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Dr. Nicholas Hunt, MD

Nephrology*
4.0 (4)
Map Pin Small Boise, ID
Accepting new patients
34 years of experience

Offers telehealth

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Overview of Dr. Nicholas Hunt, MD

Dr. Nicholas Hunt, MD is a Nephrology Specialist in Boise, ID. They specialize in Nephrology, has 34 years of experience. They graduated from University of Louisville and is affiliated with West Valley Medical Center. Dr. Hunt, completed a residency at University of Louisville School of Medicine. Patients rated Dr. Hunt an average 4.0 star rating.

Dr. Hunt works at Idaho Nephrology Associates - Boise in Boise, ID. They frequently treat conditions like Chronic Kidney Diseases, Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease and Nephritis and Nephropathy along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Blue Cross Blue Shield and Cigna as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

Dr. Hunt's Office Locations

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    Idaho Nephrology Associates - Boise
    5610 W Gage St Ste A, Boise, ID 83706 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions
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    Thursday
    09:00 - 17:00
    Friday
    09:00 - 17:00

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Nephritis and Nephropathy
Acute Kidney Failure
Chronic Kidney Disease Stage I
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Chronic Kidney Disease Stage IV
Gout
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Chronic Kidney Disease Stage II
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Acidosis
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Chronic Kidney Disease Stage V
Congenital Cystic Kidney Disease
Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
End-Stage Renal Disease
Hypercalcemia
Hyperkalemia
Hyperparathyroidism
Hypertension
Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
Hypokalemia
Hyposmolality and Hyponatremia
Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
Mineral Metabolism Disorders
Nephrotic Syndrome
Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
Proteinuria
Renal Hyperparathyroidism
Acute Glomerulonephritis
Acute Kidney Infection
Alkalosis
Amyloidosis
Chronic Glomerulonephritis
Chronic Nephritic Syndrome
Congenital Anomalies of Kidney
Congenital Medullary Cystic Kidney Disease
Congenital Renal Agenesis and Dysgenesis
Congenital Renal Dysplasia
Dehydration
Diabetes Insipidus
Goodpasture's Disease
Henoch–Schönlein Purpura (HSP)
Hepatitis B - Immune Response
Hepatorenal Syndrome
Hydronephrosis
Iron Metabolism Disorders
Kidney Infection
Kidney Stones
Limb Swelling
Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
Nephrogenic Diabetes Insipidus
Potassium Deficiency
Rapidly Progressive Nephritic Syndrome
Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
Renal Osteodystrophy
Rhabdomyolysis
Secondary Renovascular Hypertension
Small Kidney
Systemic Vasculitis
Traumatic Acute Kidney Injury
Tuberous Sclerosis
Ureteral Stones
Vasculitis
Wegener's Granulomatosis
End-Stage Renal Disease Related Services
Hemodialysis
Kidney Transplant Evaluation
Living Kidney Donor Evaluation
Peritoneal Dialysis
Plasmapheresis
Renal Scan
Ultrasound
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    Insurance Accepted

    • Aetna
    • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    • Blue Cross of Idaho
    • Cigna
    • First Health
    • Moda Health
    • PacificSource
    • Premera Blue Cross
    • UnitedHealthCare

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    Ratings & Reviews

    4.0
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    About Dr. Nicholas Hunt, MD

    Specialties*
    • Nephrology

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    Years of Experience
    • 34 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    Gender
    • Male
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    NPI Number
    • 1780621771
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    Education & Certifications

    Fellowship
    • Charlotte Orthopedic Specialists - North Carolina
    Fellowship
    Residency
    • University of Louisville School of Medicine
    Residency
    Medical Education
    • University of Louisville
    Medical Education

    Hospital Affiliations

    • West Valley Medical Center

    Frequently Asked Questions

    Dr. Nicholas Hunt, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Hunt is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

    Dr. Hunt has indicated that they do offer telehealth services. Please call the provider’s office at for more information.

    Dr. Hunt works at Idaho Nephrology Associates - Boise in Boise, ID. View the full address on Dr. Hunt’s profile.

    Dr. Hunt has seen patients for Chronic Kidney Diseases, Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease and Nephritis and Nephropathy, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Hunt on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    4 patients have reviewed Dr. Hunt. The overall rating for this provider is 4.0. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Hunt.

    Whether a person prefers to schedule an appointment online or over the phone with Dr. Hunt, there are benefits to both methods. A person calling to schedule an with Dr. Hunt appointment can ask questions about the practice, provider availability, conditions treated, procedures performed, and if their insurance carrier is accepted. While online scheduling is quicker, easier, allows one to view a wide range of appointment times, and may provide the ability to sync with a personal calendar.

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