Dr. Steve Coker, MD

Dr. Steve Coker, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 58
Dr. Steve Coker, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Pocatello, ID and has been practicing for 22 years. He graduated from University Arkansas Medical Sciences in 1991 and specializes in orthopedic surgery.Read his story

560 Memorial Dr

Pocatello, ID 83201

Contact Information

(208) 234-1960

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Altius Health Plans
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross of Idaho
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • First Choice Health
  • 6 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Knee Disorders
very high
more than 93% of peers
Osteoarthritis of Knee
very high
more than 90% of peers
very high
more than 88% of peers

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Dr. Coker's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Coker "He brings more than 20 years of orthopedic and sports medicine experience to the team. Dr. Coker holds a Doctor of Medicine from the University of Arkansas and interned at the University of Tennessee in the general surgery department. His orthopedic surgery residencies were completed at the Campbell Clinic & Surgical Center at the University of Tennessee and the Idaho State University team as an orthopedic surgeon. Dr. Coker is board certified to perform orthopedic surgery by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery. During his career, Dr. Coker has served as a Captain in the Marine Corps as a Harrier jet pilot, and he was the former president of the Idaho Medical Association."

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Coker "As an Orthopaedic surgeon in southeast Idaho for the past 18 years I enjoy helping my patients get back to a normal pain free way of life. I also enjoy my relationship with the Idaho State University athletes as the Team Orthopaedic Doctor and assisting the college athletes both male and female achieve their goals of competing on the highest level. At Idaho Orthopaedics our goal has always been to help you get back to a pain free way of life."

1  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

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

69  Conditions Treated

  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Baker’s Cyst
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Bursitis
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Elbow Sprain
  • Femur Fracture
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Gout
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hip Fracture
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Sprain
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lupus
  • Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Sprain
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pelvic Fracture
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
  • Trigger Finger
  • Vertebral Column Tumors


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26  Procedures

  • ACL Surgery
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Fracture Care
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Hip Replacement
  • Joint Drainage
  • Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Knee Arthroscopy
  • Knee Replacement
  • Knee Surgery
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Neuroplasty
  • Orthopedic Surgical Procedures
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Separated Femoral Epiphysis Treatment
  • Sports Medicine Surgery
  • Steroid Injection
  • Trigger Finger Release

Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • University Of Arkansas
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1981
  • University Arkansas Medical Sciences
    Medical School | Graduated 1991
  • University Of Tennessee / Memphis / College Of Medicine & Surgery
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1992
  • Campbell Clinic / Univ Of Tennessee
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1996
  • University Of Tn College Of Med
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1996

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Coker has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Coker's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Coker to family and friends
10 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (10)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Coker's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

Dr. Coker was not helpful at all. He does not listen to patients concerns or statements at all. He has a script about what he is going to say and does not take the patients comments into consideration, and do not know what he is talking about. I highly recommend if you can see another doctor to do...more
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