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. Michael Curtin previously served as an orthopaedic team physician for the Rockies, as well as a consultant to the Denver Broncos. He specializes in the evaluation and treatment of athletic injuries of the shoulder, knee, and elbow. Dr. Michael Curtin earned his medical degree from the University of Utah.
Dr. Richard Manos completed a Neuro-Spine fellowship and is currently specializing in performing minimally invasive spinal surgery procedures. He also provides treatment for deformity and conditions of the cervical spine. Dr. Richard Manos completed his Doctor of Medicine degree from the Michigan State University.
Idaho Falls, ID
Dr. Greg West attended medical school at the University of Utah School of Medicine and completed his Residency in Orthopedic Surgery at Tripler Army Medical Center thereafter. He is known to have already performed more than 200 partial knee replacement procedures. Currently, Dr. West is also a Clinical Instructor at Idaho State University.
Idaho Falls, ID
Dr. John Andary is an orthopedic surgeon who specializes in performing shoulder and knee surgery procedures. He is also fellowship trained in sports medicine and is a team physician of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. Dr. John Andary is also well-known for being published in the Journal of Bone & Joint Surgery.
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.
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. Steven Care is well-known for having completed his medical degree from Yale University in New Haven, Connecticut. He also completed his training in hand and microvascular surgery through the Cleveland Combined Hand Fellowship.
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.
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.
Dr. Scot Scheffel is presently an Associate Clinical Professor for the University of Washington. In addition, he is also in charge of managing the sports medicine training for local family medicine residents. Dr. Scot Scheffel completed his medical degree at the University Of Washington in Seattle.