Dr. Boettger (pronounced bet-ger) is Board Certified in Pediatrics. He earned degrees from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill (BS Biology) and Abilene Christian University (MS Developmental Biology). He graduated from Southwestern Medical School in Dallas, and moved to Salt Lake City to study Pediatrics at Primary Children's Medical Center where he completed his internship and residency training. Dr. Boettger has been in full-time practice since 1986. In addition to caring for infants and young children, Dr. Boettger enjoys adolescent medicine, and a full variety of problems relating to learning, development and behavior. He sees newborns at Alta View Hospiital in Sandy, and also at Intermountain Medical Center in Murray. He also has privileges at Primary Children's Medical Center and the University of Utah Medical Center.
Prior to his medical career, Dr. Boettger was a C-130 pilot in
the USAF. He enjoys woodworking and photography as hobbies. He loves outdoor recreation activities with his family.
He is married to Jill, who is a Pediatric Speech Pathologist
with the Utah State Department of Health. They have two boys,
Robbie, a graduate of the University of Utah, is a chemical engineer and lives in Texas, and Mikey is a high school senior who enjoys sports, cooking, and being social.