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Michael John Hilts
Cone Health Medical Group

Michael John Hilts, MD

Specialties and/or Subspecialties

  • Family Medicine,
  • Sports Medicine
Patient Rating
4.9/5 (Based on 345 Reviews)
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Biography

Michael J. Hilts, MD, is board certified in primary care sports medicine and family medicine. His professional interests include sports medicine, family medicine, musculoskeletal ultrasound and functional medicine.

Collaborative and caring, he treats patients as he would family members. For patients with medical or orthopedic problems, he strives to determine the root cause of conditions rather than merely treating symptoms. In addition to nutritional, lifestyle and biomechanical factors, he takes time to understand past personal and family history.

In his spare time, he enjoys spending time with his wife and daughters and roasting his own coffee beans. He is actively involved in Bible Study Fellowship.

“From a medical standpoint, I have a strong desire to help patients learn to improve their health and well-being without prescription medicine whenever possible. From an orthopedic standpoint, my goal is to improve or resolve conditions without surgery if possible.” – Michael J. Hilts, MD

Profile

Education

Medical School

University of Utah School of Medicine

Undergraduate

University of California, Santa Barbara, BA

Residency

The Moses H. Cone Memorial Hospital Family Medicine Residency

Fellowship

The Moses H. Cone Memorial Hospital Primary Care Sports Medicine Fellowship

Board Certifications

  • Family Medicine
  • Primary Care Sports Medicine

Locations

Provider Review Comments

August 27, 2021
*Dr. Michael Hilts is a good doctor and listener. Thank you for always helping me!
August 22, 2021
Dr Hilts is fantastic! I have been searching for an MD since moving here from California in 2018. Dr Hilts is now my doctor!
August 18, 2021
Dr Hilts is top notch. I will absolutely refer him to others. He is a caring Dr who listens and evaluates the issue. He discusses course of treatment and convenience to therapy.
August 06, 2021
Great expierence. Dr. Hilt's is an excellent doctor, he spends time, explains all treatment. I highly reccomend him and the office
August 05, 2021
Everyone was very professional and kind.
July 25, 2021
Everything was pleasant!!! The Dr was excellent!!! He moved expeditiously in rectifying the problem instead of dragging out the inevitable... He didn't play around bc those x-rays showed him everything he needed to see... Other dr's in the past wanted to play the wait and see game when they knew it was game over a long time ago... I am so glad to be in the care of dr's who seem to geniually care about my health...although...by now...I may be on my last leg in enjoying my life to the fullest!!!
July 24, 2021
Friendly, knowledgeable & I definitely knew I was dealing with professionals
July 22, 2021
Dr Hilt is a new favorite, I feel comfortable in his care.
July 17, 2021
I have never seen Dr. Hilts before, and would be happy to do so again if necessary.
July 16, 2021
Every thing went well
July 15, 2021
My favorite doctor ever. I have recommended others to Hilts.
July 14, 2021
Dr. Hilts listens and communicates well. He got right to the problem and answered all of my questions thoroughly. I feel very confident that I am on the right track to healing.
July 11, 2021
Had such a great visit with Terri and Dr Hilts. Going to make him my full time doctor.
July 08, 2021
Good
July 02, 2021
Nurse, doctor and x-Ray tech excelldnt
June 30, 2021
Dr. Hilts was amazing! Professional, knowledgeable. His bed side manners was superb! His nurse Terry was amazing as well.Thank you for excellent service.
June 28, 2021
seem to be very concerned about my situation concerning my body and did suggest other options. Listen to me when I talked didn't cut me off. Thanks
June 28, 2021
over the years I have sent many patients to Dr. Hilts & responses were outstanding!!!!!!!!!!
June 24, 2021
I received excellent care
June 21, 2021
I was thrilled to learn that Dr. Hilts was back at the practice.
June 13, 2021
Dr Hilts was very caring & attentive. Performed the procedure Dr. Hilts was very caring & attentive. Very engaging & easy to talk to, very reassuring. I would certinly recommend him for this procedure.
June 12, 2021
I truly enjoyed the visit and have already recommended Dr. Hilts to a couple of friends. He took his time to explore everything that occurred since my last visit, go over in great detail my X-rays and the scan and what I was looking at and his thoughts. He factored in all the lifestyle changes and provided great feedback there as well. Very personable, professional and knowledgeable and I'm just so happy I found him and his treatments are already impacting my wellness after almost 3 years in pain.
May 28, 2021
*Dr. Hilts went through several options and let me decide the path I wanted.
May 22, 2021
great
May 22, 2021
Dr Hilty was very attentive.
May 19, 2021
good experience this time
May 19, 2021
I was very impressed with the medical assistance and the performance of the work on my knee by Doctors Hilts and Iskander. They did a prompt and excellent job. They made my day. My appointment was at 9:00 am and I was in my car heading home at 9:30 am.
May 18, 2021
Dr. Hilts Has a heart to serve and take care of his patients
May 12, 2021
