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St. Luke’s in the Eagle Community

Most Eagle residents will agree that living here affords a certain respite from the hustle of Boise. This close-knit community has all the benefits of living near a bigger city while holding on to its rural, country charm. St. Luke’s Eagle provides urgent care and clinic services close to home for our friends and neighbors and we’re proud to be your partner in achieving your best health.

Highlights & Resources

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    Send Your Kids to School with Healthy and Delicious Lunches

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    Harnessing Technology to Improve Patient Care Earns Recognition for St. Luke’s

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    St. Luke’s Christy Neuhoff on the Virtuous Circle of Community Health

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    St. Luke’s Jeff Cilek: A Different Way to Measure Employee Engagement

Specialties

  • Audiology

    Comprehensive evaluations to identify, diagnose, measure, and treat hearing disorders, hearing loss, or balance problems.
  • Family Medicine

    Our providers care for your whole family, whether you need general wellness services or treatment for a specific condition.
  • General Cardiology

    Diagnosis and treatment of heart disease.
  • General Urology

    Care for problems such as kidney stones, urinary incontinence, prostate cancer, enlarged prostate, and erectile dysfunction.

  • Hearing and Balance

    Experts to determine the causes and most appropriate treatments for hearing loss and balance issues such as dizziness, vertigo, or a history of falls.

  • Internal Medicine

    Care for adults to support general wellness, address a specific condition, or manage chronic illness.
  • Laparoscopic and Endoscopic Urology

    Robotic and minimally invasive types of surgery for the urinary tract and male reproductive organs.
  • Lipidology

    Lipidologists manage the fats--lipids--in our blood.
  • Men's Sexual and Reproductive Health

    Treatment for male infertility and low testosterone, plus microsurgery for erectile dysfunction and curvature of the penis.
  • Pediatric Behavioral Health

    Compassionate expertise for your child, whether he or she needs support during times of instability or help learning to cope with an ongoing condition.
  • Pediatrics

    Child wellness care and treatment for illness, injury, development issues, and psychological problems.
  • Physical Therapy

    St. Luke's physical therapy programs focus on maximizing your body's function. We work with you to restore and improve movement.
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    Urologic Oncology

    Advanced treatment of cancers affecting the urinary tract, bladder, kidneys, and male reproductive organs.
  • Physical Therapy

    Biography

    Austin Adams, DPT specializes in vestibular rehabilitation. He has special interests in benign paroxysmal positional vertigo, unilateral vestibular pathology, and persistent postural- perceptual dizziness. Austin earned his doctorate in physical therapy from Idaho State University. 


    Availability

    Accepting new patients
     
  • General Cardiology

    Biography

    Clint Allred, MD, FACC is a general cardiologist with additional board certification in clinical lipidology. In addition to providing general cardiovascular care, Dr. Allred offers preventive care for atherosclerotic cardiovascular processes with particular interest in management of inherited dyslipidemias. Through shared decision making with his patients, he emphasizes the combination of pharmacologic and non-pharmacologic strategies to mitigate risk and achieve both primary and secondary prevention of cardiovascular, peripheral vascular and cerebrovascular atherosclerotic events. He also works with patients challenged by intolerance to traditional lipid lowering therapies.

    After completing his fellowship training, Dr. Allred joined the faculty at the University of Utah where he served as director of the Cardiovascular Medicine Lipid Clinic until he joined St. Luke’s Idaho Cardiology Associates. 


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  • Pediatrics

    Biography

    Hailey Baisch, MD has clinical interests in lactation, newborn health, and preventive medicine. She enjoys caring for her patients and their families in a personalized way as they grow.

    Originally from Idaho, Dr. Baisch earned her bachelor’s degree with honors in physiology from Seattle Pacific University. Prior to medical school, she spent a year in South Africa working with an organization that creates family housing and stability for children devastated by the HIV/AIDS crisis.

    Dr. Baisch enjoys spending time with her family boating, skiing, and traveling. In her spare time she loves reading a great book, trying out new recipes, and planning her family’s next adventure.

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    • Specialties, Conditions & Treatments

  • Family Medicine
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  • Audiology

    Biography

    Russell Clark, AuD spent 13 years in private practice before joining St. Luke's and has special interests in adult diagnostics and amplification.

    Russell earned a bachelor's degree in communication sciences and a master's in audiology, both from Idaho State University. He earned his doctorate from the University of Florida.

    Availability

    Accepting new patients
     
  • Audiology

    Biography

    Jessica Clark, AuD specializes in pediatric diagnostics, auditory evoked potentials, and hearing aids as well as services for adults. She is also an audiology consultant for the Idaho Early Hearing Detection and Intervention program, where she assists and provides training to hospitals and physicians with their newborn hearing screening programs and about hearing loss.

