Dr. Ahmar Butt, MD

Child & Adolescent PsychiatryMaleAge 46

Dr. Butt
Accepting new patients
Telehealth services available

Broadlawns Medical Center

1801 Hickman Rd Des Moines, IA 50314

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(515) 282-2423

Dr. Ahmar Butt, MD is a Child & Adolescent Psychiatry Specialist in Des Moines, IA and has over 21 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Butt has more experience with Psychotic Disorders, Personality Disorders, and Addiction & Substance Abuse than other specialists in his area. He graduated from University of The Punjab / Fatima Jinnah Medical College For Women medical school in 2000. He is affiliated with medical facilities Broadlawns Medical Center and Mercyone Des Moines Medical Center. He is accepting new patients and has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Butt to book an appointment.

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  • Offers Telehealth
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Frequently Treated by Dr. Butt

Based on treatment records, we have identified the following as areas of care that Dr. Butt treats more often than their peers. If you are unsure whether Dr. Butt treats other conditions, please contact the office at (515) 282-2423.

Psychotic Disorders

Psychotic disorders specialists diagnose and treat conditions that cause severe mental symptoms and disconnection from reality, such as schizophrenia, delusional disorder, and substance-induced psychosis.Compare with other Psychotic Disorders specialists.

Dr. Butt is experienced in the area of Psychotic Disorders. See the graph below to learn more about his experience.

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Psychosis Due to Mental Illness
Schizophrenia
Schizophreniform and Schizoaffective Disorder
Schizoaffective Disorder
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Personality Disorders

Personality disorders specialists diagnose and treat conditions that affect how a person thinks, feels or behaves, including narcissistic personality disorder, paranoid personality disorder, and borderline personality disorder.Compare with other Personality Disorders specialists.

Dr. Butt is experienced in the area of Personality Disorders. See the graph below to learn more about his experience.

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Borderline Personality Disorder
Personality Disorders
Antisocial Personality Disorder
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Addiction & Substance Abuse

Addiction and substance abuse specialists diagnose and treat people who have become physically dependent or addicted to drugs and alcohol through treatments including counseling, detoxifcation, inpatient rehabilitation, and medication.Compare with other Addiction & Substance Abuse specialists.

Dr. Butt is experienced in the area of Addiction & Substance Abuse. See the graph below to learn more about his experience.

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Tobacco Use Disorder
Nondependent Drug and Alcohol Abuse
Nondependent Amphetamine or Related Acting Sympathomimetic Abuse
Nondependent Alcohol Abuse
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Dr. Butt's conditions and procedures:

  • ADHD and-or ADD
  • Adjustment Disorder
  • Alcohol-Induced Mental Disorders
  • Alcoholism (Alcohol Dependence)
  • Amphetamine and Other Psychostimulant Dependence
  • Antisocial Personality Disorder
  • Anxiety
  • Autism
  • Binge Eating Disorder
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Borderline Personality Disorder
  • Cocaine Addiction
  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
  • Combination Drug Dependence
  • Conduct Disorder
  • Conversion Disorder
  • Delusional Disorder
  • Developmental and Learning Disorders
  • Dissociative Disorder
  • Dissociative, Conversion, and Factitious Disorders
  • Drug and Alcohol Dependence
  • Drug-Induced Mental Disorders
  • Dysthymia (Chronic Depression)
  • Dysthymia and Cyclothymia (Mood Disorders)
  • Eating Disorders
  • Electroconvulsive Therapy (ECT)
  • Emotional Disturbances of Childhood and Adolescence
  • Factitious Disorders
  • Group Psychotherapy
  • Homicidal Ideation
  • Impulse Control Disorders
  • Major Depressive Disorder
  • Mania
  • Marijuana Addiction
  • Munchausen Syndrome
  • Nondependent Alcohol Abuse
  • Nondependent Amphetamine or Related Acting Sympathomimetic Abuse
  • Nondependent Antidepressant Abuse
  • Nondependent Cocaine Abuse
  • Nondependent Drug and Alcohol Abuse
  • Nondependent Hallucinogen Abuse
  • Nondependent Marijuana Abuse
  • Nondependent Opioid Abuse
  • Nondependent Sedative, Hypnotic, or Anxiolytic Abuse
  • Opioid Dependence
  • Personality Disorders
  • Phobia
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Psychiatric Medication Therapy
  • Psychosis Due to Mental Illness
  • Psychotherapy and Psychophysiological Therapy (incl. Biofeedback)
  • Schizoaffective Disorder
  • Schizophrenia
  • Schizophreniform and Schizoaffective Disorder
  • Sedative, Hypnotic, or Anxiolytic Dependence
  • Somatoform Disorders
  • Speech, Language and Learning Disorders
  • Suicidal Ideation
  • Tobacco Use Disorder

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Choice Plus POS II
Anthem
National (BlueCard) PPO
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
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First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
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About Me

Biography

Dr. Ahmar Butt, MD is a Child & Adolescent Psychiatry Specialist in Des Moines, IA and has over 21 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Butt...Read more

Specialties

  • Child & Adolescent Psychiatry

Board Certifications

  • Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
  • Psychiatry

Education

2000
University of The Punjab / Fatima Jinnah Medical College For Women
Medical School

Awards

Frequently Asked Questions

Does Dr. Ahmar Butt, MD offer telehealth services?

Dr. Butt has indicated that they offer telehealth. Contact the office to check for eligibility for your needs.

Is Dr. Ahmar Butt, MD accepting new patients?

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What are Dr. Ahmar Butt, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Butt frequently treats Psychotic Disorders, Personality Disorders, and Addiction & Substance Abuse. See all practice areas where Dr. Butt specializes.

Where is Dr. Ahmar Butt, MD's office located?

Dr. Butt's office is located at 1801 Hickman Rd, Des Moines, IA 50314. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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Locations

Practice

Broadlawns Medical Center1801 Hickman Rd Des Moines, IA 50314
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Mercyone Des Moines Medical Center1111 6th Ave Des Moines, IA 50314
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Prairie Ridge320 N Eisenhower Ave Mason City, IA 50401
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Affiliated Hospitals

Dr. Butt is affiliated with the following hospitals. Select a hospital below to learn more.

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Broadlawns Medical Center

Des Moines, IA

65% Patient Experience Rating, 4% lower than the national average

Mercyone Des Moines Medical Center

Des Moines, IA

70% Patient Experience Rating, 1% higher than the national average