Dr. Howard King, MD

Dr. Howard King, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 70
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Dr. Howard King, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Boise, ID and has been practicing for 38 years. He graduated from Nwu Fienberg Sch Of Med in 1974 and specializes in orthopedic surgery and neurosurgery.

1109 W Myrtle St Ste 200

Boise, ID 83702

Contact Information

(208) 383-0201

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Altius Health Plans
  • Cigna

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Dr. King's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Low Back Pain
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Dr. King treats Low Back Pain more than 73% of his peers

Dr. King treats this condition more than 73% of his peers

Sacrum Disorders
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Dr. King treats Sacrum Disorders more than 59% of his peers

Dr. King treats this condition more than 59% of his peers

Intervertebral Disc Disease
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. King treats Intervertebral Disc Disease more than 42% of his peers

Dr. King treats this condition more than 42% of his peers

Dr. King's conditions and procedures:

Autoimmune Diseases
Back Pain
Bone Disorders
Bursitis
Chronic Neck Pain
Degenerative Disc Disease
Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
Fracture
Herniated Disc
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Joint Drainage
Joint Pain
Knee Disorders
Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
Limb Pain
Low Back Pain
Myelopathy
Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
Osteopenia
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
Pathological Spine Fracture
Peripheral Nerve Disorders
Sacrum Disorders
Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Scoliosis
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Deformities
Spine Disorders
Spondylitis
Spondylolisthesis

About Me

Care Philosophy

Howard A. King, MD, AAOS, ABOS is board certified in orthopaedic surgery and specializes in pediatric spinal deformity, pediatric and adult scoliosis, and reconstructive spine surgery. He is a member of the Scoliosis Research Society, the Pediatri...

Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • Emory U Affil Hosps
    Internship Hospital
  • 1980
    Tein Cities Scolio Ctr
    Fellowship Hospital
    1980
  • 1979
    University Hospital
    Residency Hospital
    1979
  • 1974
    Nwu Fienberg Sch Of Med
    Medical School
    1974

Awards

Dr. King's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. King

3.2

Based on 11 reviews

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One of the kindest, most competent and also very generous doctors I have ever met in my life. He almost literally gave me my life back to me - I will remain ever so grateful for the rest of my life.
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This guy had absolutely no compassion for the pain I have been experiencing for years and am still experiencing. I had such high hopes prior to seeing him thinking that he would be the doctor to finally help me obtain a proper diagnosis and PAIN RELIEVING treatment. RETIRE!
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