Meet Our Team
(From the left: Dr. Krantz, Dr. Avondet)
Leland Krantz, M.D.
Dr. Krantz grew up in Idaho Falls, Idaho. He attended the University of Utah for his undergraduate studies as well as for medical school, receiving an MD degree in 1970. He did an internship at Orange County Medical Center in Orange, California followed by a residency in Internal Medicine at the US Naval Hospital in Chelsea, Massachusetts. He practiced medicine for several years as a physician in the U.S. Navy before joining the Idaho Falls Clinic in 1977. He also served as a Medical Reserve Officer, retiring from the Navy as a captain in 1996. He is a Diplomat of both the National Board of Medical Examiners and the American Board of Internal Medicine and is an FAA Airman Medical Examiner. His years of practice are a testament to how much he enjoys both the field of medicine and caring for his patients.
Alan Avondet, M.D.
Dr. Avondet was born and raised in Ogden, Utah. He received a Bachelor of Science in Chemistry from Brigham Young University, graduating Summa Cum Laude with High Honors and then completed his M.D. at the University of Utah, graduating with honors. He was also the recipient of the Paul Wintrobe Memorial Award. Dr. Avondet completed his residency in Internal Medicine at the Washington University School of Medicine in St Louis, Missouri. Following residency, Dr. Avondet joined the Idaho Falls Clinic in 1982. He previously has served as Medical Staff President at Eastern Idaho Regional Medical Center in Idaho Falls. He is currently an Attending Physician at EIRMC and a Consulting Physician at Madison Memorial Hospital in Rexburg, Idaho. Dr. Avondet has served on the adjunct faculty at the University of Utah School of Medicine in the Department of Medicine and the division of Nephrology. He is currently the Medical Director of Gem State Regional Dialysis Center in Idaho Falls, Idaho. Dr Avondet is Board Certified in Internal Medicine by the American Board of Internal Medicine. He is also a Fellow of the American College of Physicians. Dr. Avondet is dedicated to quality healthcare for all his patients.