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

Christopher J. Parr, M.D.

Interventional Radiologist

Dr. Christopher J. Parr is native of Salt Lake City, Utah. He received his B.S. in engineering from the University of Utah. Following a post-college job with the University of Utah's artificial heart project, Dr. Parr changed his focus to medicine and received his medical degree from the University of Utah School of Medicine.


Following a residency in diagnostic radiology at the University of Utah Hospitals and Clinics, Dr. Parr successfully completed a fellowship in angiography and interventional radiology at the University of California San Diego Medical Center. He is board certified in Diagnostic Radiology with a Certificate of Added Qualification in Vascular and Interventional Radiology from the American Board of Radiology.


Dr. Parr is affiliated with Utah Imaging Associates in Bountiful, Utah providing service to the Mountainstar Hospitals and also the Tanner Clinic's.


Dr. Parr is married and the father of three children. He is passionate about his hobbies, particularly edible landscaping and coaxing plants not native to Utah’s cold climate to thrive.

CANCER ►►

We offer the most current innovations to treat cancerous tumors while minimizing possible injury to other body organs.

FIBROIDS ►►

We can provide a second opinion prior to a hysterectomy. Uterine Fibroid Embolization (UFE) may be an option for you.

VARICOSE & SPIDER VEINS ►►

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

VARICOCELE EMBOLIZATION ►►

Do you have symptoms of pain, fertility problems, or testicular atrophy? We offer a highly effective, pain free treatment.

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