Susan Mason | Family Medicine Cedar Rapids

Susan Mason, D.O.

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Clinic Hours

MON 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
TUE 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
WED 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
THU 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
FRI 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

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Why did you become a physician/provider?

To fulfill my desire to be of service to the hurt, sick or those in need combined with my lifelong interest in medicine.

What qualities best describe the care you provide your patients?

Empathy, compassion and competence

Being a healthcare provider, what drives/motivates you each day?

Patient satisfaction! I wish to give undivided attention to my patients and provide each one a plan of care and action that fully addresses the concern(s) at hand

What is the most important message you would like to share with your patients? What would you like your patients to know about you?

You will be provided with patient centered care. I will listen carefully to you, bring all of my skills as a doctor and give you the best course of action for your concern no matter how straightforward or complex using the all of the tools and systems available to us. 

Personal Interests

Family and friends, cooking, gardening, exercise, reading, writing, the arts and travel


Osteopathic Manipulative Treatment (OMT)

Patients with conditions such as asthma, COPD and carpal tunnel or those who suffer from migraines, muscle pain or sinus disorders usually talk to their provider about a prescription medication, surgery options or some other conventional form of treatment. There is a complementary option, which can be used in addition to medical treatment called Osteopathic Manipulative Treatment (OMT). Read more.

Psoriasis Types & How to Take Control of the Condition

Psoriasis is a physically and mentally challenging diagnosis. While you can’t control if you develop psoriasis, managing your lifestyle can help keep flair-ups at bay. Susan Mason, DO, UnityPoint Health, explains psoriasis types, treatment options and risk factors. Read more about psoriasis types and how to take control.

Specialty

Family Medicine

Procedures

Dr. Mason also schedules appointments for - osteopathic manipulative therapy (OMT). It involves using the hands to diagnose, treat, and prevent illness or injury. Using OMT, she will move your muscles and joints using techniques including stretching, gentle pressure and resistance.

Accepts Children

Yes

College/Medical School

West Virgina School of Osteopathic Medicine

Board Certification(s):

American College of Osteopathic Medicine