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St. Luke’s Children’s Pediatrics: Boise, E. Jefferson St.

Kids are not just small adults. They’re growing and developing, so their needs are constantly changing. At St. Luke’s Children’s Pediatrics, our team of pediatricians is dedicated to building a relationship with your family to support your child’s health, every step of the way. Each of our physicians is board certified by the American Board of Pediatrics and specializes in the needs of infants, children, and adolescents.
  • Location & Contact Info

    305 E. Jefferson St.
    Boise, ID 83712
    (208) 345-0715
    Fax: (208) 345-1142

    Accepting New Patients

    Yes
  • Office Hours

    Mon - Fri: 8 a.m. - 6 p.m.
  • Before Your Visit

  • For Current Patients

  • After-hours & Weekends

    Weekend hours are available by appointment at our Parkcenter Blvd location in Boise and our Celebration Ave location in Meridian. One of our physicians will always be on call. If you need to inquire about your child's illness or injury when our office is closed, please call (208) 345-0715 and follow the prompts to leave a message for a triage nurse. In most cases, we will be able to respond to your call within 2 hours. If the physician needs to be involved, the triage nurse will contact him or her for you. Please limit your calls to urgent problems that cannot wait until office hours. We recommend that you take your child to the emergency room for emergencies only.

Is Your Child Sick or Injured?

Is your child sick or injured?

Use Our Symptom Checker for Advice 

Our symptom checker offers educational information on various conditions, and provides advice regarding home care or first aid, when appropriate, as well as instructions on when you may need to call your provider, call 911, or go to an emergency department. It also offers dosage tables for common over-the-counter drugs.

The information in our symptom checker is designed with patient safety as the highest priority. Each care guide is reviewed by physicians, specialists and nurses for accuracy.


If you need additional advice regarding your child's sickness or injury, please contact your provider.


Providers

  • Pediatrics

    Biography

    Kim King, NP enjoys creating a trusting, healing, and preventive approach to providing care for children. She earned her bachelor's degree in nursing from Boise State University and her master's degree in nursing with an emphasis on pediatric primary care from the University of South Alabama. Prior to earning her advanced degree, Kim worked as a registered nurse in St. Luke's Neonatal Intensive Care Unit and the outpatient Children's Specialty Clinic.

    Kim is a Boise native and enjoys spending time with her husband and children. Her hobbies include camping, traveling, and her kids' sporting events. She enjoys traveling and hiking in the Sawtooth and White Cloud mountain ranges.

    • 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, Conditions & Treatments

  • Pediatrics

    Biography

    Alicia Lachiondo, MD earned a bachelor's degree in anthropology with a supplementary major in pre-professional studies from the University of Notre Dame. She is accepting newborns and new patients on a limited basis.

    Dr. Lachiondo is a Boise native who enjoys spending time with her nephews. Her hobbies include hiking, biking, cross-country skiing, dancing, and cooking for friends and family.

    Favorite Books
    Children's:
    • "Are You My Mother?" by P.D. Eastman
    • "Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day" by Judith Viorst
    • "The Giver" by Lois Lowry
    Parenting:
    • "Healthy Sleep Habits, Happy Child" by Marc Weissbluth, MD
    • 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, Conditions & Treatments

  • Pediatrics

    Biography

    Linda Schaffer, MD, FAAP earned her bachelor's degree in medical science at Northwestern University. She is accepting newborns and new patients on a limited basis.

    Dr. Schaffer is married with two grown children. Her hobbies include walking, biking, swimming, yoga, and reading.

    Favorite Books
    Children's: 
    • “In the Night Kitchen” by Maurice Sendak
    Parenting: 
    • Any of the books by T. Barry Brazelton, MD

    Availability

    Accepting new patients
    • 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, Conditions & Treatments

  • Pediatrics

    Biography

    Sara Swoboda, MD is passionate about caring for children and their families. Prior to joining St. Luke's, she spent three years working on the Navajo Reservation in Arizona.

    • 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, Conditions & Treatments

  • Pediatrics

    Biography

    Mark Uranga, MD earned his bachelor's degree in Iberian studies (Spanish and Basque) from Dartmouth College. He is accepting newborns and new patients on a limited basis.

    Dr. Uranga is married with two children and one dog. His hobbies include trail running, rafting, skiing, creating, and eating good food.

    Favorite Books
    Children's: 
    • “The Lorax” by Dr. Seuss
    Other: 
    • “A River Runs Through It” by Norman Maclean

    Availability

    Accepting new patients
    • 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, Conditions & Treatments

  • Pediatrics

    Biography

    Hilary Warren, MD, FAAP is a pediatrician with passions for reaching out to underserved children, fighting childhood hunger, and preventive care. As part of her practice she works to develop close relationships with her patients and their families. She is accepting newborns and new patients on a limited basis.

    Dr. Warren is also a clinical assistant professor at the University of Washington School of Medicine and loves teaching medical students and resident physicians about taking care of children. In her time away from work, she loves to travel and spend time with her family. They love to be outside and hike and camp as much as they can.

    • 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, Conditions & Treatments

  • Pediatrics

    Biography

    Aaron M. Weiss, MD earned his bachelor’s degree in biology at the University of Utah. He is accepting newborns and new patients on a limited basis. Married with two children, Dr. Weiss enjoys hiking, bird watching, golf, basketball, kickball, personal computing and electronics, football (and fantasy football!), cooking, and spending time with family and friends.

    Favorite Books
    Children's: 
    • “Mike Mulligan and His Steam Shovel” by Virginia Lee Burton

    Parenting: 

    • “Baby 411: Clear Answers & Smart Advice for Your Baby's First Year” by Denise Fields and Ari Brown
    • “Toddler 411: Clear Answers & Smart Advice for Your Toddler” by Denise Fields and Ari Brown
    Other:
    • “The Grapes of Wrath” by John Steinbeck
    • “Jurassic Park” by Michael Crichton 
    • “The Big Year: A Tale of Man, Nature, and Fowl Obsession” by Mark Obmascik
    • 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, Conditions & Treatments

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