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About Dr. Sheila M Specker

Dr. Sheila M Specker, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Minneapolis, MN. She has 35 years of experience. Her specialties include Addiction Medicine and Psychiatry. She speaks English.

Rating Overview

1 Rating

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Sheila M Specker is Excellent. Dr. Sheila M Specker has been rated by 1 patients. From those 1 patients 0 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Sheila M Specker is 5.0 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

Psychiatry Clinic University Minnesota at Fairview

2312 S 6th St
Minneapolis, MN 55454
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Specialties

Dr. Sheila M Specker has the following 2 specialties

  • Addiction Medicine

    An addiction medicine specialist is a doctor who treats patients with addictions to substances like drugs and alcohol or, in some cases, behaviors like gambling. Many of these specialists also treat the diseases that stem from these addictions.
    These physicians are specially trained to prevent and treat the disease of addiction via psychiatric means, or other fields of medicine like family or internal medicine.

  • 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. Sheila M Specker has the following 9 expertise

  • Schizophrenia
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Depression
  • Depressive Disorder
  • Bipolar Disorder / Manic Depressive Disorder
  • Drug Abuse (Substance-Related Addiction Disorders)
  • Eating Disorders
  • Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD) / Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
  • Insomnia

Dr. Sheila M Specker has 1 board certified specialty

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Board Certifications

Dr. Sheila M Specker is Board Certified in 1 specialty

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  • Education

    35 Years Experience

  • University Of Minnesota Medical School

    Graduated in 1983

  • Fairview University Medical Center

    Residency

  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. Sheila M Specker accepts the following insurance providers.

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

Locations & Directions

Psychiatry Clinic University Minnesota at Fairview, 2312 S 6th St, Minneapolis, MN

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