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About Dr. Susan M Duffy

Dr. Susan M Duffy, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Iowa City, IA. She has 14 years of experience. Her specialties include Psychiatry, Geriatric Psychiatry, Geriatric Medicine and Neurology. She speaks English.

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Primary Address

University Of Iowa Hospitals And Clinics

200 Hawkins Dr
Iowa City, IA 52242
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Specialties

Dr. Susan M Duffy has the following 4 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.

  • Geriatric Psychiatry
  • Geriatric Medicine

    A geriatric specialist is a physician who treats the elderly population and the conditions that most commonly affect them. These doctors have special training in the effects of aging on the body and mind of a patient.
    Geriatric specialists treat common ailments faced by senior citizens, such as frailty, incontinence, memory problems, arthritis, senility, decreased functioning and more.
    In addition, geriatric specialists keep abreast of the different medications that an elderly person is prescribed to treat their more complex health issues in order to decrease adverse side effects and avoid dangerous drug interactions.

  • 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.

  • Expertise

    14 Expertise

  • Depressive Disorder
  • Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD) / Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
  • Nerve Conduction Studies
  • Epilepsy
  • Depression
  • Insomnia
  • Schizophrenia
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
  • Electromyography
  • Migraine Disorder
  • Bipolar Disorder / Manic Depressive Disorder
  • Headache
  • Stroke
  • Sleep Disorders

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  • Education

    14 Years Experience

  • University Of Iowa Roy J And Lucille A Carver College Of Medicine

    Graduated in 2004

  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. Susan M Duffy accepts the following insurance providers.

  • BCBS Blue Card
    • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois
    • BCBS IL PPO
  • Cigna
    • CIGNA Open Access Plus
    • CIGNA PPO
  • Health Alliance
    • Health Alliance HMO/POS
    • Health Alliance PPO
  • Humana
    • Humana Choice POS
    • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Wellmark
    • Wellmark Alliance Select
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Locations & Directions

University Of Iowa Hospitals And Clinics, 200 Hawkins Dr, Iowa City, IA
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