Dr. Robert Wesner, MD

Dr. Robert Wesner, MD

Psychiatry  |  
Male  |  
Age 61
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Dr. Robert Wesner, MD is a psychiatry specialist in Iowa City, IA and has been practicing for 35 years. He graduated from University Of Illinois At Chicago / College Of Medicine in 1983 and specializes in psychiatry.

103 E College St Ste 220

Iowa City, IA 52240

Contact Information

(319) 351-8281

Insurance Accepted

  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Cigna
  • HAP Insurance
  • Humana
  • Principal Life
  • Wellmark Blue Cross and Blue Shield

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Top Care Areas


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Major Depressive Disorder
very high
more than 90% of peers
ADHD and-or ADD
more than 89% of peers
Psychiatric Diseases
more than 80% of peers

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  • Psychiatry

Board Certifications

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

Conditions Treated



  • Other Psychiatric Medication Therapy (Inpatient Only)
  • Psychiatric Evaluation

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.


  • Iowa State
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • University Of Illinois At Chicago / College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1983
  • University Of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • University Of Michigan Hospitals
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • University Of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Wesner has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Wesner's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Wesner to family and friends
based on 22 total reviews (5 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (22)

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Dr. Wesner's Performance

Explains condition(s) well
Answers Questions
Time well spent

Office & Staff Performance

Office environment
Staff friendliness
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

in Iowa City, IA
Dr Bob is the most compassionahnte Physician I have ever meet
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in Iowa City, IA
I recently walked in for an appt and witnessed the secretary being very rude to a client over a scheduling issue. After the patient left, I heard her recount what happened to Dr. Wesner, and her side of the story was an inflated lie. They both felt better by agreeing to send the patient a...more
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in Iowa City, IA
He's really nice and at first really listens to you and respects your opinion of your treatment. Unfortunately, after a while it's like he doesn't trust you or believe the things you're experiencing. I had the same issue for over eight months and didn't like the medication he put me on: his...more
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in Iowa City, IA
At my first appointment, Dr. Wesner spent well over an hour with me and asked about family, friends, history, personal experiences, etc. I have never felt rushed during appts. and he has returned my phone calls PERSONALLY, when needed. I am very pleased with the professional, yet relaxed...more
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in Iowa City, IA
Absolute worst experience with a psychiatrist in my life. He does NOT respect his OWN confidentiality policy, and makes you feel worse thank you did prior to meeting him! He seems like an unhappy man, with a condescending, extremely rude, secretary (to whom he will share confidential information...more
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