Dr. Earl Courtney Downey MD Surgeon

Dr. Earl Downey is a surgeon in Salt Lake City, Utah. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Primary Children's Medical Center and University of Utah Health Care - Hospital and Clinics. He received his medical degree from Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine and has been in practice for 36 years. He is one of 14 doctors at Primary Children's Medical Center and one of 28 at University of Utah Health Care - Hospital and Clinics who specialize in Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Surgeon: General Surgery

Education & Medical Training

Naval Medical Center, San Diego
Residency, General Surgery, 1978 - 1983

Children's Hospital of Los Angeles
Fellowship, Pediatric Surgery, 1983 - 1985

Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
Class of 1978

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Family Medicine
Certified in Family Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Internal Medicine

AZ State Medical License
Active through 2014

CO State Medical License
Active through 2013

Publications & Presentations

Effect of Gastrojejunal Feedings on Visits and Costs in Children with Neurologic Impairment.
King, M.,Barnhart, D. C.,O'Gorman, M.,Downey, E. C.,Jackson, D.,Mundorff, M.,Holubkov, R.,Feola, P.,Srivastava, R.

The role of focused abdominal sonography for trauma (FAST) in pediatric trauma evaluation.
Scaife, E. R.,Rollins, M. D.,Barnhart, D. C.,Downey, E. C.,Black, R. E.,Meyers, R. L.,Stevens, M. H.,Gordon, S.,Prince, J. S.,Battaglia, D.,Fenton, S. J.,Plumb, J.,Metzger, R. R.

Split abdominal wall muscle flap repair vs patch repair of large congenital diaphragmatic hernias.
Barnhart, D.C., Jacques, E., Scaife, E.R., Yoder, B.A., Meyers, R.L., Harman, A., Downey, E.C., Rollins, M.D.

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Insurances Accepted

  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • Capital BC Keystone Health Plan Central HMO
  • Capital Blue Cross PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • HealthAmerica HealthAssurance PPO
  • Highmark BCBS ClassicBlue
  • Highmark BCBS PPOBlue
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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