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St. Luke's Clinic – Spine Care: Meridian

If you’re experiencing back pain, you know how much it affects your quality of life. The good news is that most back pain is successfully treated conservatively, without surgery.

At St. Luke’s Clinic - Spine Care: Meridian, we welcome anyone with back pain and will help you through the healing process with the most efficient and effective treatment for your unique condition. Our team includes physical therapists, chiropractic physicians, social workers, mental health professionals, and physicians who specialize in spine care. 

We're proud to be recognized as a Spine Center of Excellence by Blue Cross of Idaho.

Providers

  • Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

    Availability

    Accepting new patients
  • Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

    Biography

    Rodde D. Cox, MD has professional interests in medical rehabilitation, rehabilitation of injured workers, and electrodiagnostic medicine. In his free time, he enjoys spending time with his family hunting, fishing, camping, woodworking, cooking, and biking.

    Dr. Cox is proud to provide care at St. Luke's Center for Spine Wellness, a practice that has been recognized as a Spine Center of Excellence by Blue Cross of Idaho.

    Please note: Dr. Cox requires a referral for patients at St. Luke’s Clinic–Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation.

    Availability

    Accepting new patients
  • Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

    Biography

    Nicholas Hutt, PA-C earned his master's degree in physician assistant studies from Midwestern University and his bachelor's degree in anthropology from Idaho State University.

    Availability

    Accepting new patients
  • Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

    Biography

    Vic Kadyan, MD is medical director for St. Luke’s Specialty Care Services, and provides medical services at St. Luke’s Rehabilitation Hospital and St. Luke’s Boise Medical Center. He has professional interests in neuro-rehabilitation, spasticity, and electrodiagnostic medicine.

    Dr. Kadyan is proud to provide care at St. Luke's Clinic–Spine Care, a practice that has been recognized as a Spine Center of Excellence by Blue Cross of Idaho.

    In his free time, Dr. Kadyan enjoys spending time with his family in outdoor activities like cycling, backpacking, and hiking.

    Please note: Dr. Kadyan requires a referral for patients at St. Luke’s Clinic–Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation.

    Availability

    Accepting new patients
  • Biography

    Sarah Maddux, PA-C earned her bachelor's degree from Northwest Nazarene University and her physician assistant degree from Trevecca Nazarene University. She is a member of the American Academy of Physician Assistants, and the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants.

    Availability

    Accepting new patients
    • St. Luke's Health Partner
      St. Luke's Health Partner

      These providers work together to achieve patient-centered care, using proven best practices to offer better care to you and your family.

  • Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

    Biography

    Michael R. McMartin, MD provides medical services at St. Luke’s Rehabilitation Hospital and St. Luke’s Boise Medical Center. Previously, he was medical director for rehabilitation services at St. Alphonsus Regional Medical Center.

    In his free time, Dr. McCartin enjoys water sports, music, hiking, and spending time with his family.

    Availability

    Accepting new patients
  • Spine Wellness

    Biography

    Melissa Perkins, PA-C is a member of the American Academy of Physician Assistants and has experience in geriatric medicine, physical medicine and rehabilitation, pain management, and general surgery.

    Melissa earned her bachelor's degree in biology from Southern Adventist University, and her master's degree in medicine from Trevecca Nazarene University. She also spent a year living with the mountain people of Occidental Mindoro in the Philippines as a missionary.

    In her free time, Melissa loves camping with her family and traveling.

    Availability

    Accepting new patients
    • St. Luke's Health Partner
      St. Luke's Health Partner

      These providers work together to achieve patient-centered care, using proven best practices to offer better care to you and your family.

    • Specialties, Conditions & Treatments

  • Biography

    Yustina Rafla, PA-C is a member of the American Academy of Physician Assistants and has worked as a clinical research coordinator where she managed and facilitated medical research projects, co-authored abstracts and case studies, and prepared presentations for regional conferences.

    Yustina earned her bachelor's degree in biology from Boise State University and her master's in physician assistant studies from Harding University.

    Availability

    Accepting new patients
    • St. Luke's Health Partner
      St. Luke's Health Partner

      These providers work together to achieve patient-centered care, using proven best practices to offer better care to you and your family.

Conditions

Low Back Pain

These common conditions affects more than 80% of us at some point, and is not usually indicative of a serious spine problem.

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