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Specializes in Orthopedic Hand Surgery • Male • Age 68

8854 W Emerald St Ste 170
Boise, ID 83704
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Dr. Watkins' Offices

Mountain States Hand Clinic
Boise
8854 W Emerald St Ste 170
Boise, ID 83704
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Hospital Quality

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Saint Alphonsus Regional Medical Center
1055 North Curtis Road
Boise, ID 83706
St. Luke’s Regional Medical Center
190 East Bannock Street
Boise, ID 83712

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    Phone & Address

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    Is Dr. Watkins accepting new patients?

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    Mountain States Hand Clinic
    Boise
    8854 W Emerald St Ste 170
    Boise, ID 83704
    (208) 391-2224
    Contact Information
    (208) 343-2555 (Office)
    (208) 343-2558 (Fax)
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    • Medico
    • MultiPlan
    • ODS Health Plan
    • PacificSource
    • Providence Health Plans
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  2. Dr. Watkins' Experience

    Dr. Watkins' Care Philosophy

    Specialties

    • Orthopedic Hand Surgery

    Board Certifications

    • Hand Surgery
    • Orthopedic Surgery
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    • Amputation
    • Arthritic Hand Reconstruction
    • Carpal Tunnel Release
    • De Quervain's Release
    • Debridement
    • Dupuytren's Contracture Injection
    • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
    • Excision of Metacarpal and Carpal
    • Excision of Radius or Ulna
    • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
    • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
    • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
    • Hand Surgery
    • Hand Tendon Repair
    • Injection Therapy
    • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
    • Nail Surgery
    • Needle Aponeurotomy
    • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
    • Steroid Injection
    • Tendon Transfer
    • Trigger Finger Release
    • Trigger Point Injection
    • Wound Care and Management
    • Wrist Fusion
    • Wrist Ligament Reconstruction
    • Wrist Reconstruction
    • Wrist Replacement
    • Wrist Surgery
    2
    • Arthritis
    • Arthritis of the Finger
    • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
    • Congenital Hand Anomaly
    • Cubital Tunnel Syndrome
    • De Quervain's Disease
    • Dupuytren's Contracture
    • Finger Injuries
    • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
    • Ganglion Cyst
    • Hand Fracture
    • Hand Ligament Rupture
    • Hand Tendon Injuries
    • Kienbock's Disease
    • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
    • Lateral Epicondylitis (Tennis Elbow)
    • Malunion of Fracture
    • Nail Abnormality
    • Nerve Injury
    • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
    • Numbness
    • Osteoarthritis
    • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
    • Osteoarthritis of Hands
    • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
    • Peripheral Nerve Injuries
    • Rheumatoid Arthritis
    • Rheumatoid Arthritis of Hand and Wrist
    • Systemic Disorders
    • Tendon Injuries
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    • Tendonitis
    • Thumb Basal Joint Arthritis
    • Trigger Finger
    • Tumor
    • Wrist Disorders
    • Wrist Injuries
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    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for Idaho.
    • 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.
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    University Of Mississippi School Of Medicine
    Graduated in 1974

    Internship Hospital

    Northwestern-University In Chicago
    Complete in 1975

    Residency Hospital

    Loyola University Medical Center
    Complete in 1976
    University Of Ut Medical Center
    Complete in 1980

    Fellowship Hospital

    Duke University-Microsurgery
    Complete in 1980
    University Of Alabama-Hand Surgery
    Complete in 1981
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Watkins & Staff

    • English
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  3. Dr. Watkins' Hospital Quality

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  4. Patient Satisfaction

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