Dr. Nathan Kanning, MD

Dr. Nathan Kanning, MD

General Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 47
Dr. Nathan Kanning, MD is a general surgery specialist in Sandpoint, ID and has been practicing for 12 years. He graduated from Univ Of Ks Sch Of Med in 2002 and specializes in general surgery.

502 N 2nd Ave Ste 3

Sandpoint, ID 83864

Contact Information

(208) 263-1421

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross of Idaho
  • Cigna

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Top Care Areas

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Abdominal Disorders
very high
more than 95% of peers
Gastrointestinal Diseases
very high
more than 94% of peers
Stomach Diseases
very high
more than 91% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • General Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

66  Conditions Treated

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39  Procedures

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Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • Univ Of Ks Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 2002
  • University Of Oregon/Health Sciences University, Portland
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2003
  • Three Rivers Community Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2006
  • University Of Oregon/Health Sciences University, Portland
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2008

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Kanning's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kanning to family and friends
6 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (6)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Kanning'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 (1)

Doctor Kanning is by far the best doctor I've ever had. He has a wonderful personality plus he is a very good surgeon. Seldom do you find both qualities in the same doctor. He literally saved my life with his surgical ability and for that I will always be grateful.
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