Dr. Ike D Tanabe MD Gastroenterologist

Dr. Ike Tanabe is a gastroenterologist in Boise, Idaho and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Saint Alphonsus Regional Medical Center and St. Luke's Regional Medical Center. He received his medical degree from University of Washington School of Medicine and has been in practice for 25 years. Dr. Tanabe accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 19 doctors at Saint Alphonsus Regional Medical Center and one of 18 at St. Luke's Regional Medical Center who specialize in Gastroenterology. He also speaks multiple languages, including Japanese.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Gastroenterologist: General Gastroenterology

Clinical Interests: Inflammatory bowel disease, IBD

Education & Medical Training

University of Washington
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1992

University of Washington School of Medicine
Class of 1989

U South Florida
Fellowship, Gastroenterology (IM), 1994

University of Washington
Other Training, Medicine, 1985–1989

University of Washington
Other Training, Business Administration, 1977–1982

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified 22 years in Internal Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified 19 years in Gastroenterology

ID State Medical License
Active through 2014

HI State Medical License
Active through 2016

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Most Compassionate Doctor, American Registry

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Altius Provider Directory
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Idaho PPO
  • CareFirst BCBS Maryland POS
  • CareFirst BlueChoice Advantage
  • CareFirst BlueChoice Network POS
  • CareFirst BluePreferred PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • First Choice
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • ODS Network
  • PacificSource Preferred PSN
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

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