Dr. Ronald M Kristensen MD Orthopedic Surgeon

Dr. Ronald Kristensen is an orthopedic surgeon in Boise, Idaho and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Saint Alphonsus Regional Medical Center and St. Luke's Regional Medical Center. He received his medical degree from David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA and has been in practice for 24 years. Dr. Kristensen accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 60 doctors at Saint Alphonsus Regional Medical Center and one of 43 at St. Luke's Regional Medical Center who specialize in Orthopedic Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Orthopedic Surgeon: Hip & Knee Reconstructive Surgery

Hospital Affiliation

Saint Alphonsus Regional Medical Center
High performing in Orthopedics

St. Luke's Regional Medical Center
High performing in Orthopedics

Education & Medical Training

University of Washington
Residency, Orthopedic Surgery, 1991–1995

Virginia Mason Medical Center
Internship, Transitional Year, 1990–1991

David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA
Class of 1990

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
Certified in Orthopaedic Surgery

CA State Medical License
Active through 2014

ID State Medical License
Active through 2015

Publications & Presentations

Dislocation of the posterior tibial tendon: a literature review and presentation of two cases.
Goucher, N.R., Coughlin, M.J., Kristensen, R.M.

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • Altius Provider Directory
  • Anthem Blue Access PPO
  • Anthem Blue Preferred HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Idaho PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • Capital Blue Cross PPO
  • CIGNA HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • First Choice
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Highmark BCBS ClassicBlue
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • ODS Network
  • PacificSource Preferred PSN
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

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