Dr. Joseph Verska, MD

Dr. Joseph Verska, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 56
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Joseph Verska, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Boise, ID and has been practicing for 23 years. He graduated from University School Of Med in 1987 and specializes in orthopedic surgery.

8756 W Emerald St Ste 176

Boise, ID 83704

Contact Information

(208) 378-7701

Insurance Accepted

  • Cigna

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Dr. Verska's Experience

Dr. Verska's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Orthopedic Surgery
  • Board certified in Orthopedic Surgery
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Verska "Dr. Verska provides one-on-one personal spine care. I take great pride in providing complete diagnostic, treatment and rehabilitation capabilities that meet and exceed your needs. We offer focused attention through a professional staff of caring people. At Boise Spine Surgery, we believe that the patient comes first."


  • Orthopedic Surgery

Board Certifications

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

Conditions Treated

  • Back Disorders
  • Degenerative Scoliosis
  • Head and Neck Conditions
  • Herniated Disc
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Spinal Instability
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Traumatic Spine Disease


  • Anterior Cervical Herniated Disc Surgery With Fusion
  • Artificial Disc Replacement
  • Cervical Artificial Disc Replacement
  • Cervical Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Degenerative Disc surgery
  • Disc Arthroplasty
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Joint Fusion
  • Microdiscectomy
  • Microsurgical Spine Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Sacroiliac Joint Injection
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spine Surgery
  • Steroid Injection

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • University School Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1987
  • Wright St U Affil Hosps
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1988
  • University Of Nm School Of Med
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Wright State University School Of Med
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Sweetish Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1995

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Scoliosis Research Society, North American Spine Society, 1999
Media & Publications

Dr. Verska has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Verska's Reviews

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Dr. Verska's Performance

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Office & Staff Performance

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Average wait time
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Patient Comments (1)

Dr Verska performed surgery on me 11 years ago. He was fixing a herniated disk in my lower back. After the initial surgery I found out he worked on the wrong side. I had to have a second surgery on the correct side. He left bone chips which caused permenant nerve damage. I am in constant...more
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