Kim L. Rickert, MD

Guthrie Provider


Care Provider Overall: 
Provider Reviews: 
  • Clinical Details
  • Education
  • News & Video
Hospital Privileges: 
  • Guthrie Robert Packer Hospital
Clinical Interests: 
  • Adult degenerative back problems and disc disease
  • Arteriovenous malformation (AVM)
  • Brain trauma
  • Brain tumors
  • Carotid endarterectomy
  • Cavernoma
  • Cerebral aneurysm
  • Cerebral bypass surgery
  • Cervical disc herniation
  • Cranial trauma
  • Endovascular neurosurgery
  • External carotid-internal carotid bypass
  • Ischemic stroke
  • Lumbar disc herniation
  • Moyamoya
  • Neuro-oncology
  • Neurosurgery for cerebrovascular disease
  • Neurotrauma
  • Open neurosurgery
  • Spinal cord trauma
  • Spinal fusion
  • Spinal instrumentation
  • Spinal trauma
  • Spinal tumors
  • Thoracic disc herniation
  • Transient ischemic attack (TIA)

Patient Ratings

The Patient Rating score is an average of all responses to care provider related questions on our nationally-recognized Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5 with 5 being the best score.
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  • Medical College of Wisconsin Affiliate Hospitals, Milwaukee, Wis.
  • American Board of Neurosurgery
  • Upstate Medical University, Syracuse, N.Y.
  • University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, Texas (Neurosurgery)

Patient Comments

Patient comments are gathered from our Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey and displayed in their entirety. Patients are de-identified for confidentiality and patient privacy.

Guthrie Patient: December 2018
All was good...
Guthrie Patient: October 2018
Dr. Red ickert has exceeded my expectations with each visit. My husband has accompanied my to my pre and post-op visits. She has patiently answered all of our questions. The best part is not having back pain any more!! I never want to have back surgery again, but I wouldn't hesitate to go to her again if needed.
Guthrie Patient: September 2018
*Kim has been a life saver for me!
Guthrie Patient: August 2018
Best Dr at Guthrie I've ever been to see.
Guthrie Patient: August 2018
Seemed to be in a hurry.
Guthrie Patient: May 2018
Dr. Rickert is very caring person. I highly recommend her.
Guthrie Patient: April 2018
I was very impressed with her. Kind; friendly; knowledgeable; and able to explain in words I could understand.
Guthrie Patient: April 2018
As stated before, Dr. Reikert is an excellent physician - I truly felt very comfortable and safe in her care.
Guthrie Patient: March 2018
I have 100 degree confidence in *Mrs. (Dr) Rickert.
Guthrie Patient: January 2018
Very compassionate, shows empathy and truly cares about her patients.