St. Luke's Children's Nephrology
Jean Underhill Bender, MD, MPH
Residency: Pediatrics and Internal Medicine
Fellowship: Adult and Pediatric Nephrology
Master of Public Health: University of Texas, Houston
Randall Jenkins, MD (visiting)
We specialize in pediatric and adolescent nephrology (diseases and conditions of the kidneys and associated systems) and transplant medicine. Dr. Bender is located in Boise, while Dr. Jenkins travels regularly to St. Luke's Children's from his practice in Portland. Our services include:
- Renal Failure
- Chronic Kidney Disease
- Other Nephrology Diseases
Patients are seen by appointment only. Please notify us if you will be late; you may be asked to reschedule.
Please notify us at least 24 hours in advance if you will not be able to make your scheduled appointment. This will enable us to serve all patients in a timely manner.
You may be mailed paperwork to complete prior to each appointment, please contact our office if you have any questions with the paperwork.
We ask that you bring your insurance card, photo ID and current list of medications with you to each visit and notify us of any changes in your address, phone number, or insurance information.
We accept Medicaid and most private insurance plans. We ask that you bring your insurance card with you to each visit and notify us of any changes in your address, phone number, or insurance information.
Talk with your provider at each visit to be sure your prescriptions are up to date. For refills, contact your pharmacy. Your pharmacy will then contact our office for verification and approval. Talk with your provider before your prescription runs out, and please allow 48 hours for refills.