Professional Summary


  • Georgetown University School of Medicine - Washington, in Doctor of Medicine, 1994


  • Johns Hopkins Hospital - Baltimore, in General Surgery, 2000


  • Fellowship in Cardiothoracic Surgery from Johns Hopkins Hospital

Board Certifications


Professional Memberships

  • American College of Surgeons
  • Society of Thoracic Surgeons
  • Western Thoracic Surgical Association
  • American Heart Association
  • American Medical Informatics Association

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Swedish

Practice Focus

Cardiothoracic surgery, including coronary artery bypass grafting, valve repair and replacement, left ventricular assist device, heart transplantation, and surgical treatments for aortic disease.

Verified Patient Ratings

The Patient Rating score is an average of all patient responses to physician related questions in the Press Ganey Medical Practice survey. Patients receive a survey to complete within 1-2 days of their physician visit. Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5, with 5 being the best score.

Patient Satisfaction

(4.8) 252 ratings

Verified Patient Comments

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Jul 12, 2022
Great doctor and great staff. Very thankful for all they have done for me.
Jul 2, 2022
Everyone was a pleasure to work with and new my condition before seeing me, answered all my questions and gave me great advice on proceeding forward with my health care needs. .
Jun 19, 2022
Jun 17, 2022
I feel very safe in the care of Dr. Doty. He saved my life .
Jun 16, 2022
Good experience. Great people.
Jun 2, 2022
I would absolutely recommend.
Mar 31, 2022
Dr Doty is a wonderful caring doctor.
Mar 31, 2022
Dr Doty is an extremely qualified and talented surgeon. He also showed great concern for his patients. Would give him a 10 out of 10.
Feb 10, 2022
I love the entire staff. They treated me with respect and a lot of caring.
Dec 18, 2021
They were good answered the questions we had
Dec 16, 2021
We both speak swedish. Dr Doty has lots of experience to help me with my heart.
Dec 16, 2021
Dr Doty and his PA are the best.
Dec 2, 2021
Dr. Doty and his entire care team have been absolutely extraordinary in every way. I felt heard, was able to participate in my care throughout the entire process and feel that they skills, care and concern played a huge role in my ability to recovery quic
Nov 11, 2021
Great team
Nov 7, 2021
Superior in every way!
Nov 4, 2021
Dr Doty put my mind at ease
Oct 21, 2021
Oct 21, 2021
Sep 24, 2021
Dr. Doty was great as were all staff.
Sep 24, 2021
All great
Sep 16, 2021
Very High Recommendation
Sep 16, 2021
Very compassionate good information very patient
Sep 9, 2021
Dr Doty is a very thorough doctor .
Sep 9, 2021
Great experience
Sep 9, 2021
Doctor was great!
Sep 9, 2021
The doctor and the PA were both very helpful. Excellent service.
Sep 9, 2021
Great experience
Sep 3, 2021
I've recommended Dr John Doty to several people over the years.
Sep 3, 2021
John Doty is the best doctor in your entire facility.
Aug 28, 2021
Positive, meeting with the Dr
Aug 28, 2021
Good every one was very professional
Aug 27, 2021
In my opinion, Dr. Doty is one of the finest heart surgeons .
Jul 22, 2021
Dr. John Doty is first rate, both in terms of surgical skill and patient care.
May 1, 2021
I came to the appointment as a referral from my cardiologist who stated this was a consult. my visit started by saying I needed surgery. I would suggest a little better transition between referring as dr and dr so they know what was communicated or not to
Apr 29, 2021
great experience
Mar 11, 2021
Mar 11, 2021
Mar 7, 2021
Dr. Doty Really cares always smiling and always so helpful so professional I feel so at ease with him he is the most humble doctor I've been to
Feb 11, 2021
always excellent
Feb 11, 2021
Oct 18, 2017
Dr. Doty was excellent.
Sep 27, 2017
He is a great provider, has a great bedside manner and is very personable with his clients.
Jul 26, 2017
We've known Dr. John Doty for… seems at least 15 years. He was the first doctor ever operate on my husband, aorta aneurysm and it's been great. He has been efficient. Oh I just can't… he's just personable human. Just a great doctor. Thank you.
Apr 19, 2017
I feel he's very honest and easy to understand.
Apr 19, 2017
I'm just so very thankful for his promptness and his attention to detail as well as his concern for me and the ability to get back to living my life and correcting another mistake another doctor made a long time ago and I couldn't ask for a more caring si

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Practice Location

Intermountain Heart Institute Cardiovascular Surgery

5169 Cottonwood St Bldg 2 Ste 600 Murray, UT
Mon thru Fri 8AM - 5PM
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