Dr. Brent Christensen, DPM

Podiatry  |  
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Age 47
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Dr. Brent Christensen, DPM
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.

1777 E Clark St Ste 220

Pocatello, ID 83201

Contact Information

(208) 235-1777

Dr. Brent Christensen, DPM

Dr. Brent Christensen, DPM

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Altius Health Plans
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
  • PacificSource
  • SelectHealth
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Care Philosophy

Always try conservative care approach first. When that fails, then surgical options are presented to the patients.
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Dr. Christensen's Experience

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  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Podiatry
  • Board certified in Foot Surgery
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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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
15

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
  • Plantar Fasciitis
3

Procedures

  • Ankle Arthroscopy
  • Foot and Ankle Ligament and Tendon Repair
  • Nail Avulsion and Excision

Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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.

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

Dr. Christensen has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Christensen's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Christensen to family and friends
5.0
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Dr. Christensen's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    Under 10 minutes
Patient Comments (1)
Pocatello, ID |
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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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Christensen accepts 11 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Altius Health Plans
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • PacificSource
  • SelectHealth
  • UnitedHealthCare
    United Healthcare

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Franklin County Medical Center
44 N 1st E
Preston, ID 83263
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Nell J. Redfield Memorial Hospital
150 N 200 W
Malad City, ID 83252
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Portneuf Medical Center
777 Hospital Way
Pocatello, ID 83201
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