Professional Summary


  • University of Utah School of Medicine - Salt Lake City, in Doctor of Medicine, 2007


  • University of Utah Medical Center - Salt Lake City, in Pediatrics, 2010

Board Certifications

  • AM BD PEDIATRICS awarded in 10/17/2010

Professional Memberships

  • American Medical Association
  • Utah Medical Association
  • American Academy of Pediatrics


  • Pediatrics

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Intermountain Hospital Affiliations

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) 765 ratings

Verified Patient Comments

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Aug 4, 2022
Amazing service and facility!
Aug 4, 2022
Excellent service provided! We were so pleased and impressed with the DR as always when we visit here.
Jun 16, 2022
Jun 13, 2022
Dr Blackburn has always been really great to work with!
Apr 19, 2022
I loved the way Dr. Blackburn explained things to my 12 year old and included him in the treatment plan.
Apr 14, 2022
We love Doctor Blackburn! He is phenomenal and we are going to miss him!
Apr 12, 2022
We love dr Blackburn! He is the best doctor!
Apr 7, 2022
We love Dr Blackburn and are going to miss him!
Apr 2, 2022
Dr. Blackburn is an excellent doctor, who had a trusted doctor providing for our children for 12 years.
Mar 29, 2022
We LOVE Dr. Blackburn and are so sad to see him go. He will be dearly missed
Mar 27, 2022
Dr. Blackburn is an amazing doctor! We are really sad to see him leave for his next adventure. He has always been kind and caring.
Mar 16, 2022
Dr Blackburn is so good with my teenagers. I love how he talks to them and gives them helpful advice about life.
Mar 10, 2022
We love Dr Blackburn and we are terribly sad he is retiring. I'm having a hard time trying to find a new provider that we will trust as much as we did him.
Feb 24, 2022
Dr Blackburn is the absolute best! He made sure my daughter was comfortable and even made the exam fun by making animal noises in her ears nose and mouth. He is super smart and knowledgeable and knew just how to treat my daughter! He's the absolute best pediatrician out there.
Feb 19, 2022
We love Dr. Blackburn! He really takes the time to make sure we are taken care of.
Feb 17, 2022
Dr Blackburn is always very encouraging
Feb 17, 2022
Dr Blackburn always takes the time to answer any questions and teach my kids to be healthy. I really appreciate him, he's such an amazing doctor.
Jan 22, 2022
Jan 22, 2022
Jan 20, 2022
Always recommend Blackburn
Jan 15, 2022
Dr. Blackburn takes all the time you need to get your questions answered. My daughter feels very comfortable with him. He talks to her not about her if that makes sense.
Jan 14, 2022
Dr. Blackburn gave my teenager very valuable, useful, scientific, logical information about life and growing up. It was extremely valuable for her to receive this type of information from someone that is not her parents and yet can positively influence he
Jan 6, 2022
Dr Blackburn is always informative and caring.
Dec 30, 2021
We love our pediatrician
Dec 12, 2021
Dr Blackburn is EXCEPTIONAL! We love him & appreciate his genuine & knowledgeable care toward our son. .
Nov 25, 2021
I have the greatest respect and faith in Dr. Blackburn
Nov 18, 2021
Dr Blackburn is the most understanding provider I have ever had. He truly listens to my questions and is real with me.
Nov 18, 2021
Dr Blackburn is VERY thorough!!
Nov 9, 2021
Dr. Blackburn empowers his patients with knowledge and encourages their active participation during well child checks.
Oct 15, 2021
I honestly do not have words to express my appreciation to Dr. Blackburn for such a wonderful appointment. My daughter has been struggling with anxiety and depression and it has recently escalated to where it has been affecting every aspect of her life.H

Get to know Marcus K. Blackburn, MD

Get to know Marcus K. Blackburn, MD

Practice Location

Intermountain Southridge Pediatrics

3723 W 12600 S Ste 330 Riverton, UT
Mon thru Fri 8:30AM - 5PM
Provider's Main Location
Accepting established patients only
Accepting SelectHealth Insurance Plans