Joan Rigg reviews medical content for Healthwise, a nonprofit organization with a mission to help people make better health decisions. She is a certified orthopaedic specialist and is in practice in Boise, Idaho. She has been site manager at St. Luke's Idaho Elk Rehabilitation Services in Boise since 2001 and is a former staff physical therapist for Idaho Elks Rehabilitation Hospital in Boise and for Nampa Care Center in Nampa, Idaho.
Education and Training
MS: Pacific University, Forest Grove, OR, 1991
Residency: Kaiser Permanente Inpatient Acute Rehabilitation Hospital, Vallejo, CA, 1992
Orthopaedic Clinical Specialist: 2003
The final approval of Healthwise content is always made by a clinician with no financial conflicts.
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