Dr. Howard A. King, MD

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Specializes in Orthopedic Surgery • Male • Age 66

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Dr. King's Experience

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Dr. King's Specialties

Procedures Dr. King Performs

  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Spinal Cord Repair
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Conditions Dr. King Treats

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Hospital Quality

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Saint Luke's Boise Medical Center
190 East Bannock Street
Boise, ID 83712

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Patient Satisfaction

Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. King

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
St. Luke's Clinic - Intermountain Orthopaedics
St. Luke's Clinic - Intermountain Orthopaedics
1109 W Myrtle St Suite 200
Boise, ID 83702
St. Luke's Clinic - Intermountain Orthopaedics
600 N Robbins Rd
Boise, ID 83702
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    Dr. King's Experience

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    Dr. King's Care Philosophy

    Specialties

    • Orthopedic Surgery
    • Neurosurgery

    Board Certifications

    • Orthopedic Surgery, 1981
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    • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
    • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Spinal Cord Repair
    • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
    • Herniated Disc Surgery
    • Hip Fracture & Dislocation Treatment
    • Joint Drainage
    • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
    • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
    • Spinal Fusion
    • Spinal Nerve Block
    • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
    • Steroid Injections
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    • Bursitis
    • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
    • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
    • Chronic Neck Pain
    • Chronic Pelvic Pain
    • Degenerative Disc Disease
    • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
    • Gait Abnormality
    • Gout
    • Intervertebral Disc Herniation
    • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
    • Low Back Pain
    • Myelopathy
    • Osteoarthritis
    • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
    • Osteoarthritis of Spine
    • Osteopenia
    • Pathological Spine Fracture
    • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
    • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
    • Rheumatoid Arthritis
    • Rib Fracture
    • Scapular Fracture
    • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
    • Scoliosis
    • Sjögren's Syndrome
    • Spinal Stenosis
    • Spine Deformities
    • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
    • Spondylitis
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    • Spondylolisthesis
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    Background Check for Dr. King

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for Idaho.

    0 Sanctions

    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Northwestern Center Feinberg School of Medicine
    Graduated in 1974

    Internship Hospital

    Emory U Affil Hosps

    Residency Hospital

    University Hospital

    Fellowship Hospital

    Tein Cities Scolio Ctr
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. King & Staff

    • English
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    Dr. King's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

    Check out the quality of care at Saint Luke's Boise Medical Center where Dr. King has admitting privileges:

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    • Saint Luke's Boise Medical Center

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. King

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. King to family and friends

    10 responses
    below
    national average

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    Dr. King's Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    9 responses
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    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    10 responses
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    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    10 responses
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    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    10 – 15 minutes 9 responses
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    Experience with Dr. King
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    10 responses
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    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    10 responses
    below
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    10 responses
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    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    10 responses
    below
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    Appointments & Offices

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    Is Dr. King accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

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    Office Locations

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    St. Luke's Clinic - Intermountain Orthopaedics
    1109 W Myrtle St Suite 200
    Boise, ID 83702
    (208) 383-0201 (Office)
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    St. Luke's Clinic - Intermountain Orthopaedics
    600 N Robbins Rd
    Boise, ID 83702
    (208) 383-0201 (Office)
    (208) 489-4300 (Fax)
    C
    600 EAST ROBBINS ROAD
    Boise, ID 83702
    (208) 383-0201 (Office)
    D
    St. Luke's Clinic - Intermountain Orthopaedics
    Meridian
    520 S Eagle Rd
    Meridian, ID 83642
    (208) 383-0201 (Office)
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