Podiatric Medicine and Surgery Hospitals and Clinics
Providing education and experience at these locations:
Iowa Methodist Medical Center
Iowa Methodist Medical Center provides care to tens of thousands of patients each year, providing a broad spectrum of hospital-based services including, cancer treatment, cardiac care, maternity and women's services, emergency and trauma treatment, physical rehabilitation, wellness programs, surgery, orthopaedics and critical care.
Iowa Methodist is the designated trauma center for the Central Iowa region.
Iowa Methodist Medical Center is part of UnityPoint Health - Des Moines, which includes four hospitals: Iowa Methodist Medical Center, Iowa Lutheran Hospital, Blank Children's Hospital and Methodist West Hospital; a cancer center, John Stoddard Cancer Center; more than 50 UnityPoint Clinic locations; UnityPoint at Home; and UnityPoint Hospice.
Methodist West Hospital
Methodist West Hospital opened in October 2009 to serve the rapidly growing western communities. The 95-bed, state-of-the-art Methodist West Hospital offers a variety of services including: orthopaedic services, cardiovascular and pulmonary services, emergency department, maternity services and surgery.
Methodist West was designed specifically to care for orthopaedic needs. The Orthopaedic Center of Excellence has 34 beds featuring private adaptable rooms with the ability to be flexible as healthcare delivery and patient needs change.
The emergency department at Methodist West Hospital serves patients of all ages for trauma, medical, surgical and psychiatric evaluations. The Emergency Department has two trauma rooms, two triage rooms, 13 treatment/exam rooms and ambulance service in collaboration with City of West Des Moines.
Methodist West Hospital offers experienced staff and 24/7 on-staff neonatal support in partnership with Blank Children's Hospital. The 12-bed maternity center includes private labor, delivery, recovery and postpartum rooms.
The surgery department contains 14 private pre-operative rooms, six leading edge operating rooms, a cardiovascular catheterization lab and an endoscopy suite.
Learn more about Methodist West Hospital.
Iowa Lutheran Hospital
Serving Central Iowa since 1914, Iowa Lutheran Hospital provides inpatient care to more than 10,000 individuals each year and outpatient services to nearly 100,000.
A full-service community hospital with 224 staffed beds, Iowa Lutheran specializes in cardiovascular care, maternity and women's services, emergency treatment, chemical dependency treatment, behavioral medicine, general surgery, orthopaedics, transitional care and critical care.
Iowa Lutheran is also home to Iowa's largest private, hospital-based mental health facility. Combining advanced medical care with psychiatric diagnostic and treatment capabilities, it addresses mental illness and emotional or behavioral problems alike.
The hospital's history has been filled with firsts. It founded America's first polio clinic (1942), Des Moines' first kidney dialysis center (1971) and Iowa's first multiple sclerosis center (1988). Education has always played an important role at Iowa Lutheran.
Learn more about Iowa Lutheran Hospital.
Lakeview Surgery Center
Lakeview Surgery Center is a joint venture of The Iowa Clinic, P.C. and Iowa Health-Des Moines. The multi-specialty ambulatory surgery center opened in 2002 and serves over 600 patients and their families per month.
Over 125 Central Iowa physicians representing many physician groups and specialties have clinical privileges at Lakeview Surgery Center.
Learn more about Lakeview Surgery Center.