Schedule an initial consultation at one of these locations:

Utah Vascular Clinic

801.281.0027

650 East 4500 South, Suite 100
Salt Lake City, UT 84107

Ogden Regional Medical Center

801.479.2450

5475 South 500 East
Washington Terrace, UT 84405

About

Richard F. Kennard, M.D.

Interventional Radiologist

Dr. Richard F. Kennard attended Weber State University, where he completed his degree in Psychology. While pursuing his degree, he worked as a research assistant on several projects for Dr. Daniel Cook, PhD, investigating using a learning algorithm to analyze waveforms, one project with the Department of Defense used the learning algorithm to distinguish the differences in the typical polygraph physiology waveforms between lying and truth telling subjects. A second project was analyzing the EEG following giving neuroactive drugs to analyze the neurologic effect of the various drugs when compared to each other.

He was accepted to the Medical College of Wisconsin. He completed a transitional internship at the Gundersen Lutheran Medical Center in La Crosse, Wisconsin. Following internship he served for three years in the United States Air Force as the flight surgeon for the 28th MDG, during this time the unit was awarded with the outstanding unit award. He was awarded an Achievement Medal for efforts in investigating a BI bomber mishap and subsequently the Air Force Commendation Medal for efforts in the Aeromedical evacuation supporting OIF/OND and OEF.

He subsequently fulfilled a residency in Diagnostic Radiology at the University of Arizona in Tucson, Arizona. He then was accepted to the prestigious Mallinckrodt Institute of Radiology in St. Louis, Missouri, where he completed a fellowship in Vascular and Interventional Radiology. During fellowship he presented research accomplished on the effectiveness of radioembolization in treating metastatic neuroendocrine tumors of the liver at the society for interventional radiology meeting.

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FIBROIDS ►►

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VARICOSE & SPIDER VEINS ►►

We can relieve symptoms, prevent complications and improve the appearance of your legs.

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Do you know the signs & symptoms?

Deep Vein Thrombosis

Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT) occurs when a blood clot forms in one of the deep veins of your body, usually in your legs, but sometimes in your arm.

  • Swelling, usually in one leg
    (or arm)
  • Leg pain or tenderness often described as a cramp or
    Charley horse
  • Reddish or bluish skin discoloration
  • Leg (or arm) warm to touch

Pulmonary Embolism

Clots can break off from a DVT and travel to the lung, causing a pulmonary embolism (PE), which can be fatal.

  • Sudden shortness of breath
  • Chest pain-sharp, stabbing; may get worse with deep breath
  • Rapid heart rate
  • Unexplained cough, sometimes with bloody mucus