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About Dr. Ruth A Dickinson

Dr. Ruth A Dickinson, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Salt Lake City, UT. Her specialties include Psychiatry and Neurology. Dr. Dickinson is affiliated with McKay-Dee Hospital Center. She speaks English.

Rating Overview

1 Rating with 1 Comment

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Ruth A Dickinson is Bad. Dr. Ruth A Dickinson has been rated by 1 patients. From those 1 patients 1 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Ruth A Dickinson is 1.0 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

VA Salt Lake City Healthcare System

500 Foothill Dr
Salt Lake City, UT 84148
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Specialties

Dr. Ruth A Dickinson 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. Ruth A Dickinson has the following 12 expertise

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

Dr. Ruth A Dickinson has 1 board certified specialty

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Board Certifications

Dr. Ruth A Dickinson is Board Certified in 1 specialty

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  • Hospital Affiliations

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

  • Education

  • Duke University Medical Center

    Residency

  • Accepted Insurance

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Locations & Directions

VA Salt Lake City Healthcare System, 500 Foothill Dr, Salt Lake City, UT
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