Physician is an instructor for Lapiplasty® medical education events and is a paid consultant of Treace Medical Concepts.
Dr. Kurt Kinghorn is a Foot & Ankle Surgeon and an Idaho native. After completing a Bachelor in Science degree from Brigham Young University-Idaho, he received his medical degree at the Ohio College of Podiatric Medicine, now Kent State University.
Subsequently, Dr. Kinghorn completed a 3-year residency in Podiatric Medicine and Surgery with Reconstructive Rearfoot/Ankle Surgery at St. Rita’s Medical Center in Lima, Ohio. In his third year of residency he served as Chief Resident.
As part of his Residency training, Dr. Kinghorn spent 2 months at the Rubin Institute for Advanced Orthopedics in Baltimore where he worked with nationwide renowned doctors in surgeries dealing with limb length discrepancies, complex deformities of the femur, tibia and foot, as well as casting infants for idiopathic clubfoot.
Dr. Kinghorn has had solid training in all surgical and non-surgical podiatric medical problems including but not limited to:
• Bunion repair, specifically the new 3D Lapiplasty system
• Ankle fractures
• Plantar fasciitis
• Ligament Sprains/Strains
This allows Dr. Kinghorn to treat a wide array of deformities and trauma of the Foot and Ankle. In his spare time Dr. Kinghorn enjoys riding dirt bikes, hunting, and spending time with his wife Lacey and their 3 children.