Dr. Kade Huntsman, MD

Dr. Kade Huntsman, MD

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52 y/o
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Dr. Kade Huntsman, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Salt Lake City, UT and has been practicing for 15 years. He specializes in orthopedic surgery, non-surgical orthopedics, and more.Read his story

Salt Lake Orthopaedic Clinic

1160 E 3900 S Ste 5000

Salt Lake City, UT 84124
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Altius Health Plans
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Principal Financial Group
  • Regence Blue Cross Blue Shield of Utah
  • Tricare
  • TriWest Champus
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Huntsman performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Herniated Disc Surgery
very high
more than 99% of peers
Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
very high
more than 97% of peers
Spinal Fusion
very high
more than 95% of peers

Dr. Huntsman's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Dr. Huntsman's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Huntsman "Dr. Kade Huntsman grew up in Sandy, Utah. He attended the University of Utah where he was in the AED Premed Honor Society and graduated with a BS in Biology and minors in Chemistry and Asian Languages.Following his undergraduate work; he graduated from Eastern Virginia Medical School, was intern of the year at St. Luke s Medical Center in Ohio, completed his residency at Case Western, and subsequently completed his fellowship in Denver, CO.Dr. Huntsman s approach to spine care includes conservative and surgical treatments. He is an active member of the orthopedic community and has served in multiple positions including President of the Utah State Orthopaedic Society, Institutional Review Board Chairman at St. Mark s Hospital, member of Elute Medical Advisory Board, Key Opinion Leader for Titan Spine and consultant for Nuvasive. He has also been involved in many research projects to improve patient care."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Huntsman "Our goal is to have every patient treated with the most understanding and individualized care possible. The utmost of quality care is provided by a highly skilled and dedicated surgeon. There is extensive experience in scoliosis, stenosis, trauma and degenerative spine conditions utilizing some of the most advanced technologies available in the world, and the newer minimally invasive decompression and fusion technology. Together with two Physician Assistants and our Quality Office Team, our goal is to provide the highest quality medical team with knowledge, warmth and compassion to our patients."

3  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Non-Surgical Orthopedics
  • Orthopedic Spine Surgery

1  Board Certifications

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

61  Conditions Treated

  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Disorders
  • Back Injuries
  • Back Pain
  • Back Sprain
  • Baker’s Cyst
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Neck
  • Bursitis
  • Cancer
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Coccygeal Pain
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Head and Neck Conditions
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Myelopathy
  • Neck Injuries
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Orthopedic Disorders
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Pseudoarthrosis
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Systemic Chondromalacia
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
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19  Procedures

  • Disc Replacement
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
  • Excision of Tibia or Fibula
  • Fracture Care
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Neck Surgery
  • Neuroplasty
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Scoliosis Surgery
  • Shoulder Dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Spine Fracture Treatment
  • Spine Surgery

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Utah.

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

  • University Of Utah
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1992
  • Eastern Virginia Medical School Of The Medical College Of Hampton Roads
    Medical School | Graduated 1992
  • St. Luke's Medical Center, Department Of General Surgery
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1997
  • St Luke's Medical Center, Department Of Orthopaedic Surgery
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1999
  • Rocky Mountain Spine Clinic
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2003

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Biltmore Who’s Who,
  • Americans Top Orthopaedic Surgeons, 2007
Media & Publications

Dr. Huntsman has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Creole
  • Czech
  • French
  • German
  • Haitian
  • Spanish
  • Thai

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Huntsman's Reviews

4.2
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Huntsman to family and friends
53 total reviews (20 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (53)

  • 5
    (41)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (11)

Dr. Huntsman's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • 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 (20)

Dr. Huntsman did the job I went to him for. He is a very capable surgeon. You couldn't be in better hands.
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Amazing team approach. Knowledgeable, friendly and kind. My back and legs are feeling great after surgery. I would recommend Sr Huntsman and his team!
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Dr. Huntsman answered questions that I had before I'd even had the chance to ask them! I drove over two hours (one way) to get to see Dr. Huntsman because I have total confidence in his abilities. I knew I was in good hands!
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Tom, Dr Huntsman’s PA I now sense and researched pressured me to have more services than i believe were required by my insurance prior to back surgery. This was not my first surgery with Dr. Huntsman and Tom. I researched with my insurance, the State of Utah, Mountainstar and Craig the office...more
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The staff and Dr. were very helpful and attentive, they explained everything about my surgery clearly and made the office visit pleasant.
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