David W Ririe, MD
Portneuf Cancer Center
777 Hospital Way
Pocatello, ID 83201
Hematology, Medical Oncology
Hematology, Medical Oncology, Oncology
Dr. David W. Ririe is originally from Salinas, California. He is married to Mary Ellen with 4 children. After graduating from Brigham Young University in 1985, Dr. Ririe entered active duty military service by attending the Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences (USUHS). He earned his medical degree from USUHS in 1989. He did internal medicine training at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base in Dayton, Ohio, followed by a fellowship in hematology and medical oncology at Wilford Hall Medical Center in San Antonio, Texas. He remained in San Antonio until his retirement from the US Air Force in 2010.
While in San Antonio, Dr. Ririe led the stem cell transplant service for over 10 years. At the time of his retirement, he was serving as chief of the hematology and medical oncology service at the Air Force's medical center in San Antonio. Additionally, he served as chief of the medical staff on two separate tours at the largest DoD hospital in Iraq in 2005 and again in 2008. Dr. Ririe has particular interests in leukemia, lymphoma and myeloma. However, his practice at Portneuf includes all areas of hematology and medical oncology.
Dr. Ririe enjoys the outdoors and exercise of all kinds. He considers eastern Idaho a "home away from home" because of many family relations that reside in the area.
Education & Training
Wilford Hall USAF Medical Center, 1996
Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, 1996
Wright-Patterson AFB, 1992
United Services University of the Health Sciences (USUHS), 1989