Dr. Kurt Kinghorn, DPM

Dr. Kurt Kinghorn, DPM

Podiatric Foot & Ankle Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
36 y/o

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Dr. Kurt Kinghorn, DPM is a podiatric foot & ankle surgery specialist in Boise, ID and has been practicing for 4 years. He specializes in podiatric foot & ankle surgery, podiatry, and more.Read his story

Ankle & Foot Medical Center

222 N 2nd St Ste 301

Boise, ID 83702
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Altius Health Plans
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross of Idaho
  • Cigna
  • Corizon Health
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Choice Health
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Health Net
  • Humana
  • Idaho Physicians Network (IPN)
  • LifeWise

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Hammer Toe
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more than 90% of peers
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more than 87% of peers
Foot Conditions
more than 84% of peers

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Dr. Kinghorn's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Kinghorn "DR. KURT KINGHORN Is a Doctor of Podiatric Medicine and an Idaho native. After completing a Bachelor in Science degree from Brigham Young University-Idaho, he received his medical degree at the Ohio College of Podiatric Medicine. Subsequently, Dr. Kinghorn completed a 3-year residency in Podiatric Medicine and Surgery with Reconstructive Rearfoot/Ankle Surgery at St. Rita’s Medical Center in Lima, Ohio. In his third year of residency he served as Chief Resident.As part of his Residency training, Dr. Kinghorn spent 2 months at the Rubin Institute for Advanced Orthopedics in Baltimore where he worked with nationwide renowned doctors in surgeries dealing with limb length discrepancies, complex deformities of the femur, tibia and foot, as well as casting infants for idiopathic clubfoot.Dr. Kinghorn has had solid training in all surgical and non-surgical podiatric medical problems including but not limited to: Limb Salvage Surgery Reconstructive Surgery Trauma Ilizarov external fixation techniques This allows Dr. Kinghorn to treat a wide array of deformities and trauma of the Foot and Ankle. In his spare time Dr. Kinghorn enjoys hunting, fishing, and enjoying anything outdoors. He and his wife Lacey have 3 children and reside in Star."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Kinghorn "Dr. Kinghorn's objective is to provide his patients with the most up-to-date podiatric care available and to do so in a competent, professional and thorough manner.  He believes successful treatment depends on a partnership with his patients & strives to provide the information pertinent to the patient's condition to enable the patient to make the best decision for their care."

5  Specialties

  • Podiatric Foot & Ankle Surgery
  • Podiatric Foot Surgery
  • Podiatric Surgery
  • Podiatry
  • Podiatry Sports Medicine

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Kinghorn does not have any board certifications listed.

12  Conditions Treated

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Ankle Disorders
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Bunion
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Fracture
  • Foot Sprain
  • Fracture
  • Hammer Toe
  • Plantar Fasciitis

19  Procedures

  • Abscess Incision and Drainage
  • Achilles Tendon Reconstruction
  • Achilles Tendon Rupture Repair
  • Bunion Surgery
  • Flatfoot Correction
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Foot and Ankle Ligament and Tendon Repair
  • Foot and Ankle Surgery
  • Foot Surgery
  • Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment
  • Fracture Care
  • Hammer Toe Repair
  • Ingrown Toenail Surgery
  • Ingrown Toenail Treatment
  • Nail Avulsion and Excision
  • Tendon Repair
  • Wound Care and Management

Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • Brigham Young University - Idaho
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2007
  • Ohio College of Podiatric Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2011
  • St Ritas Med Ctr
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2014

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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I called for first time and attempted to make an appointment, Jessica told me that I should call Cigna first, and then call back. I did so and called back, she was very rude, and she "lost signal" when I was asking questions about coverage. Not friendly, and slightly arrogant and condescending. I...Read More
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I had a Lapidus bunion surgery in late August. Dr. Kinghorn had explained fully the procedure and the recovery time involved. The surgery was outpatient and went very well. The recovery was long and tedious - non-weight bearing for 4 weeks. The pain was virtually non-existent after about the first...Read More
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Dr. Kinghorn was pleasant and confident in his assessment of my condition. He offered more than one solution which made me feel like I was part of the solution process. His explanation of the condition and recovery from surgery was spot on. His office staff was great and made getting appointments a...Read More
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poor work, stopped treatment after it failed, i was left worse off.
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I would recommend anyone go to Dr. Kinghorn. He treats his patients like the individuals they are. He is complete and thorough with his accessments and is amazing with his procedures if not perfect. He takes the necessary time needed to make sure you're completely healed before releasing you. His...Read More
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