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About Dr. Deborah S Heaney

Dr. Deborah S Heaney, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Ann Arbor, MI. Her specialties include Occupational Medicine and Preventive Medicine. Dr. Heaney has received 2 awards. She speaks English.

Rating Overview

40 Ratings with 5 Comments

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Deborah S Heaney is Great. Dr. Deborah S Heaney has been rated by 40 patients. From those 40 patients 5 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Deborah S Heaney is 4.2 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

Va Ann Arbor Health Care Systems

2215 Fuller Rd
Ann Arbor, MI 48105
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Specialties

Dr. Deborah S Heaney has the following 2 specialties

  • Occupational Medicine

    You might work with an occupational therapist when you’re injured or if you have a disability. They rehabilitate and assist patients with every day activities, such as eating, getting dressed, working and attending social events. This includes self-care, leisure and work-related activities that lead to increased independence and development. Their goal is to empower people to still live the life they want despite any physical, developmental, social and/or emotional issues they might face.

  • Preventive Medicine

    A preventive medicine/wellness specialist is a physician who, through additional training, has become an expert in methods for maintaining good health and preventing disease. These specialists are the doctors people see when they are generally well or without a specific ailment and want to either learn how to maintain their current health or acquire better health.
    These doctors will advise patients on specific diets, exercise regimens, and lifestyle habits that are suited to their particular needs. Preventive medicine/wellness specialists take into account a patient's nutrition deficiencies, physical and cardiovascular capabilities, and habits in order to advise specific vitamins and supplements to take, how much physical activity to undertake, and which habits should be broken and replaced with more positive behavior.

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"Hired Gun"

I was sent to Dr. Heaney for what was supposed to be an Independent Medical Exam . I say supposed because the doctors are contracted by an agency hired by the "employer". They are "hired guns". In my case the employer is Macomb County. I live in Macomb County. Heaney's office is in Chelsea, MI - Washtenaw County - three hours away - one way. Because I suffer and have become disabled from an autoimmune disease, the agency felt that Heaney was the best doctor for my IME. She is an Occupational Medicine Doctor. I never heard of this type of doctor She has no experience or board certification in any of the many medical fields that encompass my disease. I receive treatment from rheumatologists, neurologists, pain management doctors, gastroenterologists, urologists, optometrists, periodontal specialists, regular dentists, chiropractors . . . As the review above states - she is not a doctor for complex medical issues. She prepared a report informing my employer that I am not disabled. Ironically, the doctors that examined me for Social Security say that I am and the long term disability company also agrees. From my research, I learned that Heaney also works for the V.A as "their doctor" regarding claims filed by our military regarding the toxic water at Camp Lejuene. She denies that the toxic water has disabled these vets. Very sad and not right. Unfortunately, my brother was one of the military individuals. He became very sick and in 2012 committed suicide. He was only 52.

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Waste of Ti

Terrible experience. Office staff was rude. Dr. Heaney was 45 minutes late. Her diagnosis , or lack thereof, was completely off base. Dr. Heaney is not someone to go to when you have a complex health history. She has no expertise and provided me withnothing of value.. Seeing Dr. Heaney was a complete waste of time.

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Five Stars

Super duper awesome thanks debbie

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Five Stars

Dr. Heaney is extremely knowledgeable. She knows her practice, and is especially patient friendly. I am impressed every time I see her.

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Five Stars

No problems with visit. I was well taken care of.

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  • Awards

    2 Awards

  • Patients' Choice Award (2015)

    Patients' Choice recognition reflects the difference a particular physician has made in the lives of his/her patients. The honor is bestowed to physicians who have received near perfect scores, as voted by patients.

  • Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2016, 2015)

    Compassionate Doctor certification is granted to physicians who treat their patients with the utmost kindness. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and bedside manner scores.

  • Education

  • University Of Michigan Health System

    Residency

  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. Deborah S Heaney accepts the following insurance providers.

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Locations & Directions

Va Ann Arbor Health Care Systems, 2215 Fuller Rd, Ann Arbor, MI
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