Dr. John Ptacek MD

  • Radiology Council Bluffs, IA

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Dr. John Ptacek, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Council Bluffs, IA. Their specialties include Radiology. Dr. Ptacek is affiliated with Jennie Edmundson Hospital. They speak English.


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Specialties & Expertise

Dr. John Ptacek has the following 1 area of expertise, 1 specialty and 1 board certification.


A radiologist is a physician who specializes in the use of medical imaging to diagnose and treat illnesses or injuries in patients.

The different types of medical imaging are X-ray, computed tomography (CT) scans, magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), ultrasound, and nuclear medicine.

Radiologists are experts in these different types of tests and can advise a primary care doctor on which test is most appropriate in a specific case. These doctors also assist primary care doctors in analyzing the images produced by these tests in order to determine next steps necessary for treatment.


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Locations & Directions

1 Edmundson Pl
Council Bluffs, IA 51503

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