Dr. Clark Allen, MD

Dr. Clark Allen, MD

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Dr. Clark Allen, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Idaho Falls, ID and has been practicing for 19 years. He graduated from Virginia Commonwealth University School Of Medicine in 1994 and specializes in neurosurgery.Read his story

3345 Potomac Way

Idaho Falls, ID 83404

Contact Information

(208) 552-6210

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Altius Health Plans
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross of Idaho
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Choice Health
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
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Dr. Allen's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Low Back Pain
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Allen treats Low Back Pain more than 94% of his peers

Dr. Allen treats this condition more than 94% of his peers

Spine Disorders
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Allen treats Spine Disorders more than 87% of his peers

Dr. Allen treats this condition more than 87% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Arthritis of the Spine
  • Degenerative Spine Diseases
  • Ossification of the Posterior Longitudinal Ligament of the Spine
  • Pediatric Spinal Tumor
  • Progressive Spinal Muscular Atrophy
  • Progressive Spinobulbar Muscular Atrophy
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Dysostosis, Anhalt Type
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA)
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Ryukyuan Type
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Scapuloperoneal
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Type I
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Type II
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Type III
  • Spinal Tuberculosis
Spondylolisthesis
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Allen treats Spondylolisthesis more than 85% of his peers

Dr. Allen treats this condition more than 85% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Cervical Spondylolisthesis
  • Degenerative Spondylolisthesis

Dr. Allen's conditions and procedures:

Bone Cancer
Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
Brain Cancer
Brain Surgery
Broken Neck
Cerebral Hemorrhage
Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Chiari's Deformity
Cranial Trauma
Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
Degenerative Disc Disease
Disc Replacement
Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
Epidural Lysis of Adhesions (LOA)
Epilepsy
Fracture
Herniated Disc
Herniated Disc Surgery
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
Low Back Pain
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Meningiomas
Myelopathy
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Nerve Sheath Tumors
Neuroplasty
Pathological Spine Fracture
Pituitary Gland Tumor Excision
Scoliosis
Secondary Malignancies
Spina Bifida
Spinal Cord Injury
Spinal Cord Stimulation
Spinal Cord Tumor
Spinal Fusion
Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Deformities
Spine Disorders
Spine Fracture Treatment
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Spondylolisthesis
Spondylolysis
Stereotactic Surgery
Stereotaxis
Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Subdural Hemorrhage
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
Thrombosis
Torticollis
Traumatic Brain Injury

About Me

 Dr. Allen focuses on minimally invasive spinal surgery, artificial disk technology, and reconstructive and revision neck and back surgery. Although Dr. Allen's surgical skills are unmatched, he prefers to focus on a more conservative approach w...

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

2000
Med College Va
Residency Hospital
1994
Virginia Commonwealth University School Of Medicine
Medical School
2000
1994

Awards

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Average Wait Time
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  • Staff friendliness
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Dr. Allen and his P.A. were both very friendly and thorough in explaining my MRI to me. They took time and answered my questions. I didn't feel like they were rushing me.
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Only doctor I would trust with any neurological issues. He's smart, thorough, takes his time with explanations, loves his work, office is great and he has a wonderful sense of humor.
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February 2004 he went in to do an hour worth of surgery on my neck four and a half hours later because of all the broken junk that was in there he finished up and I was in great shape for five years until I got hit by a truck and now I'm going to go to Idaho Falls from California to see him again...Read More
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Insurance accepted

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Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
Altius Health Plans
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross of Idaho
Blue Cross of Idaho PPO
Cigna
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Commercial Insurance Company
Coventry Health Care
First Choice Health
First Choice Health PPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Medicare
MultiPlan
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Navigate POS
Options PPO
United Healthcare

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Mountain View Hospital

Idaho Falls, ID