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John R. Ewing, MD

Addiction Medicine

"Addictive behaviors are problematic coping strategies that result in unnecessary misery."

Office Address

1015 Gammon Ln
Madison, WI 53719
(608) 417-8144

Hospital Affiliations

Meriter Hospital
Pauquette Center for Psychological Services
St Clare Hospital & Health Services

Education and Board Certification

1998, Residency, Baptist Health Madisonville
1995, Medical School, University of New Mexico
ABMS/AOA Certification, American Board of Family Medicine
ABMS/AOA Certification, American Board of Addiction Medicine

Medical Interests

Dr. Ewing has a special interest in helping people regain their inner balance.

Medical Philosophy

Dr. Ewing believes that when individuals learn better ways to achieve happiness, their problematic strategies tend to fade away. Giving patients a better understanding of how emotions work and helping them practice more effective habits displaces addiction. Dr. Ewing enjoys a team based and multifaceted approach that includes patientcontribution to therapist and physician efforts.

About Addiction Medicine Physicians

Addiciton Medicine is a specialty that involves diagnosing and treating addictive diseases. It looks at the impact on the individual, as well as the family and friends of the involved patient. An Addiction Medicine Physician's medical training includes providing prevention, screening, intervention and treatment related to addictions and drug use disorders. They work closely with other members of the health care team to ensure that the needs of the patient and the patient's family are adequatly met.

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