Annette Asper, DNP FNP-BC

Annette Asper, DNP FNP-BC

Annette Asper is a Nurse Practitioner that is skilled in facial assessment, facial injectables, and Neurotoxin, such as Botox and Dysport. She works in close collaboration with Dr. Kuhlman-Wood on all patient treatment, planning and care in order to provide the most efficient and high-quality care.

Annette Asper has 14 years of experience in Primary Patient Care. She has worked at Kootenai Health as both a charge nurse as-well-as hospital supervisor. Additionally, She has worked in a general orthopedic practice as a DNP in a primary care role with a multidisciplinary team and provided community based care for musculo-skeletal diseases. Since 2012, Annette has worked as an ad hoc Faculty Member and Lecturer at Gonzaga University.

Annette Asper is a Jonas Scholar and pursued her doctoral nursing degree from Frontier Nursing University, Kentucky. She graduated summa cum laude in 2013. Her capstone project focused on identifying and developing curricula for primary healthcare providers focusing on primary care of musculoskeletal diseases.


  • Undergraduate: BSN, Lewis & Clarke State College, Coeur d'Alene, Idaho
  • Graduate: MSN (Family Practice), Gonzaga University, Spokane, Washington
  • Doctorate: DNP, Frontier Nursing University, Hyden, Kentucky