Dr. Brent Christensen, DPM

Dr. Brent Christensen, DPM

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Dr. Brent Christensen, DPM is a podiatry specialist in Pocatello, ID and has been practicing for 16 years. He graduated from California College Of Podiatric Medicine in 1999 and specializes in podiatry, podiatric surgery, and more.Read his story

1777 E Clark St Ste 220

Pocatello, ID 83201

Contact Information

(208) 235-1777

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Altius Health Plans
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
  • PacificSource
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Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
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more than 90% of peers
Hammer Toe
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more than 85% of peers
Plantar Fasciitis
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more than 84% of peers

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Dr. Christensen's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Christensen "Dr. Brent Christensen was born in Mountain Home, Idaho, and raised on a farm in Marsh Valley. He graduated from Marsh Valley high school in 1988 and then spent two years as a missionary in France. The next four years were spent at Idaho State University studying Zoology and Biology. He then completed a four year degree as a Doctor of Podiatric Medicine from the California School of Podiatric Medicine in San Francisco, CA. in 1999. The next three years were spent completing an extensive surgical residency program based at St. Mary's Medical Center in San Francisco. He is a member of the American Podiatric Medical Association and is board certified by the American Board of Foot and Ankle Surgery. Dr. Christensen decided to return to the place he loved the most and has been in private practice in Pocatello since 2002. Dr. Christensen and his wife have 4 children, 3 boys and 1 girl. He is active in youth sports, coaching football and basketball. He enjoys gardening, college football and most of all spending time with his family."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Christensen "Always try conservative care approach first. When that fails, then surgical options are presented to the patients."

4  Specialties

  • Podiatry
  • Podiatric Foot & Ankle Surgery
  • Podiatric Foot Surgery
  • Podiatric Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Foot Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Foot and Ankle Surgery

16  Conditions Treated

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Bunion
  • Diabetic (Charcot) Foot
  • Diabetic Foot Conditions
  • Flat Foot
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Fracture
  • Foot Sprain
  • Fracture
  • Hammer Toe
  • Ingrown Toenail
  • Non-Healing Diabetic Foot Ulcer
  • Non-Traumatic Rupture of Achilles Tendon
  • Plantar Fasciitis

3  Procedures

Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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Education

  • Idaho State University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1995
  • California College Of Podiatric Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1999
  • St Mary's Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2002

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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Dr. Christensen has his patients' best interest in heart. He sincerely cares about them. He takes time to talk to his patients. The staff is also great to work with!
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