In Pocatello, Idaho
At OrthoIdaho, formerly Pocatello Orthopaedics & Medical Specialties of Idaho, we are committed to providing value-based orthopedic care that meets the complex needs of our patients and community. Its our goal to ensure that every patient receives the highest quality care in an efficient and cost effective manner possible.
2240 E Center St
Pocatello, ID 83201
No matter what your situation, our goal is always to improve orthopaedic patient experiences, care delivery, and clinical outcomes and recovery. Furthermore, we know how important getting back to life is, so everything we do is centered around the right treatment for you and a quick and full recovery.
Contact OrthoIdaho today to set an appointment.
Nationally Ranked in Orthopaedics
At OrthoIdaho we work daily to continue being a destination for patients, with world-class faculty and facility, and to create a new standard of musculoskeletal care for the 21st century. We’re dedicated to getting you back in motion quickly and efficiently.
Orthopaedic Surgery and Musculoskeletal Regenerative-Restorative Orthopaedic Medicine
Our combined orthopaedic and sports medicine training, experience and specialties afford us the capability to offer musculoskeletal treatment and surgical intervention for the most simple or challenging cases.
Sports Medicine & Orthopedic Care
The best Pocatello orthopedic care is at OrthoIdaho. We are dedicated to getting you back into motion! We provide complete care for sports medicine, orthopaedic, and pediatric needs. Our minimally invasive services include Arthroscopic Surgical Procedures for the knee or shoulder, Total Joint Replacement, Regenerative Medicine and our surgeons specialize in Hand/Wrist and Foot/Ankle procedures. Quality focused treatments meant to get you back to your life quickly include cutting-edge, stem cell injections and platelet rich plasma (PRP) injections.
Stem Cell Procedures (PRP)
OrthoIdaho is cutting edge Pocatello orthopedic and sports medicine care. Our stem cell injections are designed to help your body heal damaged muscles, tendons, ligaments, and cartilage by utilizing your body’s own cells or platelets (PRP), which repair damaged body parts. For the best Idaho orthopedic care, contact us to learn more about our premium, surgical services.
Trauma & Fracture Care
Our team of local Pocatello orthopedic trauma and fracture care specialists are experts in treating challenging fractures in any part of the body. We can also consult with you on non-unions (fractures that do not heal), mal-unions (fractures that heal improperly) and deformity correction.
OrthoIdaho provides total joint replacements for hips, shoulders and knees. Our surgeons, along with cutting edge technologies, can provide the right solution for you. Whether its a “partial joint” or “complete replacement”, your new joint is a lifetime investment. Contact OrthoIdaho today for an appointment.
Our surgeons and providers offer comprehensive medical care for a wide variety of issues, disorders and injuries that affect the hand & wrist, foot & ankle as well as pediatric orthopaedic conditions. We extensively treat athletes, ‘weekend warriors’, office professionals, as well as kids and more.
Our Pocatello Orthopedic and Sports Medicine providers are some of the best locally, regionally and nationally. When you visit OthoIdaho you will appreciate a host of talented and dedicated professionals working collaboratively to provide the most comprehensive orthopedic care possible in Idaho.
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Joint Pain and Joint Replacement Surgery to be Discussed OrthoIdaho, Pocatello’s leading orthopedic and sports medicine institute, will be holding a free seminar on joint pain and total join replacement surgery on Wednesday, August 22nd, 5:30pm to 6:30pm, 2240 East...read more
Consult with Dr. Rich Wathne before you have any knee surgery performed. He’s at OrthoIdaho in Pocatello, ID. Dr. Wathne is the best orthopedic knee surgeon around!read more
If you think you’ll have to have spinal surgery because you have back pain, you might be wrong. Back pain is very common, and surgery doesn’t always relieve it. Back problems typically respond to nonsurgical treatments — such as anti-inflammatory medications, heat and...read more
Our medical practitioners at OrthoIdaho are often recognized and celebrated for being the best in their field. Dr. Altenburg, one of our orthopeadic surgeons, not only graduated medical school at the top of his class, he earned a prestigious fellowship at the Mayo...read more
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If you have joint or tendion pain in your back, neck, shoulders, hip or feet, give us a call. We would love to hear from you! If you have questions regarding your orthopedic or sports medicine health, comments or need assistance in any way, please call us or fill out the contact form to the right.