Dr. Dawn Schissel, MD

Dr. Dawn Schissel, MD

Family Medicine  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 56
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Dr. Dawn Schissel, MD is a family medicine specialist in West Des Moines, IA and has been practicing for 30 years. She graduated from University Of Minnesota Medical School in 1988 and specializes in family medicine.

230 S 68th St Ste 1203

West Des Moines, IA 50266

Contact Information

(515) 471-1800

Insurance Accepted

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Humana
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • WellPoint

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Dr. Schissel's Experience

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Dr. Schissel's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Family Medicine
  • Board certified in Family Practice
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

1  Specialties

  • Family Medicine

1  Board Certifications

  • Family Practice
    Accredited by: American Board of Family Medicine*

108  Conditions Treated

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20  Procedures

  • Abscess Incision and Drainage
  • Biopsy
  • Breast Exam
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Immunization
  • Joint Injection
  • Liver Function Test
  • Pap Smear
  • Pelvic Exams
  • Physical Examination
  • Stitches
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Urinalysis
  • Vaccination
  • Wart Removal
  • Well Baby Care
  • Wellness Examination

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Iowa.

0 Sanctions

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.

Education

  • University Of Minnesota / Twin Cities Campus
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1983
  • University Of Minnesota Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated 1988
  • Broadlawns Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Schissel has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Schissel's Reviews

4.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Schissel to family and friends
28 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (28)

  • 5
    (20)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (7)

Dr. Schissel's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

I saw Dr. Schissel wanting a physical and to discuss a recent experience I had in which I believe I may have miscarried. A med student came in first and I told her I need to discuss a possible miscarriage. When Dr. Schissel came in, she instructed her student to perform a pap smear. I've had 2...more
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Love Dr. Schissel how ever went for an appointment to get birth control to stop having periods because mine are awful and extremely painful, her nurse gave me a lecture on how I am to young to decide not to have children (I am 40 just FYI) and in a condisending voice to me she will have Dr ....more
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Today I stopped having dr Schissel as my PCP after being talked to the way she talked to me today and told she would no longer be my doctor concerning diabetes. When it got to be too much or I was too much of a bother with it she backed out. Refused to write note about missing work but changed ...more
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Dr Don has always been very helpful and professional.
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