor I have been loyal to for years.
an excellent physician
Self-verified patient of Dr. Gregory D Hammond - Posted on March 8th, 2017
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Self-verified patient of Dr. Gregory D Hammond - Posted on February 11th, 2017
I feel Dr. Hammond is a good and caring doctor.
Self-verified patient of Dr. Gregory D Hammond - Posted on December 18th, 2016
My experience with Dr. Hammond in the 2 years I have been seeing him for lung problems have been very good. He has definitely helped me with my problems, and I feel he is truly interested in me as a person, not as just a patient. He is also good at explaining things, so I can understand more what is going on with my body.
On-Time Doctor Award (2016, 2017, 2018)
Vitals On-Time + Promptness Award recognizes doctors with consistent high ratings for timeliness of appointments. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and promptness scores.
Patients' Choice Award (2016, 2017, 2018)
Patients' Choice recognition reflects the difference a particular physician has made in the lives of his/her patients. The honor is bestowed to physicians who have received near perfect scores, as voted by patients.
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2016, 2017, 2018)
Compassionate Doctor certification is granted to physicians who treat their patients with the utmost kindness. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and bedside manner scores.
Dr. Hammond is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).
20 Years Experience
George Washington University School Of Medicine And Health Sciences
Graduated in 1998
Dr. Gregory D Hammond Accepts the Following Insurance
- Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
- Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
- First Health PPO
Regence Health Plans
- Regence Preferred FocalPoint
More about Dr. Gregory D Hammond
Dr. Gregory Hammond, MD is board-certified in Internal Medicine, Pulmonary Disease, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine. He is a graduate of Brigham Young University and George Washington University Medical School. He completed his residency at Loma Linda University in Loma Linda, California with a fellowship at Cedars-Sinai/UCLA/West LA VA Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA. Dr. Hammond is a member of the American College of Chest Physicians and does research in the fields of Sleep, Pulmonary and Internal Medicine.
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