Dr. William Boulden, MD

Dr. William Boulden, MD

Non-Surgical Orthopedics  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 71
Dr. William Boulden, MD is a orthopedic specialist in Clive, IA and has been practicing for 44 years. He graduated from Roy J Lucille a Carver College Of Medicine At University Of Iowa in 1973 and specializes in non-surgical orthopedics and sports medicine.

12499 University Ave Ste 210

Clive, IA 50325

Contact Information

(515) 440-2676

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HAP Insurance
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Wellmark Blue Cross and Blue Shield

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Top Care Areas

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Osteoarthritis of Knee
more than 81% of peers
Knee Disorders
more than 80% of peers
more than 73% of peers

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2  Specialties

  • Non-Surgical Orthopedics
  • Sports Medicine

1  Board Certifications

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

67  Conditions Treated

  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Baker’s Cyst
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Bursitis
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Femur Fracture
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Gout
  • Hand Conditions
  • 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
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • 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
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Runner's Knee
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Systemic Chondromalacia
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
  • Trigger Finger


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21  Procedures

Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • Roy J Lucille a Carver College Of Medicine At University Of Iowa
    Medical School | Graduated 1973
  • Med College Of Wisconsin
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1974
  • Nebr Med Center University Nebr College Med
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1977

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Boulden has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Boulden's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Boulden to family and friends
17 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (17)

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  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Boulden's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

I was very disappointed with the service that he provided. He didn't explain to me in a way I could understand what was wrong with me. He was rushed and his bedside manner was awful. I would not go back to see if him or recommend him to anyone! He also needs to dress more appropriately- I found his...more
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I would NEVER RECOMMEND dr Bolden. He is the most rudest dr. I have seen him several times. When he did a knee replacement on me , and it didn't hold and had to do it over, then he was real rude. When I would call him, he'd tell his nurse to tell me I was fine there was nothing wrong with me, with...more
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I was injured in an automobile accident with trama to my left hip. My regular doctor ordered a lower lumbar MRI and sent me to Dr Boulden. He barely examined me and immediately dismissed me as non surgical and didn't care to listen to any of my concerns. I would never recommend a family or friend...more
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