Kade Huntsman, MD is a board certified orthopedic surgeon specializing in treatment of the spine and practicing in Salt Lake City, Utah. Dr. Huntsman graduated from the University of Utah before receiving his medical degree from Eastern Virginia Medical School. He later completed residency and advanced spinal surgery training at the University Hospitals of Cleveland, including St. Luke's Medical Center.

Dr. Huntsman specializes in advanced, minimally invasive procedures that allow patients to recover faster. He uses the latest generation of high tech robotic assistance during surgery which allows him to perform fusion surgeries far less invasively and with much more accuracy. Among other spine procedures and conditions, Dr. Huntsman cares for degenerative conditions of the spine. Scoliosis, spine trauma, intricate spinal surgeries such as cervical spine disc replacements, lateral approaches to the lumbar spine, spinal fusion surgeries, microdiscectomy and decompression procedures for nerve roots.

Dr. Huntsman believes in a comprehensive patient care program. That means he views himself as one of many team members in each patient's overall health. Dr. Huntsman focuses on getting patients back to a functional level that they are comfortable and happy with whether that is through exclusively conservative care or surgical care if needed.

In his free time, Dr. Huntsman enjoys being outdoors with his family. He particularly loves hiking, mountain biking and getting out on the lake for surfing, waterskiing and wakeboarding. Dr. Huntsman is also a very avid reader.


Medical School
Eastern Virginia Medical School

St. Luke's Medical Center

St. Luke's Medical Center, University Hospitals of Cleveland


St. Mark's Hospital



Languages Spoken


Procedures & Conditions

  • Degenerative spine conditions
  • Scoliosis
  • Spine trauma
  • Intricate spinal surgeries
  • Cervical spine disc replacements
  • Lateral approaches to the lumbar spine
  • Spinal fusion
  • Microdiscectomy
  • Decompression procedures for nerve roots


Orthopedic Surgery of the Spine

Sub Specialties

Orthopedic Surgery
Spine Surgery

Office Locations

Salt Lake Orthopaedics Clinic
1200 East 3900 South
Suite 5000
Salt Lake City, UT 84124
Phone: (801) 261-7479
Fax: (801) 261-7429

Office Hours

Mon-Fri: 8:00am - 5:00pm

Accepted Insurance

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