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Kenneth M. Little, 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.


Accepting new patients
No Referral Required

Conditions & Treatments

  • Artificial Disc Replacement
  • Brain Bleeds
  • Cerebral Hemorrhages
  • Cerebral Ischemia
  • Complex Spine Surgery
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery
  • Myelopathy
  • Neck Pain
  • Nerve Function Loss
  • Neurological Surgery
  • Radiating Arm Pain
  • Radiating Leg Pain
  • Radiculopathy
  • Sciatic Pain
  • Slipped Disc
  • Spinal Compression Fracture
  • Spinal Disc Rupture
  • Spondylolisthesis

Facilities & Clinics

    • Address
      190 E. Bannock St. (10th Floor) Boise, ID 83712
      Mon - Fri: 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
    • Phone
      (208) 381-5500
      (208) 381-2555

About Kenneth M. Little


Kenneth M. Little, MD, FAANS is the director of St. Luke's Clinic – Northwest Neurosurgery Associates and the regional director of spine surgery at St. Luke's Boise. His areas of expertise include complex spinal surgery, minimally invasive spinal surgery, brain tumor surgery, peripheral nerve surgery, reconstructive spine surgery, general neurosurgery, and artificial disc replacement. He also specializes in treatment of spinal tumors, cerebrovascular disorders, and degenerative spinal conditions. 

Dr. Little earned his bachelor's degree in neuroscience from the University of California at Los Angeles where he received the Athletic and Academic Achievement Award. He earned his medical degree from Vanderbilt University where he received the Neurobiology Research Award for his work in neuroplasticity. While completing his neurosurgery training at Duke University, Dr. Little pursued a wide variety of clinical and academic interests. He authored several research papers and book chapters and received the Congress of Neurological Surgeons Stereotactic and Functional Neurosurgery Resident Award for his basic science work in epilepsy.

Dr. Little also leads quality initiatives at St. Luke’s Health System across the continuum of care including a multidisciplinary outpatient spine clinic. Dr. Little is a member of St. Luke’s Research Advisory Committee and has a particular interest in comparative effectiveness research and novel analytics through mathematical modeling. 

Surgical Specialties

  • Brain surgery
  • Spine surgery
  • Discectomy
  • Laminectomy
  • Cervical and lumbar fusion
  • Corpectomy
  • Medical School

    Vanderbilt University School of Medicine
  • Residency

    Duke University Medical Center
  • Board Certification

    Neurological Surgery
  • Gender

  • Languages Spoken


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