Dr. Lehmitz is the newest member of the Salt Lake Senior Clinic. He is a Utah native, born in Salt Lake City. He is a board-certified in both Internal and Geriatric Medicine. Dr. Lehmitz received his Bachelor of Science degree in Biology-Chemistry at Utah State University. He then attended Medical School at the University of Utah. Dr. Lehmitz served his internship and residency at Butterworth Hospital in Grand Rapids, Michigan.
Most recently, Dr. Lehmitz has practiced medicine in Laramie, Wyoming. During that time he served as the Medical Director for the Laramie Care Center. Prior
to practicing in Wyoming, Dr. Lehmitz was in practice for a number of years in West Valley City, and in Salt Lake City. He served as a Medical Officer in the National Guard from 1984 to 1992.
In his practice, Dr. Lehmitz has a special interest in:
- Dibetes management
- Heart disease management
- Management of chronic diseases
- Prevention and wellness for seniors
In his leisure time, Dr. Lehimitz enjoys spending time with his wife of 30 years
and their five children and their families. He is interested in astronomy, languages, racquetball and farming.
Dr. Lehmitz speaks fluent Spanish, and he is accepting new patients.