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Ciara Huntington

Ciara R. Huntington, 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

Conditions & Treatments

  • Colon And Rectal Surgery

Facilities & Clinics

  1. Huntington Laparoscopy

    • Address
      222 N 2nd St Suite 107 Boise, ID 83702
    • Phone
      (208) 344-4999
      (208) 344-4990

About Ciara R. Huntington


Ciara R. Huntington, MD is a surgeon with particular interests in advanced laparoscopic surgery, including laparoscopic paraesophageal hernia repair; fundoplication; Heller myotomy; minimally invasive Ivor Lewis esophagectomy; gastrectomy; colon resection; adrenalectomy; splenectomy; and ventral and inguinal hernia repair.

Dr. Huntington is a member of the American College of Surgeons, Idaho College of Surgeons, and the Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons. She is proud to provide the highest quality of compassionate surgical care to her patients.

  • Medical School

    University of Washington School of Medicine
  • Residency

    Carolinas Medical Center
  • Board Certification

    General Surgery
  • Gender

  • Languages Spoken


Awards & Distinctions

Best Overall Manuscript: Association of Academic Surgeons / Journal of Surgical Research Award 2016. Ft. Lauderdale, Florida, Academic Surgical Congress 2016. “A prospective randomized double-blinded controlled trial evaluating indocyanine green fluorescence angiography on reducing wound complications in complex abdominal wall reconstruction.” J Surg Res. 2016 May 15;202(2):461-72.


CR Huntington, D Boselli, JT Symanowksi, A Crimaldi, JS Hill, JC Salo. “Optimal Timing of Surgical Resection after Radiation in Locally Advanced Rectal Adenocarcinoma: An Analysis of the National Cancer Database.” Annals of Surgical Oncology. 2016 Mar;23(3):877-87.

CR Huntington, K Carpenter, Y Han, JC Salo, JS Hill. “National Trends in Utilization of Endoscopic Ultrasound for Gastric Cancer: A SEER-Medicare Study.” Journal of Gastrointestinal Surgery. 2016 Jan;20(1):154-63; discussion 163-4.

CR Huntington, TC Cox, LJ Blair, T Prasad, BT Heniford, VA Augenstein. “Nationwide Variation in Outcomes and Cost of Laparoscopic Procedures.” Surgical Endoscopy. 2016 Mar;30(3):934-46. [1st Place Resident/Fellow Science SAGES 2015 Award.]

CR Huntington, TC Cox, LJ Blair, T Prasad, BT Heniford, VA Augenstein. “Acuity, Outcomes, and Trends in the Transfer of Surgical Patients: A National Study.” Surgical Endoscopy 2016 Apr;30(4):1301-9.