Dr. Kurt Nilsson, MD

Dr. Kurt Nilsson, MD

Sports Medicine  |  
Male  |  
Age 46
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Kurt Nilsson, MD is a sports medicine doctor who practices in Boise, ID. He is 46 years old and has been practicing for 20 years. Dr. Nilsson is affiliated with St. Luke's Boise Medical Center.

600 N Robbins Rd

Boise, ID 83702

Contact Information

(208) 383-0201

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Altius Health Plans
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross of Idaho
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)

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Dr. Nilsson's Experience

Dr. Nilsson's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Sports Medicine
  • Board certified in Family Practice
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Nilsson "Kurt J. Nilsson, MD, ABFP specializes in pediatric sports medicine and nonoperative treatment for sports injuries, fracture management, and concussion in children and adults. He provides medical support and coverage for Columbia High School, the College of Idaho, and Tamarack and Bogus Basin ski patrols, and travels with the U.S. Ski Team. He actively participates in research projects at the Intermountain Orthopaedics Center for Orthopaedic and Biomechanics Research at Boise State University. Dr. Nilsson earned his medical degree from the University of Utah and master's degree in exercise science from Boise State University. He completed his family medicine residency at St. Mary's Hospital and his sports medicine fellowship with Intermountain Orthopaedics."


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  • Sports Medicine

Board Certifications

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

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.


  • University Of Utah School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1997

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Nilsson has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Nilsson's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Nilsson to family and friends
based on 12 total reviews (4 with comments)
Dr. Nilsson's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
  • Explains condition(s) well
  • Answers Questions
  • Time well spent
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Average wait time
    Under 10 minutes
Patient Comments (4)
in Boise, ID |
Regardless of your age (I happen to be a 68 year old woman) DO NOT hesitate to seek Dr. Nilsson's expertise! He is very professional, kind in his approach, thorough and you leave with great treatment, excellent therapeutic recommendations and HOPE for a complete recovery. He is one of the GREAT ones! I was referred to him by Dr. Colin Poole's office as an excellent diagnostician... he is that and much more! I wish I could give him (and his staff) 10 stars! :))
in Boise, ID |
My daughter had a knee injury in soccer. We were able to get in and see him same day we called. His assistant was amazing and he has excellent patient skills and is very knowledgeable. We will be back if we need him for any other injuries.
Boise, ID |
Dr Nilsson was one of the most thorough physicians I have encountered. He ,and his staff, we extremely helpful and confident with their diagnosis and care. I felt I was listened to, was educated on my injury, and i left having a full comprehension of the plan to get me well. Being an active individual, Dr Nilsson made sure I was able to return to my activity level healthy and happy
Boise, ID |
was an amazing physician very caring and very knowledgeable. I felt like a friend rather than a patient
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Dr. Nilsson accepts 6 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Altius Health Plans
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross of Idaho
    Blue Cross of Idaho PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Nilsson has admitting privileges

St. Luke's Boise Medical Center
190 E Bannock St
Boise, ID 83712
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