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Derek L. Martinez, MD


Doctor of Medicine

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.


Accepting new patients
No Referral Required

Facilities & Clinics

    • Address
      190 E. Bannock St. (10th Floor) Boise, ID 83712
      Mon - Fri: 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
    • Phone
      (208) 381-5500
      (208) 381-2555

    • Address
      520 S. Eagle Rd. Suite 1201 Meridian, ID 83642
      Mon - Fri: 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.
    • Phone
      (208) 381-5500
      (208) 381-2555

Conditions & Treatments

  • Artificial Disc Replacement
  • Brain Bleeds
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Tumors
  • Cerebral Hemorrhages
  • Cerebral Ischemia
  • Chiari Malformation
  • Complex Spine Surgery
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Epilepsy Surgery
  • Facial Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery
  • Myelopathy
  • Neck Pain
  • Nerve Function Loss
  • Neuro Oncology
  • Radiating Arm Pain
  • Radiating Leg Pain
  • Radiculopathy
  • Sciatic Pain
  • Slipped Disc
  • Spinal Compression Fracture
  • Spinal Disc Rupture
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia

About Derek L. Martinez


Derek Martinez, MD, MS specializes in the treatment of a wide array of complex brain, spine, and peripheral nerve conditions. He has expertise in surgery for brain and spine tumors, complex spine care, radiosurgery, cerebral hemorrhages, artificial disc replacement, normal-pressure hydrocephalus (NPH), and general neurosurgery. He also performs surgery for neuromodulation and the treatment of movement disorders and epilepsy.

Dr. Martinez is a member of the Congress of Neurological Surgeons, the American Association of Neurological Surgeons, and the American Society for Stereotactic and Functional Neurosurgery.

Prior to his medical education, Dr. Martinez earned a bachelor's degree from Brigham Young University-Idaho and a master's degree in neuroscience from Brigham Young University.

Surgical Specialties

  • Deep brain stimulation (DBS)
  • Epilepsy surgery
  • Stereotactic neurosurgery
  • Brain and pituitary tumors
  • Spine tumors
  • Complex spine surgery
  • Peripheral nerve surgery
  • Medical School

    Wayne State University School of Medicine
  • Residency

    OSF Saint Francis Medical Center
  • Fellowship

    Stanford University Medical Center
  • Gender

  • Languages Spoken


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