Dr. Louis Murdock, MD

Dr. Louis Murdock, MD

Orthopedic Hand Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 58
(31)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Louis Murdock, MD is an orthopedic hand surgery specialist in Boise, ID and has been practicing for 30 years. He graduated from Ohio University College Of Osteopathic Medicine in 1988 and specializes in orthopedic hand surgery and orthopedic surgery.

1109 W Myrtle St Ste 200

Boise, ID 83702

Contact Information

(208) 383-0201

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Altius Health Plans
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross of Idaho
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)

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Top Care Areas

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

Neuroplasty
very high
more than 99% of peers
Ganglion Cyst
very high
more than 97% of peers
Trigger Finger Release
very high
more than 97% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Murdock "Louis E. Murdock, MD, AAOS, CAQHS, ASSH, ABOS is board certified in orthopaedic surgery and specializes in hand and microsurgery. He earned his medical degree from the University of Cincinnati College of Medicine in 1984, and completed his medical internship in Cincinnati. He completed his surgical residency at the University of Utah in Salt Lake City, where he also participated in clinical research. He completed his fellowship in hand and microsurgery at the University of New Mexico in Albuquerque."
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Specialties

  • Orthopedic Hand Surgery
  • Orthopedic Surgery
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Board Certifications

  • Hand Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*
  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*
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Conditions Treated

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Procedures

  • Arm Surgery
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • De Quervain's Release
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Dupuytren's Contracture Injection
  • Elbow Tenotomy
  • Excision of Humerus
  • Excision of Metacarpal and Carpal
  • Excision of Radius or Ulna
  • Fracture Care
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Hand or Wrist Tendon Transfer
  • Joint Drainage
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Neuroplasty
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Steroid Injection
  • Trigger Finger Release
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Wrist Fusion
  • Wrist Replacement

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Idaho.

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

  • Ohio University College Of Osteopathic Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1988
  • Christ Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • University Of Ut Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Murdock has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Murdock's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Murdock to family and friends
4.5
based on 31 total reviews (3 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (31)

  • 5
    (26)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (3)

Dr. Murdock's Performance

Trustworthiness
EXCELLENT
Explains condition(s) well
EXCELLENT
Answers Questions
EXCELLENT
Time well spent
EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

in Boise, ID
Great doctor -- great staff. Broken forearm a year ago and couldn't ask for a better surgeon and staff from Brandi-and Tyson Jakobson - Michelle and PT Marc. Thanks so much
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in Fruitland, ID
I had heard multiple horror stories regarding carpal tunnel surgery. As a result I waited over twenty years to have the surgery done. Dr. Murdock convinced me that it was the best option to resolve the pain I was suffering. I couldn't be happier. One brief visit, minor surgery, and I now have...more
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in Boise, ID
waited 20 min plus being there 15 minutes early he spent 5 minutes and got call out of the room for another patient had a number to call and have called twice left message both times no one has got back to me and its been a week they seem to busy to return phones calls questions about up coming...more
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