Dr. Rixt Luikenaar

Obstetrics & Gynecology
Salt Lake City, UT
23 years experience female

Locations

St Marks Hospital

Salt Lake City, UT

Address

1200 East 3900 South, Salt Lake City, UT
Directions

My office hours

Saturday: Closed
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Insurances accepted

Aetna

Medicaid

Altius Health Plan

Regence Blue Cross Blue Shield of Utah

Cigna

UnitedHealthcare

About

Bio

Find me on Facebook or Linked In! I was born in The Netherlands, graduated Medical School at the Rijks Universiteit Groningen (one of the oldest universities in the world!), did my residency in Ob/Gyn, lived in the Caribbean for 1.5 years, in Australia for 8 months and have done 2 medical missions (pro bono) in Tanzania and Columbia. I am an alley for the GLBTQ community and love taking care of people.

Specialties
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Obstetrics & Gynecology, Board Certified

Fertility Medicine

General Practice

Gynecology, Board Certified

Languages spoken

English, German, Papiamento

Doctor Q&A

181 Answers
27 Agrees
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Rixt Luikenaar
23 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Yes: Most long term options as Nexplanon or mirena/skyla iud or even dep shot (not my fav) will do the trick see your obgyn for options and rule out cervic ... Read More
A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Rixt Luikenaar
23 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Not at all!: No worries, it is important to stay hydrated and take your folic acid. Your pregnancy is protected in your uterus with a plug in the cervix. Avoid alc ... Read More
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A 34-year-old male asked:
Dr. Rixt Luikenaar
23 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Activity related: Most likely overexertion from long hours on computer. Stiff? Itchy? Could also be dryness/eczema. Tried cortisone cream? Tried moisturizer? Other thou ... Read More
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Luikenaar is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 30, 2015
Dr. Luikenaar is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Thanks for your quick reply! Yes but the doctor who removed the wart on my face told me its caused by my hands or my electronic trimmer that I use to do both areas. So ?
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culture shows ecoli. She had ERCP in Dec'12 & had a stent in CBD.got it removed 3 days back. We didn't see any infection again. Thank you.
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful! My history includes being on predn and methx/plq unkn reason, thanks!!

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

University of Groningen Faculty of Medicine, Netherlands
Graduated 1997MD

Residency

WVU
Completed 2003

Awards

Active Teacher, American Academy of Family Physicians
Health Tap Awards 2012/2013

Affiliations

ACOG
ACEP, ACPE
WPATH
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