Degrees & Certifications

David Verst holds the following degrees:

B.S. Northern Kentucky University, Highland Heights, KY 1986-1990
M.D. University of Louisville College of Medicine, Louisville, KY 1991-1995


Dr. Verst underwent his residency at Akron General Medical Center from 1995 to 2000.

Board Certification:

American Board of Orthopedic Surgery Certified 2003-2013
Re-certification 2013-2024

Fellow of American Academy of Orthopedic Surgery 2005- Current


San Francisco Spine Institute 2000-2001

Dr. David Verst is licensed in:
– Idaho
– Kentucky


Cum Laude from Northern Kentucky University
Harriot Reed Scholarship

Society Memberships:

American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons
North American Spine Society
Idaho Medical Association
Wood River Medical Center

Hospital Affiliation

St Luke Wood River Medical Center
– 5 star rating (1-5, 5 the best) in spine surgery
– Chief of Orthopedic Surgery 2006- current

North Canyon Medical Center