Dr. David Kent, MD

Dr. David Kent, MD

Psychiatry  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 60
Dr. David Kent, MD is a psychiatry specialist in Boise, ID and has been practicing for 28 years. He graduated from R J & Lucille Carver Coll Med Univ Of Ia in 1986 and specializes in psychiatry.

413 N Allumbaugh St Ste 102

Boise, ID 83704

Contact Information

(208) 954-5591

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross of Idaho
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • First Choice Health
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Top Care Areas

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Group Psychotherapy
very high
more than 97% of peers
Major Depressive Disorder
very high
more than 90% of peers
more than 63% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Kent "I'm very patient centric. My new TMS practice has given me new energy. I believe TMS is the future of treatment for many different mental illnesses. I have great staff and patients feel very much at home at my new office location."

1  Specialties

  • Psychiatry

1  Board Certifications

  • Psychiatry
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*

3  Conditions Treated

4  Procedures

  • Group Psychotherapy
  • Psychiatric Evaluation
  • Psychological Testing
  • Psychotherapy and Psychophysiological Therapy (incl. Biofeedback)

Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • Brigham Young University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1982
  • R J & Lucille Carver Coll Med Univ Of Ia
    Medical School | Graduated 1986
  • University Iowa Hosps And Clinics
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1990

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Japanese

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Kent's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kent to family and friends
28 total reviews (10 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (28)

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Dr. Kent's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes
Dr. Kent Says:

Prior to my new TMS practice I reached a place of burnout. All physicians reach this point sooner or later. With my new TMS practice, I feel very fortunate and ready for the next 10 years. I'm completely revitalized. I hope patients will come to me and see how excited I am about this new treatment. I have hired an amazing staff to make all of my patients feel at home.


Patient Comments (10)

My experience with Dr. Kent and TMS is a very positive one. As he has a busy practice, he still finds time to check in with me to see how I'm doing and how things are going with me. His staff is so knowledgeable, friendly and accomidating. I definitely recommend TMS under Dr. Kent's care for...more
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I have been to see many Psychiatrists in my years of depression and since meeting Dr. Kent I am extremely impressed with his compassion and empathy for me. I can honestly say he truly cares about me as well as his staff who take part in my care. It's nice to actually have a Dr. who truly cares...more
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I came to Dr. Kent to try TMS for depression. After the first treatment I no longer felt depressed. It was an amazing feeling.! I highly recommend TMS. At no time did I feel unsafe or afraid of TMS. I felt well cared for by the staff and Dr. Kent. I feel so lucky to be a part of this amazing...more
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Our family is very grateful for Dr Kent and his staff. My daughter, two of my sons, and myself all did deep TMS. All four of us had excellent results and highly recommend it to anyone suffering with depression.
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Thanks for your kind words. We loved taking care of you and your family.

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Since having my TMS treatments my life is much more enjoyable! I don't know where I would be without the assistance of Dr. Kent and TMS it has made my family life so much brighter and my kids love the new me. Thank you Dr. Kent and your amazing staff!!!
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