Dr. Stephen Asher, MD

Dr. Stephen Asher, MD

Neurology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 73
Dr. Stephen Asher, MD is a neurology specialist in Boise, ID and has been practicing for 41 years. He graduated from University Of Rochester School Of Medicine and Dentistry in 1971 and specializes in neurology.

125 E Idaho St Ste 300

Boise, ID 83712

Contact Information

(208) 343-3976

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Altius Health Plans
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)

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Top Care Areas

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Brain Disorders
very high
more than 97% of peers
Sleep Disorders
very high
more than 94% of peers
Sleep Apnea
very high
more than 94% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Neurology

1  Board Certifications

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

55  Conditions Treated

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2  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • University Of Rochester School Of Medicine and Dentistry
    Medical School | Graduated 1971
  • Rochester Strong Meml Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1972
  • Calif
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1977

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Asher has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Asher's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Asher to family and friends
25 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (25)

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Dr. Asher'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 (4)

I saw dr. Asher for over 5 years. The entire time I had a case of Parkinson's and he refused to even acknowledge my repeated complaints about very obvious primary symptoms. When my cardiologist discovered the Parkinson's and sent out referrals for my diagnosis and treatment, those neurologists...more
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Dr Asher appears very conceited and lacks compassion. He did a very poor job of explaining a medical procedure and did not answer my questions. He literally placed his face inches away from mine when pushed to answer my question. At best, Dr. Asher does not like to be challenged. He needs to...more
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Our appointment with Dr. Asher was great. Dr. Asher took his time to get to know my dad and was extremely helpful with how to treat my dad. I did call the office left a message regarding some follow ups/suggestions Dr. Asher has recommended, but a week and half later still no return call. I...more
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I was unable to attend with my husband last week, so my daughter went in my place. Mind blowing! The once very polite and caring doctor was in a hurry and not interested at all in what had happened in the last three months. We had been seeing him since 2013 referred by Dr. Paul Ryan. Not sure we...more
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