Erik W. O'Connell | Internal Medicine Cedar Rapids
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Erik W. O'Connell, D.O.

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1026 A Avenue, NE
Cedar Rapids, Iowa 52402



UnityPoint Clinic Hospitalists – Cedar Rapids


About This ProviderPrint

Why did you become a physician/provider?

Since I can remember I have always wanted to help people. I also have a passion for biochemistry and pathophysiology. I found medicine to be a perfect fit.

What qualities best describe the care you provide to your patients? 

Patient centered, evidence based, team oriented and outcome driven.

What motivates you each day?

I'm motivated by complex medical illnesses and diagnostic and therapeutic challenges. Solving a patient's problem is the most satisfying experience.

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

No matter what challenges we face, we have the power to change, the power to overcome illness and the power to live the life we want.


Internal Medicine

Areas of Interest

Hospital Medicine

Accepts Children


College/Medical School

University of New England College of Osteopathic Medicine


Geisinger Medical Center

Board Certification(s):

American Osteopathic Board of Internal Medicine


Geisinger Medical Center