Dr. Mary River, MD

Dr. Mary River, MD

Neurology  ·  
Dr. Mary River, MD is a neurology specialist in Boise, ID. She graduated from Northwestern University The Feinberg School Of Medicine and specializes in neurology.

1072 N Liberty St Ste 303

Boise, ID 83704

Contact Information

(208) 302-4200

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Altius Health Plans
  • Blue Cross of Idaho
  • Corizon Health
  • First Choice Health
  • Health Net
  • Humana
  • Idaho Physicians Network (IPN)
  • LifeWise
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Top Care Areas

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very high
more than 99% of peers
very high
more than 99% of peers
All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. River "As a doctor I want each patient to know that I develop a care plan for them that is unique to their specific needs. My patients are more than the diagnosis they've been given and I want them to know that I care about their overall well-being."

1  Specialties

  • Neurology

1  Board Certifications

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

60  Conditions Treated

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Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • Northwestern University The Feinberg School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated
  • Rehabilitation Institute Of Chicago
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Northwestern University Medical School
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. River has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. River's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. River to family and friends
29 total reviews (6 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (29)

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Dr. River'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

Patient Comments (6)

Thorough, but matter of fact which equals NO "bed-side" manner, even robotic in nature. I completed first-time patient questionnaire, and when asked about medicines, or injuries and dates, I replied they are written in the form and specifically noted. Dr. Rivers replies she'd rather hear it first...more
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Dr. Rivers always spends as much time with me as I require to get all of my questions answer. She is very thorough and listens to what I say and responds accordingly. I highly recommend her.
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I couldn't be happier since I came to meet "Dr Mary"! She helped me reduce my seizure frequency by an unbelievable amount, and that has only made me feel better overall. Thank you, Dr River...I'm so glad you "nagged at me" to change meds! She also speaks to me (not AT am) and only uses little...more
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Outstanding doctor. She always takes the time to discuss the issues fully with me and makes medical decisions based on both my needs and good medical science. I have sent everyone needing a Neurologist to her.
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Dr River has been my neurologist physician for about 9 months and I would rate her expertise and care as outstanding. Over her 30 years of practice, she has acquired premier expertise in the care & treatment of neurological problems and diseases. She takes whatever time is needed to address each...more
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