Saint Alphonsus Health System

Saint Alphonsus Medical Group Foot & Ankle

Foot & Ankle Center of Excellence

The Saint Alphonsus Medical Group Foot & Ankle Clinic, also known as the Coughlin Clinic, was established to provide comprehensive care to patients who suffer from disorders of the musculoskeletal system of the foot and ankle.

The physicians at the Coughlin Clinic see patients primarily in Boise, however they also see patients at our satellite clinics in Sun Valley, Baker City, and Cascade.  

If you would like to be seen in one of our satellite clinics, please call and schedule an appointment for the clinic nearest you.

The Center is involved in research in the field of foot and ankle surgery. Dr. Coughlin was a principal investigator in the development of the Scandinavian Total Ankle Replacement (STAR) System which has received FDA approval in the United States as an effective alternative to an ankle fusion. Additionally, Dr. Coughlin was instrumental in enabling Boise State University to receive $115,000 grant to investigate the interaction of athletic footwear with artificial turf.

Immediate access to advanced imaging such as Computed Topography (CT) and Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) are components of the center as well as advanced wound care.

Location & Contact Information:

Idaho

Boise

1075 N. Curtis Road, Ste. 300, Boise, ID 83706
Phone: 208-367-3330 | Fax: 208-367-3331

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Burley

1344 Hiland Ave., Burley, ID 83318
Phone: 208-367-3330

Nampa

214 S. Midland Blvd., Nampa, ID  83686
Phone: 208-367-3330

Sun Valley

100 Hospital Dr., Suite 107, Ketchum, ID 83340
Phone: 208-367-3330

Oregon

Baker City

3175 Pocohontas Road, Baker City, OR 97814
Phone: 208-367-3330

 

Satellite clinics located in: Sun Valley, ID; Cascade, ID; Baker City, OR. To schedule an appointment at one of these locations, please call 208-367-3330.

Physicians:

Michael Coughlin, MD

Michael Coughlin, MD

Education: Oregon Health Sciences University
Residency: University of California, San Francisco
Internship: University of California, San Francisco
Fellowship: Foot & Ankle Surgery - Samuel Merritt Hospital - Oakland, California
Board-certified: American Board of Orthopedic Surgery
More about Dr. Coughlin: Dr. Coughlin is well known internationally in the field of foot and ankle surgery. He has published over one hundred articles as well as five textbooks and was the youngest President of the American Orthopedic Foot & Ankle Society in 1990. He was also named President of the International Federation of Foot & Ankle Societies from 2002 to 2005. During Dr. Coughlin's career as a noted surgeon, he has delivered over five hundred scientific presentations.
Call 208-367-3330 to schedule an appointment.


C. Thomas Haytmanek, Jr., MD

C. Thomas Haytmanek, Jr., MD

Education: Jefferson Medical College - Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Residency: Duke University - Durham, North Carolina
Fellowship: Foot & Ankle Surgery - Steadman Clinic - Vail, Colorado
Board-certified: American Board of Orthopedic Surgery
Call 208-367-3330 to schedule an appointment.


Christopher Hirose, MD

Christopher Hirose, MD

Education: University of Minnesota Medical School
Internship: Washington University Medical School in St. Louis
Residency: Washington University Medical School in St. Louis
Fellowship: Foot & Ankle Surgery - Houston, Texas
Board-certified: American Board of Orthopedic Surgery
Call 208-367-3330 to schedule an appointment.