It is our mission to provide the highest quality comprehensive health care in the entire Treasure Valley. We focus on empowering patients to take optimal care of themselves, ensuring a long, healthy and happy life.
Dr. David Ballance MD Dr. Ballance received his undergraduate degree from
Willamette University in Salem, Oregon and attended medical
school at the University of Washington School of Medicine in Seattle.
After completing his residency in New York State,
Dr. Ballance returned home to Idaho with his wife Liz, to
raise their family and started practicing as an MD at
Family Health Care in 1998.
Dr. Jane Young RN, MSN, CRNP, ND Dr. Jane Young is the founder of Family Health Care.
Leading the way for Nurse Practitioners in Idaho and around
the country, she is proud to own an independent family practice
offering quality patient care.
In 2004, she was among the 1st to attain a Nursing
Doctorate from Case Western University. She has earned recognition
as a published author and researcher, and has lectured at
Boise State University.
Joslyn Dresser BSN, RN, MSN, FNP-C Joslyn Dresser earned her Bachelor's of Nursing
from the Lewis-Clark SC in Lewiston Idaho, and later her
Master's in Nursing from Gonzaga University. Born and raised
in Boise, she shares our love of Idaho and the values that
make the Treasure Valley special.
She has special interest in Women's Health,
Pediatrics, and chronic care. Joslyn takes a personal stake in her patients' healthcare journey.
Erin Murphy PA-C, MPAS Erin Murphy received her Bachelors degree in Health Science Studies right here at Boise State University, and continued her Physician Assistant education at Northern Arizona University.
She brings experience in preventative medicine and chronic disease management, and also special interest in caring for patients in their "Golden Years". Erin values empowering her patients to take an active role in their healthcare, working together to achieve goals to maintain and improve health.
Mary Swanson BSN, RN, MSN, FNP-C Mary Swanson earned her Bachelor's of Nursing in 2002
from the University of Texas (Health Science Center), and later her
Master's in Nursing, becoming a Family Nurse Practioner in 2005.
Originally from Steamboat Colorado, Mary has experience in
Family Care, Pediatrics, Geriatrics, and Women's Health, and is fluent
in French and Spanish.
"This is an amazing office, everybody from receptionists to the actual providers are the most caring, understanding and amazing individuals. They actually care about their patients."
"Jane is the absolute best ever!! And the front office people are wonderful. Patient since '96 and don't see that changing."
"I've been treated and cared for at Family Health like I was family. Professional, no pressure, but still great help and direction."
"Excellent professional care, never rushed. They LISTEN to you and truly work with you. I've been treated here over twenty years and would not think of changing."