Dr. Alexandra Paige Volk MD Pediatrician

Dr. Alexandra Volk is a pediatrician in Iowa City, Iowa and is affiliated with University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics. She received her medical degree from University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine and has been in practice for 14 years. Dr. Volk accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. She is one of 26 doctors at University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics who specialize in Pediatrics.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Pediatrician: Pediatric Critical Care Medicine

Education & Medical Training

University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics
Residency, Pediatrics, 2000–2003

University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics
Fellowship, Pediatric Critical Care Medicine, 2003–2006

University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine
Class of 2000

Publications & Presentations

ClC-3 and IClswell are required for normal neutrophil chemotaxis and shape change.
Volk AP, Heise CK, Hougen JL, Artman CM, Volk KA, Wessels D, Soll DR, Nauseef WM, Lamb FS, Moreland JG 2008 12 5

Priming of neutrophils and differentiated PLB-985 cells by pathophysiological concentrations of TNF-alpha is partially oxygen dependent.
Volk AP, Barber BM, Goss KL, Ruff JG, Heise CK, Hook JS, Moreland JG 2011

Endotoxin priming of neutrophils requires NADPH oxidase-generated oxidants and is regulated by the anion transporter ClC-3.
Moreland JG, Davis AP, Matsuda JJ, Hook JS, Bailey G, Nauseef WM, Lamb FS 2007 11 23

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • AvMed Health Open Access
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Florida NetworkBlue
  • BCBS Florida Preferred Patient Care PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • CIGNA HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • Coventry Florida - Employer Group PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Health Alliance PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
  • Wellmark Alliance Select

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