Dr. Carter Kiesau, MD

Dr. Carter Kiesau, MD

Orthopedic Foot & Ankle Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 42
(9)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Carter Kiesau, MD is an orthopedic foot & ankle surgery doctor who practices in Bellingham, WA. He is 42 years old and has been practicing for 13 years.

3015 Squalicum Pkwy Ste 200

Bellingham, WA 98225

Contact Information

(360) 733-2092

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • First Choice Health
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Group Health Cooperative
  • Health Net
  • 10 More

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Top Care Areas

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Foot Conditions
very high
more than 95% of peers
Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
high
more than 88% of peers
Bunion
normal
more than 76% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Kiesau "My goal is to get you back on your feet!"
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Specialties

  • Orthopedic Foot & Ankle Surgery
  • Orthopedic Surgery
1

Board Certifications

  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*
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Conditions Treated

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Ankle and Foot Instability or Derangement
  • Arthritis of the Ankle
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Bunion
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Flat Foot
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Fracture
  • Foot and Ankle Disorders
  • Foot and Ankle Injuries
  • Fracture
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Hammer Toe
  • Herniated Disc
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Meniscus Tear
  • Morton's Neuroma
  • Non-Traumatic Rupture of Achilles Tendon
  • Osgood Schlatter Disease
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Stress Fracture of Foot
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
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Procedures

  • Achilles Tendon Rupture Repair
  • Achilles Tenotomy
  • Ankle Arthroscopy
  • Ankle Fracture Repair
  • Ankle Replacement
  • Cartilage Repair
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Excision of Femur or Knee
  • Flatfoot Correction
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Foot and Ankle Ligament and Tendon Repair
  • Fracture Care
  • Hammer Toe Repair
  • Knee Arthroscopy
  • Morton’s Neuroma Surgery
  • Reconstructive Ankle Surgery
  • Rheumatoid Forefoot Reconstruction
  • Separated Femoral Epiphysis Treatment
  • Toe Replacement

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Washington.

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.

Education

  • Boston College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1999
  • University Of Washington School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2004
  • University Of Arizona Department Of Orthopaedic Surgery
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2005
  • University Of Arizona Department Of Orthopaedic Surgery
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2009
  • Duke University Orthopaedic Foot & Ankle Surgery
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2010
  • Arthrex Foot & Ankle Fellows Course
    Other Education | Completed 2010
  • Inbone Total Ankle Training Program
    Other Education | Completed 2010
  • Infinity Total Ankle Training Program
    Other Education | Completed 2013
  • S.T.A.R. Total Ankle Training Program
    Other Education | Completed 2010

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Kiesau has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Kiesau's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kiesau to family and friends
3.7
based on 9 total reviews (1 with a comment)
Dr. Kiesau Says:

We hope you've had a great experience with our care. if you have any concerns please don't hesitate to contact our office.

Dr. Kiesau's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well
    VERY GOOD
  • Answers Questions
    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent
    VERY GOOD
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
Patient Comments (1)
Bellingham |
Would not recommend this surgeon. I'm in more pain now than I was before his surgery. It has been10 months and I am still not recovered. Ruined my life. Keep shopping.
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Kiesau accepts 19 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
    Open Access
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • First Choice Health
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Group Health Cooperative
  • Health Net
    Health Net PPO
  • HealthSmart
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • Medicaid
  • Molina Healthcare
    Medicaid
    MHNet - Behavioral Health
    Molina HMO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • ODS Health Plan
  • Premera Blue Cross
    Heritage Plus
  • Providence Health Plans
    Open Option EPO
    Personal Option EPO
    Preferred PPO
    Providence Health Plans HMO
  • Regence Blue Shield of Washington
    Preferred Provider Network
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Options PPO
    PacifiCare
    United Healthcare

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Hospitals where Dr. Kiesau has admitting privileges

PeaceHealth St. Joseph Medical Center
2901 Squalicum Pkwy
Bellingham, WA 98225
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