    Dr. Clark earned her bachelor’s degree in communication disorders from Minot State University and her doctorate degree in audiology from Idaho State University.

    Availability

    Accepting new patients
     
  • Family Medicine

    Biography

    Alison (Ali) DeKerchove, PA-C specializes in primary care for patients of all ages. Ali enjoys the diversity of family medicine and particularly values the patient-provider relationship and caring for a person as a whole. She has special interests in women’s health, preventive care, and minor acute/emergency care. 

    Ali was born and raised in Idaho and earned her bachelor’s degree from the College of Idaho. She is a graduate of Midwestern University’s Physician Assistant Program and previously worked in urgent care before moving to primary care. In her free time, Ali enjoys mountain biking, watching sports, reading, and spending time with her family.

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  • Internal Medicine

    Biography

    Karen D. East, MD is a diplomate of the American Board of Medicine. She earned her bachelor's degree in chemistry from Duke University. She was a clinical instructor at the University of Utah.
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  • Internal Medicine

    Biography

    Thomas Erskine, MD has cared for adults at all levels of care, including the outpatient clinic, the hospital and ICU, and at skilled nursing facilities. His current practice is open to all adults. 

    Dr. Erskine is a diplomate of the American Board of Internal Medicine. Prior to his medical education, he earned a bachelor's degree in physiology at the University of California, Davis. He and his family are transplants from California to Eagle, Idaho. In his free time, he enjoys camping, fishing, motorcycle touring, and mountain biking.

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  • Pediatrics

    Biography

    Mindy B. Gaddis, MD, FAAP focuses on childhood obesity prevention and treatment at St. Luke's Children's Integrative Medicine Clinic. Her interest in childhood obesity and health led her to found the former YEAH! program. She covers on-call and weekend shifts at St. Luke's Children's Treasure Valley Pediatrics, but is not accepting new patients at this location.

    Prior to her medical education, Dr. Gaddis earned bachelor's degrees in chemistry and psychology at the University of Utah. She is married with two daughters and two dogs. Her interests outside of medicine include adventure travel, food, and outdoor activities like hiking and skiing.

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  • Physical Therapy

    Biography

    Andrew Glidewell, DPT is a physical therapist experienced in outpatient orthopedic physical therapy. He has served as a certified clinical instructor in physical therapy for Sacramento State University and Western University of Health Sciences.

    Andrew enjoys treating a wide spectrum of orthopedic injuries. His areas of interest include non-operative treatment of orthopedic disorders, temporomandibular joint dysfunction, and balance and fall prevention. He helps his patients with education, self-treatment strategies, and appropriate home exercise instruction combined with manual therapy interventions.

    Andrew earned his bachelor's degree from the University of California, Riverside, and his master's degree in physical therapy from Western University of Health Sciences. He earned his doctorate in physical therapy from EIM University of Health Sciences. In his free time, he enjoys running, cycling, tennis, and doing anything outdoors with his family.

    Availability

    Accepting new patients
     
  • Physical Therapy

    Biography

    Sam Hackett, PT, DPT is the manager of St. Luke's Rehabilitation: Eagle. He treats patients in all areas of general orthopedic care, with specific areas of interest including post-operative care of the shoulder, total joint replacements aftercare, and spine wellness.

    Sam earned his bachelor's degree in exercise science from the College of Idaho and his doctorate of physical therapy from Idaho State University. Outside the clinic, he likes spending with his wife and daughters hiking or playing sports. He also loves to be out on the golf course whenever possible.


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  • Family Medicine

    Biography

    Carly Hammer, PA has special interests in women's health and minor emergency care. She is certified by the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants, and is a member of the American Academy of Physician Assistants and the Idaho Association of Physician Assistants.
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  • Internal Medicine

    Biography

    Michael Hedemark, MD earned his bachelor's degree in chemistry from Whitman College and his MBA from Boise State University. He earned his medical degree from the University of Washington School of Medicine and completed his internship and residency at the University of Washington, finishing residency as chief resident at the Boise VA Medical Center.
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  • Pediatrics

    Biography

    Nathan J. Hirsch, MD, FAAP earned his bachelor's degree at Occidental College. He is accepting newborns and new patients on a limited basis. 

    Dr. Hirsch is married with one daughter and one son. His hobbies include fishing, skiing, and camping.
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  • Pediatric Behavioral Health

    Biography

    Brian Huck, MSW, LCSW specializes in working with children, teens and families to teach healthy ways to manage anxiety, obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD), attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), oppositional defiant disorder (ODD) and suicidal thoughts. He also has extensive experience working with a variety of other neurodevelopmental, social, emotional and behavioral concerns including depression, autism spectrum disorder (ASD) and bipolar disorder.

