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Gretchen A. Diem, PhD

Health Psychology

"As a health psychologist, I have the unique honor and privilege of helping others learn how to utilize the power of their mind to improve their health and well-being."

Primary Clinic: Meriter Health Psychology

2601 W. Beltline Highway, Suite 300
Madison, WI 53713
(608) 417-2090

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Hospital Affiliations

Meriter Hospital

Education and Board Certification

2003, Fellowship, Kaiser Permanente
2002, Internship, University of California Berkeley
2002, Graduate Education, University of Denver
1997, Graduate Education, University of Kansas - Lawrence
1995, Undergraduate Education, University of Iowa, Iowa City

Medical Interests

Dr. Diem sees patients with a variety of medical conditions who are either not coping well, having difficulty adjusting or struggling to adhere to their medical regimen due to anxiety, depression, stress or family difficulties. She works as part of Meriter’s Diabetes Care Team, the Women’s HeartCare Clinic and closely with the Heart and Vascular Hospital to see patients with various cardiovascular conditions. She also works with patients who have polycystic ovarian syndrome (PCOS), cancer, infertility, neurological disorders, autoimmune disorders, fibromyalgia, chronic pain and obesity. In addition, she provides counseling to patients’ families and caregivers.

Meriter Medical Group Provider:  Yes