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Kevin R. Gertsch, MD

MD

Doctor of Medicine

St. Luke's Health Partner
St. Luke's Health Partner

These providers work together to achieve patient-centered care, using proven best practices to offer better care to you and your family.

Specialties


Accepting new patients
By Referral Only

Facilities & Clinics


    • Address
      520 S. Eagle Rd. Suite 2203 Meridian, ID 83642
      Hours
      Mon - Wed: 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
    • Appointments
    • Fax
      • (208) 381-6911

Conditions & Treatments

  • Adult Strabismus
  • Anisocoria
  • Astigmatism
  • Blocked Tear Ducts
  • Chalazion
  • Coloboma
  • Congenital Cataracts
  • Cortical Visual Impairment
  • Double Vision
  • Droopy Eyelid (Ptosis)
  • Eye Crossing (Strabismus/Esotropia)
  • Eye Drifting (Exotropia)
  • Eye Patching
  • Failed Vision Screen
  • Farsighted (Hyperopia)
  • Glaucoma
  • Iritis
  • Lazy Eye (Amblyopia)
  • Nasolacrimal Duct Obstruction
  • Nearsighted (Myopia)
  • Nystagmus
  • Optic Nerve Hypoplasia
  • Papilledema
  • Pink Eye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Refractive Error
  • Retinopathy Of Prematurity (ROP)
  • Stye
  • Uveitis

About Kevin R. Gertsch

Biography

Kevin Gertsch, MD has clinical interests in surgical and medical management of pediatric and adult strabismus, pediatric cataracts, uveitis, amblyopia, genetic syndromes, congenital ptosis and ocular motility disorders secondary to cranial nerve palsies, thyroid ophthalmopathy, and trauma. He is also trained to manage retinopathy of prematurity. He is board certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology.

Dr. Gertsh's primary goal as a clinician is to help children and their families understand the diseases affecting them and to help guide treatment to give the best visual outcomes possible. Prior to joining St. Luke's, he worked as an assistant professor at the University of North Carolina, and he also served in a private practice multi-specialty group in the suburbs of Atlanta.

Dr. Gertsch earned his bachelor’s degree in biochemistry from Brigham Young University. In his free time, he enjoys skiing, running, hiking, reading, cooking, and going on adventures with his family.

  • Medical School

    Saint Louis University School of Medicine
  • Residency

    University of North Carolina Hospitals
  • Fellowship

    University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics
  • Board Certification

    Ophthalmology
  • Gender

    Male
  • Languages Spoken

    English