Daniel W. McLaughlin, M.D. was born in Colorado and lived in a number of western states before his family settled in Las Vegas, Nevada when he was 7 years old. He received his undergraduate degree from Brigham Young University and his medical degree from the University of Nevada School of Medicine. He completed his Family Medicine Residency at Texas Tech Health Sciences Center in Lubbock, Texas in 1990. He served as a physician in the United States Army for four years, three years in Germany, where he served as the clinic commander at a remote training area, and one year at the
National Training Center at Fort Irwin, California before moving to Idaho Falls in 1994. In July of that year, Dr. McLaughlin, along with Berry Bennett, M.D. and Kay Christensen, M.D. formed Southeast Idaho Family Practice and Obstetrics. He has served the Idaho Falls community for 24 years.
- Mountain View Hospital
- Eastern Idaho Regional Medical Center
Dr. McLaughlin’s areas of special interest include:
- Obstetrics (Pregnancy and Delivery) and women’s Health
- Pediatric health and development including New Born Care in hospital
- Dermatology- moles, warts, skin lesions
- Minor surgical procedures- vasectomies, skin lesion biopsy and removal and infant circumcision
Dr. McLaughlin is a father of four children and grandfather to 6 grandchildren. He enjoys spending time with his wife, family, and his three rescue dogs, which include two golden retrievers, one who is blind, and a beagle. He also enjoys many outdoor activities including skiing, target shooting and fishing.
Dr. McLaughlin is currently accepting new patients and accepts most insurance plans
He is fluent in Spanish.