Dr. Clifford Kent Boese MD Orthopedic Surgeon

Dr. Clifford Boese is an orthopedic surgeon in Council Bluffs, Iowa. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Jennie Edmundson Hospital and Manning Regional Healthcare Center. He received his medical degree from Sanford School of Medicine of the University of South Dakota and has been in practice for 26 years. Dr. Boese accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 5 doctors at Jennie Edmundson Hospital and one of 4 at Manning Regional Healthcare Center who specialize in Orthopedic Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Orthopedic Surgeon: Orthopedic Spine Surgery

Education & Medical Training

Texas A&M/Scott and White Memorial Hospital
Residency, Orthopedic Surgery, 1988 - 1993

Johns Hopkins University
Fellowship, Adult Reconstructive Orthopedics, 1993 - 1994

Sanford School of Medicine of the University of South Dakota
Class of 1988

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Family Medicine
Certified 25 years in Family Medicine

WI State Medical License
Active through 2013

Publications & Presentations

The Efficacy of Continuous Passive Motion After Total Knee Arthroplasty: A Comparison of Three Protocols.
Boese, C. K.,Weis, M.,Phillips, T.,Lawton-Peters, S.,Gallo, T.,Centeno, L.

Range of motion and patient satisfaction with traditional and high-flexion rotating-platform knees.
Boese, C.K., Gallo, T.J., Plantikow, C.J.

Efficacy and cost-effectiveness of a blood salvage system in primary total knee arthroplasty-a retrospective match-controlled chart review.
Boese, C.K., Gallo, T.J., Weis, M., Baker, R., Plantikow, C.J., Cooley, B.

See all 6 publications

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • First Choice
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Premera BCBS Heritage & Heritage Plus 1
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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