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About Dr. Pedro Gonzalez-Alegre

Dr. Pedro Gonzalez-Alegre, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Iowa City, IA. His specialties include Neurology and Psychiatry. Dr. Gonzalez-Alegre is affiliated with University of Iowa Children's Hospital. He speaks English.

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Primary Address

University of Iowa Children's Hospital

200 Hawkins Dr
Iowa City, IA 52242
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Specialties

Dr. Pedro Gonzalez-Alegre has the following 2 specialties

  • Neurology

    A neurologist is a physician who diagnoses and treats disorders of the nervous system which is comprised of the brain, spinal cord and nerves. These doctors do not perform surgery, but refer patients to neurological surgeons when they determine that surgical intervention is necessary.
    Some of the conditions that neurologists diagnose and treat are epilepsy, aneurysms, hydrocephalus, Parkinson's disease, multiple sclerosis, stroke, spinal disc herniation, and spinal disease.
    In addition to using diagnostic tests like MRI, CT scans, EEG and EMG, neurologists also employ neurological testing to gauge muscle strength and movement, balance, reflexes, sensation, memory, speech, and other cognitive abilities.

  • Psychiatry

    A psychiatrist is a doctor with specific training in the diagnosis and treatment of mental illness.
    He or she can not only provide the counseling necessary to both diagnose and treat a patient, but can also prescribe medication when needed. In some cases, a psychiatrist will only provide the medication and the counseling will be provided by another healthcare specialist, like a certified counselor or psychologist.
    Like other doctors, psychiatrists employ diagnostic tools like CT scans and MRI in order to observe the structure and function of a patient's brain.
    Once a diagnosis is made, these specialists may use behavior or cognitive therapy in order to address the patient's condition, or a multitude of other types of therapy, in conjunction with or in place of medication.

  • Specialty Expertise

    Dr. Pedro Gonzalez-Alegre has the following 7 expertise

  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Dystonic Disorders
  • Epilepsy
  • Migraine Disorders
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
  • Neurodegenerative Diseases
  • Neurology

Dr. Pedro Gonzalez-Alegre has 1 board certified specialty

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Board Certifications

Dr. Pedro Gonzalez-Alegre is Board Certified in 1 specialty

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  • Hospital Affiliations

    Dr. Gonzalez-Alegre is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).

  • University of Iowa Children's Hospital
  • Education

  • University Of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics

    Residency

  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. Pedro Gonzalez-Alegre accepts the following insurance providers.

  • Aetna
    • Aetna Choice POS II
    • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
    • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO

Locations & Directions

University of Iowa Children's Hospital, 200 Hawkins Dr, Iowa City, IA
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