    Brian has extensive training in utilizing cognitive behavioral therapy such as exposure response prevention (ERP) therapy and the Coping Power Program (CPP). He has trained colleagues across Idaho in CPP, served as a contributing author for a peer-reviewed journal and developed patient education materials on suicide prevention. He also serves as a participating provider in an exploratory intensive outpatient OCD program. Brian uses a collaborative, individualized and strengths-based approach to engage children and caregivers in treatment that is specific, effective and time-limited. Brian enjoys meeting individuals where they are and assisting them in uncovering their potential.

    Brian earned his bachelor’s degree in psychology and master’s degree in social work from Boise State University, graduating with honors. He is married with two children and enjoys spending time outdoors kayaking, snowboarding and adventuring.

    Availability

    Accepting new patients
     
  • Internal Medicine

    Biography

    Tracy Johnston, MSN, APRN, NP-C is a certified nurse practitioner through the American Association of Nurse Practitioners. She earned her master's degree in nursing, family nurse practitioner, from Idaho State University, and has experience in telemetry, medical imaging, emergency medicine, coronary care, and infusion services.

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  • Internal Medicine

    Biography

    Sharon Krasovich MS, FNP-BC is certified by American Nurses Credentialing Center. She earned her master's degree in nursing leadership from Regis University as well as a post-master’s certificate as a nurse practitioner. She has experience in emergency medicine, critical care, urgent care, and cardiology.

    Sharon is active in the community and enjoys spending time hiking, trail running, biking, fly fishing, and camping with her husband and children.

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  • Family Medicine

    Biography

    Elisabeth (Liz) Kuper, MD enjoys providing care for the entire family, from children to older adults. She is particularly interested in women's health, pediatric and adolescent care, and promoting healthy lifestyles.

    Prior to returning to the Treasure Valley, Dr. Kuper practiced medicine in Colorado.

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  • Internal Medicine

    Availability

    Accepting new patients
     
  • Pediatrics

    Biography

    A. Lauren Miller, NP-C is a board certified family nurse practitioner through the American Association of Nurse Practitioners, and has a special interest in pediatrics. She  particularly loves working with new parents to help them navigate the stress and excitement of parenthood. She is passionate about creating a personal connection with her patients and their parents, and watching them change and grow throughout their lives.

    Lauren earned her bachelor's degree in nursing from Boise State University and her master's in nursing, family nurse practitioner, from Walden University.

    In her free time, Lauren enjoys walking, biking, camping, and spending time with her children, family, and friends.

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  • Internal Medicine
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  • General Urology

    Biography

    Sophia Nyswyn, PA-C treats both men and women and has a special interest in female urology. She specializes in conditions such as urinary tract infections (UTI), incontinence, and pelvic pain.

    Sophia earned her master’s degree in physician assistant studies from Idaho State University and is a member of the Idaho Academy of Physician Assistants. She was raised in India, and moved to Boise in 2002. Outside of the clinic, she enjoys spending time with her husband and two sons.

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  • Physical Therapy

    Biography

    Linda Owen, PT is certified in vestibular rehabilitation. She has experience in outpatient orthopedics, specializing in manual therapy. She earned her advanced certification in orthopedic manipulative therapy (COMT) and is a Fellow of the Canadian Academy of Manipulative Therapy (FCAMT). Linda earned her physical therapy degree from the University of Alberta, Canada.

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    Accepting new patients
     
  • Physical Therapy

    Biography

    Jana Repulski, DPT, OCS is a board certified orthopedic clinical specialist, practicing adult orthopedic physical therapy—including back and neck pain as well as knee, hip and shoulder injuries—and post-operative management. She has special interest in treating adult and pediatric rheumatology patients. 

    Jana completed her physical therapy degree at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, and her doctorate through Evidence in Motion Institute of Health Professions.

    Availability

    Accepting new patients
     
  • Physical Therapy

    Biography

    Brendan Rourick, PT, DPT, GCS is a board certified physical therapist providing outpatient therapy with a focus on orthopedics, neurologics, and geriatrics. He works with a variety of movement disorders and has a special interest in helping the aging population stay active. He has experience in occupational rehabilitation, pain management, Parkinson's disease, vestibular disorders, and wheelchair seating and positioning. 

    Brendan is board certified as a geriatric specialist and is an American Physical Therapy Association advanced clinical instructor; he enjoys mentoring physical therapy student interns. He earned his doctorate degree in physical therapy from the University of Iowa. In his free time, he enjoys running, hiking, and biking.

    Availability

    Accepting new patients
     
  • Physical Therapy

    Biography

    Lydia Rubalcava, PT, DPT is certified in vestibular rehabilitation and treats patients dealing with imbalance, dizziness, and vertigo.

