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About Dr. John J Harrington

Dr. John J Harrington, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Omaha, NE. His specialties include Sleep Medicine, Internal Medicine and Geriatric Medicine. Dr. Harrington has received 1 award. He speaks English.

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Primary Address

University Of Nebraska Medical Center

42nd And Emile
Omaha, NE 68198
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Specialties

Dr. John J Harrington has the following 3 specialties

  • Sleep Medicine

    A sleep medicine specialist is specially trained in diagnosing and treating disorders involving sleep.
    Sleep disorders such as sleep apnea, restless leg syndrome and insomnia are very common and can often cause other serious health issues, such as depression, asthma, and migraines. Sleep medicine specialists often work in sleep centers where they observe a patient while sleeping and monitor brain waves, behavior, and vital signs in order to identify the causes of sleep disturbance, or an inability to sleep (insomnia).
    Sleep medicine specialists treat patients through advising on sleep hygiene, providing cognitive behavioral therapy, using light therapy, or medical sleep aides.

  • Internal Medicine

    An internist is a physician who focuses on the diagnosis and treatment of conditions that affect the adult population—both acute and chronic.
    These doctors are often who adults see as their primary physicians because they treat a broad range of illnesses that do not require surgical or specialist interventions. They also work to help a patient maintain optimal health in order to prevent the onset of disease.
    In addition to treating the common cold and flu, internists also treat chronic diseases like diabetes and heart disease.

  • Geriatric Medicine

    A geriatric specialist is a physician who treats the elderly population and the conditions that most commonly affect them. These doctors have special training in the effects of aging on the body and mind of a patient.
    Geriatric specialists treat common ailments faced by senior citizens, such as frailty, incontinence, memory problems, arthritis, senility, decreased functioning and more.
    In addition, geriatric specialists keep abreast of the different medications that an elderly person is prescribed to treat their more complex health issues in order to decrease adverse side effects and avoid dangerous drug interactions.

  • Expertise

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  • Insomnia

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  • Awards

    1 Award

  • Regional Top Doctors

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  • Education

  • Creighton University School Of Medicine
  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. John J Harrington accepts the following insurance providers.

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University Of Nebraska Medical Center, 42nd And Emile, Omaha, NE
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