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Dr. Amber Tierney, MD

Gastroenterology ·  Female · Age 35

Dr. Tierney

The Iowa Clinic West Des Moines Campus

5950 University Ave West Des Moines, IA 50266

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(515) 875-9000


Dr. Amber Tierney, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in West Des Moines, IA. She graduated from University of Iowa College of Medicine and specializes in gastroenterology.


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Dr. Tierney accepts the following insurance:

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Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
HAP Insurance
Health Alliance PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
PHCS Network PPO
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Dr. Tierney's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Abdominal Disorders
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Tierney treats Abdominal Disorders more than 90% of her peers

Dr. Tierney treats this condition more than 90% of her peers

Hemorrhoids
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Tierney treats Hemorrhoids more than 85% of her peers

Dr. Tierney treats this condition more than 85% of her peers

Gastrointestinal Diseases
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Tierney treats Gastrointestinal Diseases more than 84% of her peers

Dr. Tierney treats this condition more than 84% of her peers

Dr. Tierney's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abscess
  • Anal or Rectal Pain
  • Anemia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Barrett's Esophagus
  • Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
  • Benign Tumor
  • Biliary Atresia
  • Blood Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Celiac Disease
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Cholelithiasis
  • Cirrhosis
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Dehydration
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Diarrhea
  • Diverticulitis, Intestinal
  • Diverticulosis, Intestinal
  • Duodenal Ulcer
  • Duodenitis
  • Dysentery
  • Dysphagia
  • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
  • Enteritis
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Diverticulum
  • Esophageal Ulcer
  • Esophageal Varices
  • Esophagitis
  • Gas-Bloat Syndrome
  • Gastric Ulcer
  • Gastritis
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Bleeding
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gastrointestinal Malabsorption
  • Gastroparesis
  • Heartburn
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
  • Hepatitis C
  • Hernia
  • Ileus
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Intestinal Abscess
  • Intestinal Ischemia
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Lactose Intolerance
  • Liver Damage from Alcohol
  • Malnutrition
  • Manometry
  • Mesenteric Lymphadenitis
  • Nausea
  • Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
  • Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
  • Pancreatitis
  • Peptic Ulcer
  • Pyloric Stenosis
  • Reflux Esophagitis
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Stomal Ulcer
  • Ulcer
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Unexplained Weight Loss
  • Viral Hepatitis
  • Viral Infection
  • Vomiting Disorders

Dr. Tierney's Reviews

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She made me feel comfortable and really listened to me and my concerns.
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Great doctor. Highly recommend.
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Completely dismissed me. Found help eventually. Ended up with bigger problems because of having to wait and find more help.
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About Me

Biography

Amber Tierney, MD decided to join The Iowa Clinic because of our reputation for great patient care. She loves to develop a relationship with her patients and their families over time. When Dr. Tierney is not practicing medicine, she enjoys spending time with her two daughters.

Specialties

  • Gastroenterology

Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
  • Internal Medicine

Education

University Of Minnesota
Fellowship Hospital
Washington University School of Medicine
Residency Hospital
University of Iowa College of Medicine
Medical School
Iowa State University
Undergraduate School

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