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Jennifer T. Shalz, 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
No Referral Required

Facilities & Clinics

    • Address
      5155 S. Hillsdale Ave. (Located inside the Y) Meridian, ID 83642
      Hours
      Mon - Thu: 8 a.m. - 6 p.m.
    • Appointments
      • (208) 706-9710
    • Fax
      • (208) 706-9728

    • Address
      3525 E. Louise Dr. (Meadowlake Building), Suite 500 Meridian, ID 83642
      Hours
      Mon - Fri: 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
    • Appointments
    • Fax
      • (208) 706-7059

About Jennifer T. Shalz

Biography

Jennifer Shalz, MD serves as the medical director of St. Luke’s lifestyle medicine department. She develops and directs programs that use lifestyle interventions to help prevent, treat, and reverse chronic disease.

Dr. Shalz is passionate about helping people not only live more years, but put more life in their years. Current programs under her management include cardiac, peripheral vascular disease, and pulmonary rehabilitation (referral required); nicotine dependence treatment; care transitions; the St. Luke’s Complete Health Improvement Program (CHIP); and the St. Luke’s Center for Lifestyle Medicine at the South Meridian YMCA. 

Dr. Shalz is a diplomate of the American Board of Lifestyle Medicine. She earned her medical degree from Tufts University School of Medicine and completed her internal medicine residency at David Grant Medical Center, Travis Air Force Base. She practiced at three different VA medical centers after separating as a major from the US Air Force. She was most recently a hospice medical director and worked in supportive oncology at a cancer center prior to joining St. Luke’s.

  • Medical School

    Tufts University
  • Residency

    David Grant USAF Medical Center
  • Board Certifications

    Hospice and Palliative Medicine
    Internal Medicine
    Lifestyle Medicine
  • Gender

    Female
  • Languages Spoken

    English
 

Articles & Resources

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  • Blog Post

    One year in, Lifestyle Medicine has plenty of success stories to share

  • Blog Post

    St. Luke’s Dr. Jennifer Shalz on The Hill, Partnerships and Lifestyle Medicine: “It’s a matter of hope”

  • Blog Post

    St. Luke’s Community Members are Taking to Lifestyle Changes to Improve Health

  • Blog Post

    How I Became a Vegan