Julia Buchkina, MD, MPH

Clinical Assistant Professor, Family Medicine, (view Academic Profile)


  • American Board of Family Medicine

"My favorite thing about my job is empowering patients to take charge of their own health. I enjoy teaching people how to implement personalized lifestyle changes like focused nutrition, therapeutic movement, and stress management to increase well-being and quality of life."



  • Chronic disease management
  • Family medicine
  • Obstetrics
  • Women’s health


  • Colposcopy
  • Endometrial biopsy
  • Intrauterine device (IUD) placement and removal
  • Minor skin procedures

Education and Training


  • MPH, University of Iowa College of Public Health, Iowa City, IA
  • MD, University of Iowa College of Medicine, Iowa City, IA
  • BA, Luther College, Decorah, IA


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