Dr. Kenneth Weitemier, MD

Dr. Kenneth Weitemier, MD

Geriatric Medicine  ·  
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Age 69
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Dr. Kenneth Weitemier, MD is a geriatric medicine specialist in Boise, ID and has been practicing for 44 years. He graduated from Indiana University School Of Medicine in 1974 and specializes in geriatric medicine and family medicine.

701 E Parkcenter Blvd

Boise, ID 83706

Contact Information

(208) 381-6500

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Weitemier performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Herpes Simplex Infection
very high
more than 99% of peers
Painful Urination (Dysuria)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Acute Sinusitis
very high
more than 95% of peers

Dr. Weitemier's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Weitemier "Kenneth Weitemier, MD graduated from Indiana University School of Medicine, interned in Wichita, Kansas, and spent two years in the Public Health Service in upstate New York. His interest is in adult medicine."

2  Specialties

  • Geriatric Medicine
  • Family Medicine

1  Board Certifications

  • Family Practice
    Accredited by: American Board of Family Medicine*

269  Conditions Treated

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27  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • Gonorrhea Screening
  • Hearing Screening
  • Hepatitis A Screening
  • Hepatitis B Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis C Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • HIV Screening
  • Immunization
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Liver Function Test
  • Nail Avulsion and Excision
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Paracentesis
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Rapid Flu Test
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Wellness Examination

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • Indiana University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1974

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Weitemier has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Weitemier's Reviews

4.5
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Weitemier to family and friends
18 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (18)

  • 5
    (15)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Weitemier's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

Dr. Weitemier mis diagnosed my malfunctioning stone-filled rotten gall bladder as an intestinal blockage and prescribed walking and drinking coffee and Advil for the pain. According to the emergency room doctor I was almost dead. Dr. Weitemier should retire if he hasn't already.
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In all my 72 years of living I have never come across a more congenial nor understanding man. This Doctor listens. He treats me with respect. He uses his exceedingly educated mind to apply old methods with all the new. I sincerely hope he will never retire, so as to continually disperse his...more
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