Dr. William Knibbe, MD

Dr. William Knibbe, MD

Rheumatology  ·  
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Age 68
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Dr. William Knibbe, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Boise, ID and has been practicing for 42 years. He graduated from University Of Utah School Of Medicine in 1976 and specializes in rheumatology.

600 N Robbins Rd Ste 302

Boise, ID 83702

Contact Information

(208) 706-5930

Insurance Accepted

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

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Dr. Knibbe's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Autoimmune Diseases
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Knibbe treats Autoimmune Diseases more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Knibbe treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Arthritis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Knibbe treats Arthritis more than 93% of his peers

Dr. Knibbe treats this condition more than 93% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Acute Gout
  • Allergic Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Ankle
  • Arthritis of the Finger
  • Arthritis of the Foot
  • Arthritis of the Hand
  • Arthritis of the Midfoot
  • Arthritis of the Neck
  • Arthritis of the Shoulder
  • Arthritis of the Spine
  • Arthritis of the Toe
  • Arthritis of the Wrist
  • Crystalline Arthritis
  • Gout
  • Hip Arthritis
  • Infectious Arthritis
  • Juvenile Gout
  • Knee Arthritis
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle
  • Osteoarthritis of Elbow
  • Osteoarthritis of Finger Joint
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Osteoarthritis of Toe
  • Osteoarthritis of Wrist
  • Post-Traumatic Arthritis
  • Psoriatic Arthritis
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Seronegative Arthritis
  • Spondylarthritis
  • Wear & Tear Arthritis
Osteoporosis
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Knibbe treats Osteoporosis more than 88% of his peers

Dr. Knibbe treats this condition more than 88% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Deficiency-Induced Osteoporosis
  • Disuse Osteoporosis
  • Drug-Induced Osteoporosis
  • Hyperthyroid Osteoporosis
  • Idiopathic Osteoporosis
  • Juvenile Osteoporosis
  • Osteoporosis Related to Cancer
  • Postmenopausal Osteoporosis
  • Pregnancy-Associated Osteoporosis
  • Primary Osteoporosis
  • Secondary Osteoporosis
  • Senile Osteoporosis
  • Transient Osteoporosis of Hip

Dr. Knibbe's conditions and procedures:

Achilles Tendinitis
Ankylosing Spondylitis
Antiphospholipid Syndrome (APS)
Arthritis
Autoimmune Diseases
Behçet's Disease
Bleeding Disorders
Bone Disorders
Bursitis
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Chondrocalcinosis
Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
Chronic Neck Pain
Chronic Pain
Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
Degenerative Disc Disease
Dermatomyositis
Dupuytren's Contracture
Elbow Injuries
Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
Fibromyalgia
Foot Conditions
Gout
Hammer Toe
Hand Conditions
Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Joint Drainage
Joint Pain
Knee Disorders
Limb Cramp
Limb Pain
Low Back Pain
Lupus
Malaise and Fatigue
Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
Osteoarthritis
Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
Osteoarthritis of Hands
Osteoarthritis of Hip
Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
Osteoarthritis of Knee
Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
Osteopenia
Osteoporosis
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
Plantar Fasciitis
Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
Polymyositis
Psoriatic Arthritis
Pulmonary Disease
Purpura
Raynaud's Disease
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Sarcoidosis
Shoulder Disorders
Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
Sjögren's Syndrome
Spine Disorders
Spondylitis
Steroid Injection
Still's Disease
Takayasu's Arteritis
Temporal Arteritis
Trigger Finger
Vascular Disease
Vasculitis
Wegener's Granulomatosis

About Me

Care Philosophy

W. Patrick Knibbe MD, FACR is board certified in internal medicine and rheumatology and is a fellow of the American College of Rheumatology. He specializes in the treatment of rheumatoid arthritis, lupus, osteoporosis, and pediatric rheumatologic ...

Specialties

  • Rheumatology

Education

  • 1976
    University Of Utah School Of Medicine
    Medical School
    1976

Dr. Knibbe's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Knibbe

4.5

Based on 33 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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3 Stars
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1 Star
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(4)

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Outstanding internist, rheumatologist and human being.
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Dr Knibbe was wonderful with my daughter. He spent a lot of time with us and answered all of our questions. He obviously loves what he does and I highly recommend him.
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I have been a patient of Dr. Knibbe's since 2008. After going to 6 different Drs, he had a diagnosis in 15 minutes, and a plan for treatment. I am comfortable discussing any problem I might have, he never rushes me during an appointment. I really enjoy his humor too. I would have no problem...Read More
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I can not say enough about Dr. Knibbe. For two years my daughter went from Doctor to doctor to specialist, passing us around and not giving us any new information. After one visit with Dr. Knibbe, we finnaly had answers. He took the time to ask questions and listen. After two years of being in...Read More
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I have been seeing Dr Knibbe for over 10 years. Before moving here from Chicago I was seeing the Head of Rheumatology at Northwestern University. Dr Knibbe is every bit as knowledgeable as the Doctors at Northwestern.
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First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO

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