    Lydia earned both her bachelor's degree in exercise science and her doctorate in physical therapy from Eastern Washington University.

    Availability

    Accepting new patients
     
  • Family Medicine

    Biography

    Jon Schott, MD specializes in family medicine, chronic disease management, and geriatrics. He is particularly interested in “patient-centered medical home” transformation. Dr. Schott enjoys playing a role in the administration of health care, and currently serves as the medical director of St. Luke's Health Partners.

    Dr. Schott founded Eastern Oregon Medical Associates with three partners before affiliating with St. Luke’s.

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  • Internal Medicine
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  • Audiology

    Biography

    Rebecca Taylor, AuD specializes in hearing evaluations, hearing device fitting, and vestibular diagnostic evaluations for adults. She earned her master’s degree in audiology from Syracuse University and her doctorate degree in audiology from Salus University.


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  • Urology

    Biography

    Michael B. Taylor, MD treats all aspects of adult urology with a special focus in benign prostatic hyperplasia, otherwise known as BPH or enlarged prostate. He was the first physician in Idaho to perform HoLEP procedures (Holmium laser enucleation of the prostate) and was the first physician in the Treasure Valley to be trained in Rezum and Urolift. These are all highly minimally invasive procedures. He trains other physicians in HoLEP procedures, given his expertise and extensive experience. In addition, Dr. Taylor performs vasectomies and treats kidney stones, prostate cancer, bladder cancer, and urinary incontinence in males.

    Dr. Taylor received his bachelor's degree from Brigham Young University where he graduated summa cum laude. He then went to medical school at the University of California, Irvine where he was elected part of the Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society and recognized with the Surgical Student of the Year Award. He completed his urology residency at the University of Utah and is a member of the American Urologic Association.

    Availability

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  • Family Medicine

    Biography

    Tyler (TJ) Tolman, DO enjoys all aspects of family medicine including behavioral health, sports medicine, pediatrics, women’s and men’s health with an emphasis on prevention and healthy lifestyles. He also treats chronic medical conditions, including diabetes and hypertension.

    In his free time, Dr. Tolman enjoys spending time with his family and doing outdoor activities such as hiking, camping, skiing, and mountain biking.

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  • Family Medicine

    Biography

    Mont Tolman, DO specializes in complete care of the entire family and sports medicine, with an emphasis on prevention and healthy lifestyle.
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  • Physical Therapy

    Biography

    Laura Townsend, PT specializes in orthopedics, lymphedema, and ergonomics. She is certified in CLT-LANA and CEAS.

    Laura earned her master's degree in physical therapy from Idaho State University. In her free time, she likes to lift weights and cycle.

    Availability

    Accepting new patients
     
  • Audiology

    Biography

    April Ward, AuD, is the director of Idaho Elks Hearing and Balance Center at St. Luke’s. In addition to her administrative work, Dr. Ward thoroughly enjoys working with patients to help identify why they are struggling with their hearing and identifying appropriate and effective treatment solutions.

    Dr. Ward earned her bachelor’s degree in speech pathology and audiology from Idaho State University, graduating summa cum laude. She also earned her master’s degree from ISU. She earned her clinical doctorate degree in audiology from A.T. Still University. Dr. Ward is currently affiliate faculty at Idaho State University, where she enjoys supporting future audiologists and teaching occasional classes.

    In her free time, she loves spending time with family and friends and playing in a band where she sings and plays guitar, bass, and ukulele.

    Availability

    Accepting new patients
     
  • Pediatric Behavioral Health

    Biography

    Melissa Wells, LCPC is a mental health therapist working with children, adolescents and their families. She is experienced in working with a range of concerns including anxiety, mood disorders, and trauma. Melissa is certified in Trauma Focused CBT and has specialized training in early childhood mental health. Melissa uses a person-centered and strength based approach. With this, she uses a variety of interventions, including dialectical behavioral therapy, cognitive behavioral therapy, play therapy, solution focused, and mindfulness based therapy techniques. 

    Melissa earned her bachelor's degree in psychology at Boise State University and her master’s degree in mental health counseling from Walden University. In her free time she enjoys spending time with her family and dog, camping, and visiting local spots of interest in the community, like the zoo and Discovery Center.

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  • Physical Therapy

    Biography

    Marc Whitman, PT, CHT, COMT earned his master's degree in physical therapy from Northern Arizona University and did his post-graduate hand therapy fellowship at the Philadelphia Hand Center. He also earned a certification in hand therapy to specialize in assessment and treatment of the upper quarter. Marc also has a certification in orthopedic manual therapy from the International Academy of Orthopedic Medicine-US.

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