David Shinkunas, DO

  • Specialties, Procedures, and Conditions

    Family Medicine

  • About Me:

    I enjoy the variety of family medicine. In the course of one day, I could treat a sports-related injury, transition to geriatric medicine and then help a patient develop a plan for diabetes management. It’s always something different.

    Seeing improvement in someone’s mental and physical health is very rewarding. I believe that the most successful outcomes are the result of honest, open communication between the patient and provider. The more I know about you as a person, the better care I can offer.

  • Special Interests

    Addictions, Adolescent Care, Adolescent Gynecology, Adolescent Obesity, Adult Mental Health, Alzheimer's Disease, Arthritis, Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD), Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD), Circumcisions, Dementia, Depression, Dermatology, Diabetes, Gastroesophogeal Reflux/GERD, Gastrointestinal Disease, Gynecology, Hyperlipidemia (High Cholesterol), Hypertension (High Blood Pressure), Hypothyroidism, Menopause, Menstrual Disorders, Migraines, Musculoskeletal Back and Neck Pain, Newborn and Pediatric Medicine, Obesity, Orthopedics-Musculoskeletal Health, Osteopathic Manipulation, Osteoporosis, Pediatrics, Peptic Ulcer Disease, Perimenopause, Smoking Cessation, Sports Medicine, Sprains, Thyroid Disorders, Women's Care, Work Injuries

  • Education and Fellowships
    Residency Des Moines General 6/1/1997
    Internship Massapwqua Gen Hosp-NY COMEC 6/1/1995
    DO University of New England College of Osteopathic Medicine (Maine) 6/1/1994
  • Board Certifications
    AM Osteopathic Board of Family Physicians Family Medicine-General
  • Languages Spoken:

    English

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