University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics

Portrait

Physician

Rick Dobyns, MD

Clinical Professor, Family Medicine (view Academic Profile)

About

"No one questioned what I did when I was a family physician in private practice. At UI I'm always challenged to teach, which forces me to explain myself. This keeps me from doing things that are not "state of the art" medicine."

Clinics

Specialties

  • Family medicine
  • Geriatric medicine

Education and Training

Degrees

  • MSPH, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA
  • MD, University of Minnesota Medical School
  • BA, Saint Olaf College, Northfield, MN

Residency

Family Medicine, University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, Iowa City, IA

Certifications

  • American Board of Family Medicine
  • Certificate of Added Qualification in Geriatric Medicine

Awards

  • America's Best Doctors: 2013
  • U.S. News and World Report: 2012

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