ALERT

Schedule your COVID-19 vaccination now! We are unable to accommodate walk-ins. Please do not call St. Luke's clinics directly about COVID vaccine scheduling. Unless you need to call for an emergency, please use myChart for questions and appointments. To ensure we're able to provide safe care in a safe environment for all patients, masks are required in all St. Luke's facilities, regardless of COVID-19 vaccination status. Learn more.

toggle mobile menu Menu
toggle search menu

Site Navigation

Supplemental

Menu

Krysten M. Bell, MD

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.

Specialties


Accepting new patients
No Referral Required

Facilities & Clinics





Conditions & Treatments

  • ACL Tears
  • Bone Tumors
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Clubfoot
  • Complex Deformity Correction
  • Complex Hip Deformities
  • Congenital Deformities
  • Femoral Acetabular Impingement
  • Foot Deformities
  • Fractures/Broken Bones
  • Hip Dysplasia
  • Kyphosis
  • Leg Deformities
  • Limb Length Discrepancies
  • Meniscal Tears
  • Neuromuscular Disorders
  • Neuromuscular Scoliosis
  • Pediatric Sports Injuries
  • Pediatric Trauma
  • Scoliosis
  • Short Stature
  • Skeletal Dysplasia
  • Spine Deformities
  • Surgery
  • Upper Extremity Deformities

About Krysten M. Bell

Biography

Krysten Bell, MD specializes in pediatric orthopedic surgical care, including trauma, complex hip deformities in children and young adults, scoliosis and other spine deformities, pediatric foot and ankle surgery, and pediatric sports injuries. She also works with neuromuscular conditions like cerebral palsy.

Krysten is a candidate active member of the Pediatric Orthopaedic Society of North America, and an active member of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, the Ruth Jackson Orthopaedic Society, and the Alpha Omega Alpha honor society. Her research interests include outcomes following periacetabular osteotomy for residual hip dysplasia and surgical treatment of severe slipped capital femoral epiphysis.

  • Medical School

    Loma Linda University School of Medicine
  • Residency

    Loma Linda University Medical Center
  • Fellowship

    Children's Healthcare of Atlanta - Scottish Rite
  • Board Certification

    Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Gender

    Female
  • Languages Spoken

    English
 

Articles & Resources

  • showing 2 of 2
  • Blog Post

    St. Luke’s family has taken on new meaning for retiring surgeon

  • Blog Post

    Longtime Local Orthopedic Surgeon Returns Home to Open Practice at St. Luke’s Nampa