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Tanner Clinic,

Robert S. Rice, MD.

Sports Surgeon Utah

  • ACL

    Injuries to the Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) in the knee are fairly common. When the ACL is injured the result is instability ......

  • Rotator

    Injuries to the Rotator Cuff in the shoulder are fairly common. When the Rotator Cuff is injured the result is pain, weakness.....

  • Cartilage

    Injuries to the cartilage of the knee are fairly rare. Knee cartilage is the smooth firm covering of the bones that allows ........

  • Shoulder

    Injuries that affect shoulder stability are fairly common. Dislocation or subluxation(partial dislocation) events to the ........

Robert S. Rice, M.D.

Layton / Roy / Orthopedics / Sports Medicine

Focus of Practice

  • Orthopedics
  • Sports medicine
  • Arthroscopic surgery
  • Fracture care

Training and Education

  • B.S., University of Utah, majoring in Spanish with a minor in chemistry
  • M.D., Tulane University School of Medicine, New Orleans
  • Residency, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN
  • Fellowship in Sports Medicine — Taos Orthopedic Institute, Taos, NM

Professional History

  • With Tanner Clinic since 2010

Specialized Procedures

  • Arthroscopic surgery of the shoulder
  • Arthroscopic surgery of the knee
  • ACL reconstruction, traditional and all inside techniques
  • Multi-ligament knee reconstruction
  • Stabilization of dislocated patella
  • Cartilage restoration
  • Rotator cuff repair
  • Shoulder decompression and Mumford procedure
  • Shoulder stabilization procedures
  • Treatment of fractures