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Steven Elg, MD, PhD, FACOG, FACS

Specialty: Gynecologic Oncology, Women's Center

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Appointments: 515.875.9290

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About Steven Elg, MD, PhD, FACOG, FACS

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Gynecologic Oncologist, Dr. Steven Elg, specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of women with cancer of the reproductive organs. Dr. Elg is a recognized diplomate of Gynecologic Oncology by the American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology (ABOG). He has been practicing for over 25 years, 10 of those, right here in Des Moines area. He has authored and co-authored many articles and several book chapters on treating women with gynecologic cancers.

Prior to joining The Iowa Clinic, Dr. Elg served in the armed forces. He also worked at the Women's Institute for Specialized Health, and then was the Medical Director of Gynecologic Oncology at Memorial Hospital, both in Chattanooga, Tennessee.

Outside of work, he enjoys spending time with family, fishing, camping, and the outdoors.

Locations

Primary Location

Methodist Medical Center – John Stoddard
1221 Pleasant Street , Suite 400
Des Moines, IA 50309

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Specialties

Gynecologic Oncology , Women's Center


Clinical Interests

  • Ovarian Cancer
  • Cervical Cancer
  • Vaginal Cancer
  • Uterine Cancer
  • Endometrial Cancer
  • Vulvar Cancer
  • Primary Peritoneal Cancer

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology
  • American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology - Gynecologic Oncology
  • Fellow of Obstetrics & Gynecology (FACOG)
  • Fellow of American College of Surgeons (FACS)

Fellowships

University of Minnesota Hospital


Residency

Madigan Army Medical Center


Internship

Madigan Army Medical Center


Medical Degree

University of Washington


Graduate Degree

  • University of Idaho - Ph.D
  • University of Minnesota - Pharmacology

Undergraduate Degree

University of Idaho

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