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Dr. Joel Trachtenberg, MD

Infectious Disease Medicine*
2.4 (36)
Map Pin Small Salt Lake City, UT
Accepting new patients
26 years of experience

Offers telehealth

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Overview of Dr. Joel Trachtenberg, MD

Dr. Joel Trachtenberg, MD is an Infectious Disease Internist in Salt Lake City, UT. They specialize in Infectious Disease Medicine, has 26 years of experience, and is board certified in Infectious Disease. They graduated from Thomas Jefferson University Sidney Kimmel Medical College and is affiliated with Mountain View Hospital, St. Mark's Hospital and Timpanogos Regional Hospital. Dr. Trachtenberg, completed a residency at University of New Mexico. Patients rated Dr. Trachtenberg an average 2.4 star rating.

Dr. Trachtenberg works at Utah Physician Care Center in Salt Lake City, UT. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Blue Cross Blue Shield and Cigna as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

Dr. Trachtenberg's Office Locations

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    Utah Physician Care Center
    1160 E 3900 S Ste 1200, Salt Lake City, UT 84124 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions
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    Insurance Accepted

    • Aetna
    • AlaskaCare Health Plans
    • Allied Benefit Systems
    • Altius Health Plans
    • Ameriben
    • Assurant Health
    • Auxiant
    • Bankers Life and Casualty
    • Beech Street (Multiplan)
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    • Blue Cross of Idaho
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    • Buckeye Community Health Plan
    • Careplus
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    • Connecticare
    • CoreSource
    • Coventry Health Care
    • Deseret Mutual (DMBA)
    • Direct Care Administrators
    • EMI Health
    • First Health
    • Group Health Cooperative (GHC)
    • Harrison Trust Plan
    • Health Exchange
    • Health Utah
    • HealthComp
    • HealthSmart
    • HealthSmart - Interplan Health Group
    • Idaho Physicians Network (IPN)
    • Insurance Trust for Delta Retirees
    • Kaiser Permanente
    • Managed Care Administrators, Inc.
    • Marsh Affinity Group Services
    • Medicaid of California
    • Medicaid of Idaho
    • Medicaid of Indiana
    • Medicaid of Nevada
    • Medicaid of Oklahoma
    • Medicaid of Utah
    • Medicaid of Wyoming
    • Monumental Life Insurance Company
    • MultiPlan
    • Mutual of Omaha
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    • Principal Financial Group
    • Principal Life
    • Priority Health
    • Professional Benefit Administrators
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    • SCAN Health Plan
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    • Seven Corners
    • Tall Tree Administrators
    • The Epoch Group
    • Transamerica
    • Tricare
    • UniCare
    • United Healthcare
    • United Healthcare Life Insurance Company
    • UnitedHealthCare
    • University of Utah Health Plans
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    About Dr. Joel Trachtenberg, MD

    • Infectious Disease Medicine

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    Years of Experience
    • 26 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
    Languages Spoken
    • Male
    NPI Number
    • 1417972571
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    Education & Certifications

    • University of Utah
    • University of New Mexico
    Medical Education
    • Thomas Jefferson University Sidney Kimmel Medical College
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    Board Certifications
    • Infectious Disease
    Board Certifications
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    Hospital Affiliations

    • Mountain View Hospital
    • St. Mark's Hospital
    • Timpanogos Regional Hospital

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    Dr. Joel Trachtenberg, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Trachtenberg is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

    Dr. Trachtenberg has indicated that they do offer telehealth services. Please call the provider’s office at for more information.

    Dr. Trachtenberg works at Utah Physician Care Center in Salt Lake City, UT. View the full address on Dr. Trachtenberg’s profile.

    36 patients have reviewed Dr. Trachtenberg. The overall rating for this provider is 2.4. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Trachtenberg.

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