Dr. Ken L Cheyne MD
Adolescent Specialist | Adolescent Medicine1212 Pleasant St Suite 406 Des Moines IA, 50309
Dr. Ken Cheyne is an adolescent specialist practicing in Des Moines, IA. Dr. Cheyne works with patients who are in the adolescent age, or generally between the ages of 11 and 19 years old. As an adolescent-specialist, Dr. Cheyne treats many common health issues that pre-teens and teenagers face, from mental, to behavioral, to physical conditions. Some of these issues may include growth and hormone problems, sports injuries, eating disorders, substance abuse and more. Adolescent specialists perform medical exams, histories and diagnostic tests, and develop individualized treatment plans for each patient.
Education and Training
Univ Of Ia Coll Of Med- Iowa City Ia 1982
University of Ia Roy J & L Carver Com 1982
Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas 1982
PediatricsAmerican Board of PediatricsABP- Adolescent Medicine
- Sleep Disorders
- Back Pain
- Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (adhd)
- University Med Ctr, Adolescent Medicine-Pediatrics; Univ Of Wi Hosp & Cli, Pediatrics
- UNIVERSITY MEDICAL CENTER
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