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Covid-19 Vaccine

Find updates on vaccine eligibility and availability for Iowa Clinic patients.

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Schedule Your Flu Shot

Our doctors say October is the best time to get your flu shot to maximize effectiveness and stay safe all throughout flu season. Schedule a convenient drive-thru option in Ankeny or West Des Moines. 

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Life is Crazy. We Get It.

But our team of doctors is here to help you slow down. We'll make your life easier with healthcare for the whole family in one location and convenient scheduling options. Because having a doctor who listens and partners with you shouldn't be a luxury. 

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Get Back to What You Love

Your knees, shoulders and elbows are in good hands with the help of orthopaedic surgeon Christopher Kim, MD, who specializes in Sports Medicine. No matter the source of your discomfort or injury, Dr. Kim will get you back in the game. 

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Coordinated Care From Every Corner of the Metro

No matter what ails you or what Central Iowa city you call home, there’s a doctor at The Iowa Clinic ready to help. From family check-ups to life-long specialty care, we are with you at every step of your health journey.

The Iowa Clinic by the Numbers

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Praise From Our Patients

I do all my healthcare with The Iowa Clinic's as well as my spouse. We travel 1 hour and 15 minutes because the healthcare is outstanding. Everyone is friendly from those that greet you at the front door to everyone inside. My appointments are always on time.
Tonia
Audubon, IA

Praise From Our Patients

After 40 years of being away, I moved back to Des Moines. Through my research, I decided The Iowa Clinic was the place for me. Good decision. The facility is beautiful and well-run. Appointments are on time, which is a hard task!
Debbie
Urbandale, IA

Praise From Our Patients

My husband and I could not be more pleased with or confident in the medical care we received at The Iowa Clinic Altoona Clinic, specifically from Dr. Matthew Nicholson. The entire experience, from booking an appointment to being greeted personally by Hazel at the front desk, has made us (and our son) loyal patients.
Pamela
Altoona, IA

Praise From Our Patients

I recommend The Iowa Clinic to everyone! I am a nurse myself, and can see everyone loves their jobs and it shows!
Tonia
Audubon, IA

Expert Advice for a Healthy Life

Is it a Sore Throat - or COVID? Check Your Sore Throat Symptoms
Is it a sore throat, strep throat, or COVID? Learn symptoms, remedies, and when it's time to call the doctor. Read Article
Patient and surgeon run IMT Des Moines Half Marathon just months after heart surgery
Five months after a major heart surgery, avid runner Dennis Howard and his surgeon Dr. Komanapalli finish the DSM Half Marathon. Read Article
Learn the signs and symptoms of strep throat and when it's time to call the doctor.
Strep throat, sore throat, or COVID-19? Know when a sore throat is more than a sore throat, and when it's time to see the doctor. Read Article
Help! My Child Is Sick and It's After Clinic Hours
An Urgent Care doctor shares tips for when to bring your child in and when you can wait it out. Read Article
Am I Pregnant? 7 Early Signs You're Having a Baby
The signs of pregnancy can show up before the pregnancy test says “yes.” Watch for these symptoms to see if it's time to visit your OB/GYN. Read Article
The Top Reasons for an Urgent Care Visit
Knowing when to go to urgent care can be confusing. Find out what issues are best treated by your urgent care provider. Read Article
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5950 University Avenue
West Des Moines, IA 50266

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1410 SW Tradition Drive
Ankeny, IA 50023

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Information posted is an estimate. Your personal experience may vary.

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