At Premier Family Medical, Dr. Steven Cherrington is a leading provider of family medicine for patients in the Utah County area. At the practice, he offers services such as hospice and palliative care, treatment for snoring, depression, sleep apnea, diabetes, high blood pressure, and obesity. Dr. Cherrington can also provide contraception and no-scalpel vasectomy. He provides women’s and children’s health services as well.
Dr. Cherrington was raised in Ogden, Utah where he graduated from Weber State University with a Bachelor's of Arts degree in Spanish Literature. He then graduated from Kirksville College of Osteopathic Medicine and then finished a three-year residency in Family Medicine in Fort Worth, Texas. Dr. Cherrington is board certified in hospice and palliative medicine and is the medical director for a nationally based hospice company. Dr. Cherrington serves as the Chief of Staff at Timpanogos Regional Hospital as well.
Helping patients make the best use of their health care dollar is very important to Dr. Cherrington and to that end, generic medications are used whenever possible. Dr. Cherrington follows an initiative known as Choosing Wisely which guides doctors and patients to the most effective and economical ways to diagnose and treat diseases and medical conditions. Dr. Cherrington also specializes in treating addiction to pain medications with a multi-disciplinary approach. Dr. Cherrington can also provide help using of the medication referred to as Suboxone.
When he is not practicing, Dr. Cherrington enjoys spending time with his wife and seven children.
Dr. Cherrington and the staff of Premier Family Medical happily welcome all new patients, young and old. The practice also accepts most forms of medical insurance as well.