excellent explanation of what was happening with my back issues. excellent plan on how to move forward
May 06, 2021
Excellent professionals
April 26, 2021
thank you Dr Michael Hilts.
April 22, 2021
excellent
April 06, 2021
answered all my questions
April 01, 2021
I just think he was a little fresh because he asked me how my sugar was. LOL
March 31, 2021
Love Mike.
March 26, 2021
Dr. Hilts was wonderful! He was very kind and caring. He took time to explain everything and answer any questions. He was very knowledgeable. Very easy to talk to.
March 26, 2021
I love Dr. Hilts. He is knowledgeable, patient and caring.
March 24, 2021
Had a great day.
March 22, 2021
all good
March 22, 2021
Dr. Hilts is excellent. He is very thorough in his exam and explains what he's going. He is knowledgable and honest. He is considerate to the patients wishes andoptions for treatment.
March 17, 2021
first time I met Dr. Hilt and I loved home!
March 13, 2021
GOOD
March 12, 2021
Dr. Hilts is one of the best doctors I've ever worked with. He's open minded, caring, and current with his knowledge. I feel like I'm in good hands under his care.
March 08, 2021
Good
March 08, 2021
Excellent clinician. I have already recommended to someone.
March 07, 2021
Dr. Hiltz was referred to me by another health care provider. I have had a lot of random health issues over the years. I am so thankful that I have found his practice. What people say about him is true: He listens and provides thoughtful feedback and solutions to issues. I look forward to having him as my PCP for many years to come.
March 06, 2021
They all listened attentively to what I had to say and my questions.
March 04, 2021
great experience all arounnd
February 28, 2021
Dr. Hilts and his staff are simply amazing! They are kind, friendly and always greet you with a smile. They listen to all of your needs and take time to answer any questions you have.
February 22, 2021
I am used to seeing Dr. Nitka at the old building but this is my first time seeing Dr. Hilts and I had a pleasant experience.
February 18, 2021
Dr. Hilts is phenomenal. He didn't waste my time with unnecessary tests and provided a solution that had already cured my ailment
February 14, 2021
I felt Dr. Hilts knows what I'm dealing with since he has a family member with the same condition. I feel that he'll be able to help drill down into my issues and actually get some fixed instead of just 'band-aids'
February 08, 2021
Dr. Hilts has excellent bedside manner. He was extremely nice, and funny, and willing to answer any questions I had. I will come see him again about other matters.
February 07, 2021
Dr. Hilts was very caring and kind and we discussed options for treatments. He explained everything he was going to do and asked if I was in agreement with that decision.
February 04, 2021
Glad I made the appointment
January 26, 2021
Really liked Dr Hilts - my first time seeing him. He was thorough and just great.
January 21, 2021
He seems to be very concerned that I understand his suggestions and when there are choices, Dr. Hilts gives me the opportunity to make the choice. I like that a lot.
January 18, 2021
Dr. Hilts is wonderful!
January 05, 2021
dr hilts was very informative. I was comfortable with him. easy to talk with. and very funny. I just loved him.
January 04, 2021
Dr Hilts is exceptional. Very good listener, amazingly prompt is replying. Decisions are collaborative.
January 02, 2021
Dr. Hilts is an incredible doctor, due to his willingness to listen, knowledge, and passion to help solve a problem. I would highly recommend him to others.
December 27, 2020
LACK OF FOLLOW-UP INFO
December 23, 2020
Dr. Hilts is one of the best docs I know in town. He's expert with a needle (putting in steroids or removing fluid), he is concerned with my overall health, and I'm grateful for him!
December 21, 2020
I highly recommend her. she took the time to go over every detail with me.
December 20, 2020
I have already referred 2 family members and a random server I ran into with a medical issue.
December 17, 2020
*Dr. Hilts was likeable, knowledgeable & diagnosis was quick & explained to my satisfaction.
December 15, 2020
Dr Hilts was very concerned and explained the situation
December 14, 2020
this was a follow up visit and I saw in the notes that my remaining concern was documented.
December 12, 2020
Dr. Hilts listens to my concerns and allows me to make decisions on my course of treatment
December 10, 2020
Very good experience
December 08, 2020
it was just a very good atmosphere from the time I checked in until I seen the doctor thanks for your service
December 08, 2020
Dr. Hilts was outstanding. He manually checked my injury before even looking at my x-ray and then he did an ultrasound to confirm things. He explained everything to me in detail and was clear and friendly. I was very happy with my experience.
December 05, 2020
dr hilts and staff explain everything to me made sure I understand
November 23, 2020
I have already referred one person to Dr Hilts and I will continue to do so.
November 22, 2020
based on my improvement, accurately diagnosed and proper treatment.
November 13, 2020
I think that Dr Hilts care was exceptional
November 11, 2020
This office is a 45-minute drive from me, and I pass many other healthcare facilities on the way. Dr. Hiltz and the staff at his office are well worth the drive.
October 15, 2020
very good
October 15, 2020
good
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