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About Dr. John Larkin Nolen Jr

Dr. John Larkin Nolen Jr, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Iowa City, IA. He has 12 years of experience. His specialties include Pathology and Clinical Pathology. Dr. Larkin Nolen is affiliated with University of Iowa Hospital & Clinics. He speaks English.

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Primary Address

200 Hawkins Dr
Iowa City, IA 52242
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Specialties

Dr. John Larkin Nolen Jr has the following 2 specialties

  • Pathology

    A pathologist is a physician who specializes in the causes and paths taken by different diseases in order to accurately diagnose an illness.
    Pathologists diagnose and determine the characteristics of a disease through the study of biopsies of diseased tissue or of bodily fluids. For example, a pathologist will look at a biopsy of a skin lesion in order to diagnose or rule out skin cancer. A pathologist will also look at a Pap smear in order to check for a gynecological cancer like cancer of the uterus.
    In addition to determining the cause and development of a disease, these specialists also study the changes a disease makes to a body and the consequences of those structural changes.

  • Clinical Pathology

    If you’ve ever provided a urine or blood sample, you’ve worked with a clinical pathologist — you probably just didn’t know it. They work behind the scenes in laboratories to examine bodily fluid specimens and detect substances or diseases. This means they're required to have a comprehensive knowledge of disease and what it looks like under a microscope.
    They provide test results to your doctor, who then makes an informed decision about your diagnosis and the best treatment options for you. Without the work of clinical pathologists, doctors technically wouldn’t be able to diagnose patients as accurately as we can today. It's also worth noting that clinical pathologists are different from anatomical pathologists, who analyze tissue taken from a biopsy or entire infected areas as well as whole body parts.

Board Certifications

Dr. John Larkin Nolen Jr is Board Certified in 3 specialties

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  • Hospital Affiliations

    Dr. Larkin Nolen is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).

  • University of Iowa Hospital & Clinics
  • Education

    12 Years Experience

  • Tulane University

    Graduated in 2001

  • Accepted Insurance

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Locations & Directions

200 Hawkins Dr, Iowa City, IA
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