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Specializes in Sleep Medicine • Male • Age 55

2607 Washington St
Pella, IA 50219
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Dr. Start's Experience

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Dr. Start's Specialties

Procedures Dr. Start Performs

  • Evaluation and Treatment of Sleep Disorders
  • Multiple Sleep Latency Test (MSLT)
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Hospital Quality

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Pella Regional Health Center
404 Jefferson St
Pella, IA 50219

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Pella Sleep & Wellness, INC.
2607 Washington St
Pella, IA 50219
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    Dr. Start's Experience

    Specialties

    • Sleep Medicine
    • Family Medicine

    Board Certifications

    • Family Practice
    • Sleep Medicine
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    • Evaluation and Treatment of Sleep Disorders
    • Multiple Sleep Latency Test (MSLT)
    • Polysomnography
    2
    • Acute Insomnia
    • Arrhythmias (incl. Atrial Fibrillation)
    • Depression
    • Drug-Induced Insomnia
    • Emphysema
    • Endogenous Insomnia
    • Fatal Familial Insomnia
    • Heart Disease
    • High Cholesterol
    • Hypertension
    • Insomnia With Sleep Apnea
    • Obesity
    • Primary Insomnia
    • Psychophysiological Insomnia
    • Secondary Insomnia
    • Sleep Apnea
    • Sleep Apnea of Infancy
    • Sleep Deprivation
    • Sleep Disorders
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    Background Check for Dr. Start

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    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Lake Erie College Of Osteopathic Medicin--Erie
    Graduated in 2000

    Internship Hospital

    Milcreek Comunity Hospital

    Residency Hospital

    Saint Vincent Health Center

    Undergraduate Schools

    Clarion University Of Pennsylvania
    Graduated in 1984

    Other Education

    University Of Pittsburgh
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Start & Staff

    • English
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    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

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    Dr. Start's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    Patient Satisfaction

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    Dr. Start's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    4.9 out of 5

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    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    4.8 out of 5

    12 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    4.8 out of 5

    12 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    10 – 15 minutes

    12 responses

    Experience with Dr. Start

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    5 out of 5

    12 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    5 out of 5

    12 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    5 out of 5

    12 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    5 out of 5

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    Pella Sleep & Wellness, INC.
    2607 Washington St
    Pella, IA 50219
    (641) 628-4456 (Office)
    (641) 628-9508 (Fax)
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