Dr. Patricia Mcguire

Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics
IA
38 years experience female

Locations

Office

IA

About

Bio

Dr. McGuire is a board certified developmental and behavioral pediatrician with over 30 years of working with families, schools, and organizations regarding children and teens experiencing developmental, behavioral, and learning challenges. I In addition, she has raised 3 children of her own who would have been labeled as challenging by others, but who have grown to be awesome adults. In addition to her medical career, Dr. McGuire is also a speaker, working with schools, agencies and organizations working with children and teens. She is the author of 2 books;- Never Assume: Getting To Know Children Before Labeling Them and The Pediatric Profiler's Guide to ADHD and Homework.

Specialties
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Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics

Licenses

United States: Iowa, Minnesota, Wisconsin

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Patricia Mcguire
38 years experience Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics
Stomach rest: It is never fun when a child vomits, but most of the time it is time limited. If there is no concern over your child took something he shouldn't, then ... Read More
A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Patricia Mcguire
38 years experience Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics
No medication: Although doctors have tried medications thinking these could be related to OCD, there hasn't been much success. The language is due to problems devel ... Read More
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Patricia Mcguire
38 years experience Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics
Unplug your ear: You are describing what is likely eustachian tube dysfunction or inner ear congestion. While not serious, it can be annoying & can last hrs to day ... Read More

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This was very helpful. Thanks! Thank you very much. Infections came back negative, she does have a lot of inflammation in her intestine. Doc is leaning towards dairy allergy. I hope that is all it is....Read More
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This was very helpful. Thanks! Thank you so much, I was really anxious about it and now I feel better :)
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This was very helpful. Thanks! Thank you for your time,we really appreciate it.

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Saint Louis University School of Medicine, MO
Graduated 1982MD

Residency

GUNDERSEN LUTH MED CTR
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