Dr. Vermon Esplin, MD

Dr. Vermon Esplin, MD

Orthopedic Hand Surgery  ·  
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Age 58
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Dr. Vermon Esplin, MD is an orthopedic hand surgery specialist in Pocatello, ID and has been practicing for 23 years. He graduated from University Of Utah School Of Medicine in 1989 and specializes in orthopedic hand surgery.Read his story

560 Memorial Dr

Pocatello, ID 83201

Contact Information

(208) 235-4263

Insurance Accepted

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

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Dr. Esplin's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Limb Pain
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Esplin treats Limb Pain more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Esplin treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Neuroplasty
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Esplin performs Neuroplasty more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Esplin performs this procedure more than 98% of his peers

Carpal Tunnel Release
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Esplin performs Carpal Tunnel Release more than 94% of his peers

Dr. Esplin performs this procedure more than 94% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Carpal Tunnel Release Surgery, Endoscopic
  • Carpal Tunnel Release Surgery, Open

Dr. Esplin's conditions and procedures:

Adhesive Capsulitis
All Shoulder or Elbow Replacement Procedures
Arm Surgery
Arthritis of the Elbow
Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery
Autoimmune Diseases
Bone Cancer
Bone Disorders
Brachial Plexus Palsy
Broken Arm
Bursitis
Carpal Tunnel Release
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Chronic Pelvic Pain
Clavicle Fracture
De Quervain's Disease
De Quervain's Release
Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
Dupuytren's Contracture
Elbow Arthroscopy
Elbow Bursitis
Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
Elbow Injuries
Elbow Sprain
Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
Excision of Metacarpal and Carpal
Excision of Radius or Ulna
Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
Fracture
Fracture Care
Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
Gait Abnormality
Ganglion Cyst
Gout
Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
Hand Conditions
Hand Fracture
Hand or Wrist Tendon Transfer
Heel Spur
Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
Internal Derangement of Knee
Joint Drainage
Joint Pain
Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed
Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
Knee Surgery
Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
Limb Pain
Low Back Pain
Lupus
Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
Nerve Block, Somatic
Neuroplasty
Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
Osteoarthritis
Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
Osteoarthritis of Hands
Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
Pelvic Fracture
Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
Peripheral Nerve Block
Peripheral Nerve Disorders
Pseudoarthrosis
Pyogenic Arthritis
Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
Reverse Total Shoulder and Total Shoulder Replacement
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Rib Fracture
Rotator Cuff Tear
Scapular Fracture
Separated Femoral Epiphysis Treatment
Shoulder Dislocation
Shoulder Dislocation Treatment
Shoulder Disorders
Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Spondylitis
Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
Steroid Injection
Synovial Biopsy
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Trigger Finger
Trigger Finger Release
Trigger Point Injection
Wrist Fracture
Wrist Fusion
Wrist Replacement

About Me

Biography

"Dr. Esplin and his wife, Cara live in Pocatello and have five children. They have diligently instilled in their children the value of work and study, in fact, each of their children has been a high school honor student; the oldest four have attended...

Specialties

  • Orthopedic Hand Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Hand Surgery
  • Orthopedic Surgery

Education

1996
Walter Reed Army Medical Center
Fellowship Hospital
1995
Madigan Army Medical Center
Residency Hospital
1990
Madigan Army Medical Center
Internship Hospital
1989
University Of Utah School Of Medicine
Medical School
1985
University Of Utah
Undergraduate School
1996
1995
1990
1989
1985

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  • Time well spent
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  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
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As a retired surgical RN it is my opinion that Dr. Esplin is an excellent, skilled surgeon and caring provider. He took the time to listen to me, care in the examation of my hand and arm and full explantion of the options and risks related to my problem. All of this occurred before he knew I am a...Read More
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I was an anesthesiologist in the OR with Dr Esplin and worked with him on a regular basis. I found him to be thoroughly capable and methodical surgeon as well as a friendly and genial individual well liked by staff.He operative style was deliberate, well planned, speedy and efficient. I regarded...Read More
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Locations

Idaho Hand Institute

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    • Wed: 8:00am - 12:00pm
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    • Mon: closed
    • Tue: 8:30am - 12:00pm
    • Wed: 9:00am - 4:00pm
    • Thu: closed
    • Fri: closed
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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Insurance accepted

Accepted insurance can change. Please double-check when making an appointment.

Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
Altius Health Plans
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross of Idaho
Blue Cross of Idaho PPO
Cigna
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO

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