Dr. E Shivapour, MD

Dr. E Shivapour, MD

Neurology  ·  
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Age 72
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Dr. E Shivapour, MD is a neurology specialist in Iowa City, IA and has been practicing for 38 years. He graduated from Tabriz University Of Medical Sciences, Faculty Of Medicine in 1972 and specializes in neurology.

200 Hawkins Dr

Iowa City, IA 52242

Contact Information

(319) 356-2572

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • HAP Insurance
  • Wellmark Blue Cross and Blue Shield

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Shivapour performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Migraine
very high
more than 92% of peers
Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
very high
more than 91% of peers
Brain Disorders
very high
more than 91% of peers

Dr. Shivapour's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

1  Specialties

  • Neurology

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurology
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*

72  Conditions Treated

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3  Procedures

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

  • Tabriz University Of Medical Sciences, Faculty Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1972
  • Bon Secours Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1975
  • Hamot Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1976
  • Henry Ford Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1979
  • University Iowa Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1980

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Shivapour has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Shivapour's Reviews

2.9
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Shivapour to family and friends
26 total reviews (6 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (26)

  • 5
    (10)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (2)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (12)

Dr. Shivapour's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

Have been followed by Dr Shivapour for my MS for about 20 years after my previous physician changed sub-specialties. I absolutely would refer anyone to him. He is very knowledgeable about MS and offers up all the options. He has a very gentle bedside manner and takes time to get to know you and you...more
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This Doctor is NOT ethical, I got pregnant and Doctor E. Shivapour told me " because your pregnancy I will not help you, left me with out medicine I needed. Refused to provide medical care. The University of Iowa didn't care.
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I had an appt with him in May 2016 after waiting 5 months for an appt which I understand how busy they are. It was because I had an abnormal change in my brain MRIs. His diagnosis was to lose weight. How helpful was that? Not sure what one had to do with the other. Worst experience ever. This...more
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He walked into the room and with no physical exam or discussion verbally attacked me. I wasn't given a chance to respond before he said he wouldn't see me and pranced out of the room.
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I loved how he know me. Thanks for your help shivapour I miss you happy retirement
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