Dr. Denise Zwahlen, MD

Dr. Denise Zwahlen, MD

Geriatric Medicine  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 45
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Dr. Denise Zwahlen, MD is a geriatric medicine specialist in Kansas City, KS and has been practicing for 18 years. She graduated from University Of Missouri School Of Medicine-Kansas City in 1997 and specializes in geriatric medicine.

3901 Rainbow Blvd

Kansas City, KS 66160

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Priority Health

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Speech, Language and Learning Disorders
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Zwahlen treats Speech, Language and Learning Disorders more than 99% of her peers

Dr. Zwahlen treats this condition more than 99% of her peers

Gait Abnormality
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Zwahlen treats Gait Abnormality more than 95% of her peers

Dr. Zwahlen treats this condition more than 95% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Antalgic Gait
  • Myopathic Gait
  • Scissoring Gait
  • Spastic Gait
  • Steepage Gait
Muscle Weakness
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Zwahlen treats Muscle Weakness more than 95% of her peers

Dr. Zwahlen treats this condition more than 95% of her peers

Dr. Zwahlen's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Disorders
Abdominal Pain
Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
Allergic Reaction
Allergic Rhinitis
Anemia
Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
Ankle Sprains and Strains
Anxiety
Arthritis
Arthritis of the Elbow
Asthma
Asymptomatic Post-Menopausal Status
Ataxia
Atrophic Vaginitis
Back Pain
Bedsores
Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
Bladder Diseases
Blood Disorders
Bone Disorders
Breast Diseases
Bursitis
Calcium Metabolism Disorders
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Cellulitis
Cholesterol Screening
Chronic Neck Pain
Chronic Pain
Coccygeal Pain
Confusion
Constipation
COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
Cough
Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Dermatitis
Diabetes Counseling
Diabetes Screening
Diabetes Type 1
Diabetes Type 2
Diabetic Polyneuropathy
Diarrhea
Difficulty With Walking
Diverticulosis, Intestinal
Dizziness
Dry Skin
Dysphagia
Dysthymia (Chronic Depression)
Dysthymia and Cyclothymia (Mood Disorders)
Ear Disorders
Elbow Injuries
Enlarged Prostate (BPH)
Essential Tremor
Fibromyalgia
Foot Conditions
Gait Abnormality
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Gout
Headache
Heart Disease
Hip Pointer Injuries
Hoarse Voice (Dysphonia)
Hypercalcemia
Hyperlipidemia
Hypertension
Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
Hypokalemia
Hypotension
Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
Hypothyroidism
Indigestion
Insomnia
Irritable Bowel Syndrome
Joint Pain
Knee Disorders
Larynx Conditions
Leg and Foot Ulcers
Limb Pain
Limb Swelling
Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
Lipid Disorders
Liver Function Test
Low Back Pain
Low Blood Oxygen Level
Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
Malaise and Fatigue
Malnutrition
Menopausal and Postmenopausal Disorders
Mineral Metabolism Disorders
Muscle Spasm
Muscle Weakness
Nighttime Urination (Nocturia)
Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
Osteoarthritis
Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
Osteoarthritis of Hip
Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
Osteoarthritis of Knee
Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
Osteopenia
Osteoporosis
Osteoporosis Screening
Overactive Bladder
Painful Urination (Dysuria)
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
Peripheral Nerve Disorders
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
Pneumonia
Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
Polyneuropathy
Pulmonary Disease
Pulmonary Function Test
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Restless Leg Syndrome
Rh Incompatibility Screening
Rib Fracture
Runner's Knee
Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Shingles
Shoulder Disorders
Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
Skin Infections
Sleep Apnea
Sleep Disorders
Speech, Language and Learning Disorders
Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
Stomach Diseases
Thrombosis
Thyroid Disease
Thyroid Screening
Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
Tremor
Ulcer
Urinary Disorders
Urinary Incontinence
Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
Venous Insufficiency
Vertigo
Vitamin D Deficiency

About Me

Biography

Dr. Denise Zwahlen, MD is a geriatric medicine specialist in Kansas City, KS and has been practicing for 18 years. She graduated from University Of Missouri School Of Medicine-Kansas City in 1997 and specializes in geriatric medicine.

Specialties

  • Geriatric Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Family Practice
  • Geriatric Medicine

Education

  • U New Mexico
    Fellowship Hospital
  • 2000
    U Mo-Kansas City Sch Med
    Residency Hospital
    2000
  • 1998
    Guthrie-Robert Packer Hosp
    Internship Hospital
    1998
  • 1997
    University Of Missouri School Of Medicine-Kansas City
    Medical School
    1997

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Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Preferred PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Priority Health
Priority PPO