Looking for an Orthopedic surgeon that you can trust is a daunting task. You do not want to chance that the person you are going to for ankle, knee, hip, or even spinal surgery may not be among the best in their field. Though this is a decision you have to make for yourself after meeting the orthopedic surgeons in person we are giving you a good start. Hopefully an end to your frustration even.
Orthopedic surgery is becoming ever more common as advancements allow for better hip and knee replacements which of course makes the demand for orthopedic surgeons higher. Find the best ones in Idaho so you can find the surgeon that is right for you and your needs. Something as important as a hip replacement or any other orthopedic surgery, can’t be left to chance and all the time spent researching surgeons around can take up an awful lot of time. So here are the top orthopedic surgeons we have chosen in Idaho.
Dr. Robert Hansen is well-known for having completed a Certificate of Added Qualification in Hand Surgery. He has been in practice since 1980 and is currently a member of the Idaho Medical Association and the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons as well. Dr. Robert Hansen attended medical school at the University of Utah School of Medicine.
Idaho Falls, ID
Dr. Phil McCowin’s practice revolves around general orthopaedics with a sub-specialty interest in back and spine care. He is known to have been very active in the Idaho Falls medical community and has served as the Chief of the Department of Surgery and Vice President of the Medical Staff as well.
Dr. Thomas Goodwin is well-known for having already performed more than 5000 shoulder surgery procedures in Boise during his 20 year career. He has been practicing orthopedic surgery in the Treasure Valley since 1987 and he then opened his clinic sub-specializing in shoulder care in 2002.
Dr. C. Scott Humphrey is a well-known board certified orthopaedic surgeon and shoulder specialist. He is highly trained to perform total shoulder replacement, reverse shoulder replacement, and shoulder arthroscopy procedures. Dr. C. Scott Humphrey graduated from the University of Utah School of Medicine in Salt Lake City.
Dr. David Hassinger is recognized for having completed an advanced training program by the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons in the treatment of shoulder disorders. He currently focuses his practice on performing shoulder and knee arthroscopic surgery procedures including ligament reconstruction and rotator cuff repair.
Idaho Falls, ID
Dr. Casey Huntsman is a board-certified Orthopedic Surgeon and is Fellowship Trained in Sports Medicine. His practice currently focuses on Arthroscopic Rotator Cuff Repair and Shoulder Stabilization, as well as Knee and Shoulder Arthroscopy. Dr. Casey Huntsman graduated from the University of Utah in Salt Lake City.
Idaho Falls, ID
Dr. Stan Griffiths has been in practice as an orthopaedic surgeon in Idaho since 1993. He has extensive background in orthopaedic trauma, hand surgery, sports medicine, and adult reconstructive surgery as well. Dr. Stan Griffiths completed his Doctorate of Medicine from Saint Louis University School of Medicine.
Dr. Mark Spelich has undergone extensive training in treating a broad spectrum of traumatic injuries. In addition, he also holds special interest in computer assisted surgery and has performed research in this field as well. Dr. Spelich attended Medical School at the Albany Medical College.
Dr. Timothy Doerr has been in practice at Orthopaedic Associates in Boise since 1997. Currently, his practice focuses on performing minimally invasive orthopaedic surgery procedures, including arthroscopic treatment of sports injuries of the shoulder and knee. Dr. Doeer received his M.D. degree from the University of California.
Dr. Jennifer Miller attended Medical School at the University of Washington in Seattle. She presently serves on the Boise School District sports medicine curriculum committee and is also the medical director for Special Olympics Idaho. Dr. Jennifer Miller is currently in practice at the Idaho Sports Medicine Institute as well.