When Dr. William Wakefield joined Intermountain Health, he brought along more than two decades of family practice experience.
Dr. Wakefield says his personal mission and values are a direct match to those of Intermountain Health, which makes caring for his patients more meaningful. He is a firm believer in preventive care and enjoys seeing his patients make positive changes in their daily health.
His medical journey began with a Bachelor of Arts in Biology from University of California, San Diego. He earned his Doctorate of Medicine Degree at Ohio State University College of Medicine and completed the Forbes Family Practice Residency Program at Monroeville, Pennsylvania. He is certified by the American Board of Family Medicine and a member of the American Academy of Family Physicians.
Before he came to Intermountain Health, Dr. Wakefield experienced many facets of family practice in several locations. Upon completing his residency in Pennsylvania, Dr. Wakefield gained valuable experience treating patients in clinics in Washington State, Queensland Australia, California, and Nevada.