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About Dr. Roger D Shafer

Dr. Roger D Shafer, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Dubuque, IA. His specialties include Psychiatry and Neurology. He speaks English.

Rating Overview

2 Ratings

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Roger D Shafer is Great. Dr. Roger D Shafer has been rated by 2 patients. From those 2 patients 0 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Roger D Shafer is 3.8 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

Roger Deane Shafer Md

1400 University Ave
Dubuque, IA 52001
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Specialties

Dr. Roger D Shafer has the following 2 specialties

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • Specialty Expertise

    Dr. Roger D Shafer has the following 11 expertise

  • Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
  • Mood Disorders
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Personality Disorder
  • Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD) / Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
  • Insomnia
  • Depression
  • Depressive Disorder
  • Schizophrenia
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Mental Illness

Dr. Roger D Shafer has 0 board certified specialties

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  • Education

  • University Of Iowa Roy J And Lucille A Carver College Of Medicine
  • Arrowhead Regional Medical Center

    Residency

  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. Roger D Shafer accepts the following insurance providers.

  • BCBS Blue Card
    • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois
    • BCBS IL PPO
  • Cigna
    • CIGNA Open Access Plus
    • CIGNA PPO
  • Coventry Health Care
    • Coventry HealthAmerica PPO
  • First Health
    • First Health PPO
  • Humana
    • Humana Choice POS
    • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Wellmark
    • Wellmark Alliance Select

Locations & Directions

Roger Deane Shafer Md, 1400 University Ave, Dubuque, IA
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