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Dr. Val Cowley Sheffield MD is a male Medical Geneticist, has 25 years of experience and practices in Medical Genetics, Clinical Molecular Genetics, Clinical Genetics, M.D., Pediatric Medical Genetics, and Pediatrics.
Dr. Val Sheffield has 1 office location.
University Of Iowa Hospital & Clinic
200 Hawkins Dr
Iowa City, IA 52243

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Specialties & Research

Dr. Val Sheffield, MD is board certified in Clinical Genetics (M.D.) and Clinical Molecular Genetics.

  • He has special expertise in 14 areas:
  • Autism (Autistic Disorder)
  • Bardet-Biedl Syndrome
  • Blindness
  • Chromosome Aberrations
  • Chromosome Deletion
  • Chromosome Disorders
  • Extra finger or toe (Polydactyly)
  • Genetic Disorders (Inborn Genetic Diseases)
  • Hereditary Optic Atrophies
  • Inherited Retinal Degeneration
  • Macular Degeneration
  • Mental Retardation
  • Multiple Abnormalities
  • Retinitis Pigmentosa

Education & Awards

Dr. Sheffield graduated from University of Chicago. He has 4 awards.

One of America's Leading Experts on:
Bardet-Biedl Syndrome
Macular Degeneration
Retinal Degeneration
Retinitis Pigmentosa


Dr. Sheffield has 2 hospital affiliations:

  • University Of Iowa Hospital & Clinic 
  • Covenant Medical Center 

Accepted Insurance Plans

Dr. Sheffield accepts these health insurances in at least one office:

  • United Healthcare - 20 plans
  • Great-West Healthcare - 2 plans
  • Humana - 6 plans
  • Cigna - 3 plans
  • Health Alliance Medical Plans - 1 plan
  • Iowa Medicaid - 1 plan
  • Missouri Medicaid - 1 plan
  • USA H & W Network - 1 plan

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Where does Dr. Val C. Sheffield practice?
Dr. Val Sheffield practices Medical Genetics, Clinical Molecular Genetics, Clinical Genetics, M.D., Pediatric Medical Genetics, and Pediatrics near Iowa City, IA.
See Iowa City Geneticists and Iowa City Pediatricians.