Dr. Karson Howard, DPM

Dr. Karson Howard, DPM

Podiatric Foot & Ankle Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 37
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Dr. Karson Howard, DPM is a podiatric foot & ankle surgery specialist in Pocatello, ID and has been practicing for 7 years. He graduated from California College Of Podiatric Medicine in 2009 and specializes in podiatric foot & ankle surgery, podiatry, and more.Read his story

1555 E Clark St

Pocatello, ID 83201

Contact Information

(208) 233-4355

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Altius Health Plans
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross of Idaho
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Choice Health
  • 8 More

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Dr. Howard's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Foot Conditions
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Howard treats Foot Conditions more than 86% of his peers

Dr. Howard treats this condition more than 86% of his peers

Hammer Toe
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Howard treats Hammer Toe more than 67% of his peers

Dr. Howard treats this condition more than 67% of his peers

Ankle Sprains and Strains
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Howard treats Ankle Sprains and Strains more than 60% of his peers

Dr. Howard treats this condition more than 60% of his peers

Dr. Howard's conditions and procedures:

Achilles Tendinitis
Achilles Tendon Reconstruction
Ankle Arthroscopy
Ankle Disorders
Ankle Fracture
Ankle Injury
Ankle Ligament Reconstruction
Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
Ankle Sprains and Strains
Bunion
Bunion Surgery
Custom Made Foot Orthotic
Diabetic (Charcot) Foot
Digital Deformities of the Feet
Flatfoot Correction
Foot and Ankle Disorders
Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
Foot and Ankle Injuries
Foot and Ankle Ligament and Tendon Repair
Foot and Ankle Surgery
Foot Conditions
Foot Fracture
Foot Sprain
Foot Surgery
Fracture
Fracture Care
Fungal Nail Infection
Ganglion Cyst
Hammer Toe
Hammer Toe Repair
Heel Pain
Ingrown Toenail
Ingrown Toenail Surgery
Morton's Neuroma
Nail Avulsion and Excision
Plantar Fasciitis
Sever's Disease
Stress Fracture of Foot

About Me

Care Philosophy

I hope to listen to your complaints of pain, and provide options for you the patient. I think the patient with the best education/information should be allowed to choose their own treatment, and I hope to provide that understanding and the treatment needed to improve your pain.

Specialties

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

Board Certifications

  • Podiatric Orthopedics and Primary Podiatric Medicine

Education

  • 2011
    Chicago Medical School-Mt Sinai Hospital
    Residency Hospital
    2011
  • 2009
    Mt Sinai
    Internship Hospital
    2009
  • 2009
    California College Of Podiatric Medicine
    Medical School
    2009
  • 2005
    Idaho State University
    Undergraduate School
    2005

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Howard's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Howard

4.9

Based on 16 reviews

5 Stars
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3 Stars
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What People Say About Dr. Karson Howard, DPM
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After reading reviews and recommendations, I went to Dr. Karson Howard. After doing a thorough assessment of my ankle, foot, leg and pain level, he ordered an MRI. The MRI revealed a tendon tear. We discussed alternative therapies. I decided surgery was the best course of action for me. Dr. Howard...Read More
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I saw Dr. Howard in Jackson, WY. I had foot pain, and after an x-ray, he diagnosed me with a broken sesamoid. He wrapped my foot and told me to wrap it for 6 weeks, and to take ibuprofen. After 6 weeks, the foot still hurt. I went to see an orthopedic doctor in town who looked at my posture, my...Read More
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Locations

4 Peaks Clinic, Driggs, ID

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    • Mon: 8:30am - 10:00am
    • Tue: closed
    • Wed: closed
    • Thu: closed
    • Fri: closed
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
  • Directions

Rocky Mtn Diabetes/Osteo Ctr

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    • Mon: closed
    • Tue: 8:30am - 2:30pm
    • Wed: closed
    • 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
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Altius Health Plans
Assurant Health
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Cross of Idaho
Blue Cross of Idaho PPO
Cigna
Commercial Insurance Company
Coventry Health Care
First Choice Health
Humana
Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
Medicaid
Medicare
Special Needs Plan SNP
MultiPlan
MultiPlan Test
PacificSource
Tricare
TriCare for Life
UnitedHealthCare
United Healthcare

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Mountain View Hospital

Idaho Falls, ID