Utah is a state in the western United States. It became the 45th state admitted to the U.S. on January 4, 1896. Utah is the 13th-largest by area, 31st-most-populous, and 10th-least-densely populated of the 50 United States. Utah has a population of more than 3 million (Census estimate for July 1, 2016). Urban development is mostly concentrated in two areas: the Wasatch Front in the north-central part of the state, which contains approximately 2.5 million people; and Washington County in Southern Utah, with over 160,000 residents.
Utah is bordered by Colorado to the east, Wyoming to the northeast, Idaho to the north, Arizona to the south, and Nevada to the west. It also touches a corner of New Mexico in the southeast.
Division of Pediatric Neurosurgery, Department of Neurosurgery, Primary Children's Hospital, University of Utah
Utah Valley Regional Medical Center (Provo). Utah Valley Regional Medical Center, part of Salt Lake City-based Intermountain Healthcare, employs three neurosurgeons to deliver neurological and spinal surgical care, ranked 69th and 214th in the nation, respectively, by CareChex. The hospital features a neurological trauma and intensive care unit. U.S. News & World Report named the hospital the best in northern Utah for spine and neurosurgical procedures.