Lauren Bechtold, MD

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  • Practice Name: Idaho Hand Center

  • Specialty: Orthopedics

  • Hand Surgery

  • Address: 901 N. Curtis Rd. #304

  • City / Zip: Boise, ID 83706

Practice Location


901 N. Curtis Rd. #304

Boise, ID 83706

(208) 342-4263

Physician Biography

Lauren Bechtold, M.D., was raised in Post Falls, Idaho. She attended the University of Idaho in Moscow, ID, graduating with Bachelors of Sciences in Microbiology and Psychology. She earned her medical degree at the University of Washington in Seattle before moving to the midwest to complete her residency in Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery at Barnes Jewish Hospital/Washington University in Saint Louis, MO. She remained at Washington University to complete a fellowship in hand and peripheral nerve surgery, with an emphasis on microsurgical techniques and extremity soft tissue reconstruction.

She is a member of the Alpha Omega Alpha Honors society and is board eligible by the American Board of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery.

Dr. Bechtold enjoys spending time with her husband and son, reading, and being active outdoors.