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Dr. Donald Hillebrand, MD

Transplant Hepatology ·  Male · Age 55

Dr. Hillebrand

Dr. Donald Hillebrand, MD is a transplant hepatology specialist in Des Moines, IA and has been practicing for 25 years. He graduated from Roy J Lucille A Carver College Of Medicine At University Of Iowa in 1990 and specializes in transplant hepatology, internal medicine, and more.


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Dr. Hillebrand's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Cirrhosis
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Hepatitis A
  • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
  • Hepatitis C
  • Hepatitis E
  • Hepatopulmonary Syndrome
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Liver Biopsy
  • Liver Damage from Alcohol
  • Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
  • Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
  • Non-Neonatal Jaundice
  • Viral Hepatitis

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Biography

Dr. Donald Hillebrand, MD is a transplant hepatology specialist in Des Moines, IA and has been practicing for 25 years. He graduated from Roy J Lucille A Carver College Of Medicine At University Of Iowa in 1990 and specializes in transplant hepatology, internal medicine, and more.

Specialties

  • Transplant Hepatology
  • Hepatology
  • Internal Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
  • Transplant Hepatology

Education

1994
University Iowa Hosps
Fellowship Hospital
1993
University Iowa Hosps
Residency Hospital
1991
University Iowa Hosps
Internship Hospital
1990
Roy J Lucille A Carver College Of Medicine At University Of Iowa
Medical School
1994
1993
1991
1990

Languages

  • Chinese
  • Vietnamese
  • English

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Hillebrand is a JOKE! The most self absorbed, arrogant,rude,deceiving&worthless dr I’ve encountered.If you want a good laugh,watch his UTube video on UnityPoint’s website.He uses adjectives to describe himself such as compassionate&caring.If that were true,he would have taken the time to make the...Read More
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I wasn't very happy with Dr. Hillebrand. My husband passed away 2 years ago of liver disease. Dr. Hillebrand was his Dr. for the 2 years he was ill. My husband went into the hospital and never came home. I never saw Dr. Hillebrand or talked to him during this time. I waited at the hospital because...Read More
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He was my husband Charles doctor 18yrs. ago at Loma Linda University Hospital in California. Cared for my husband before and after Charles liver transplant,now he needs a liver and kidney transplant. If only Dr. knew how much he is missed over here. He is caring,understanding and is "very"...Read More
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Has no compassion and very rude! He believes alcoholism is a choice and not a disease. His treatment (or lack of) his patients with alcoholism reflects his belief. He will brag about all his credentials which are nothing more then medical school at Iowa followed by a residency there and a few...Read More
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He is thorough in having tests done. He explains my situation and treatments so that I understand what is happening and what will happen with my liver disease. Though very nice and friendly, he could learn to smile!?!?!
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