Dr. John Alan Stern MD

Dr. John Stern is a vascular surgery doctor in Des Moines, Iowa. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Iowa Lutheran Hospital and Iowa Methodist Medical Center. He received his medical degree from Saint Louis University School of Medicine and has been in practice for 32 years. Dr. Stern accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 6 doctors at Iowa Lutheran Hospital and one of 6 at Iowa Methodist Medical Center who specialize in Vascular Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

General Vascular Surgery

Clinical Interests: Vascular, Endovascular, Endovascular And Open Aaa; Carotid And Lower Extremity Pad; Noninvasive Vascular Lab

Education & Medical Training

St Louis University School of Medicine
Residency, General Surgery, 1982 - 1988

Saint Louis University School of Medicine
Class of 1982

U Iowa Hosps and Clinics
Fellowship, Vascular Surgery (Gen Surg), 1988 - 1990

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Surgery
Certified 25 years in Surgery

American Board of Surgery
Certified 22 years in Vascular Surgery

State Medical License

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Meaningful Use Stage 1 Certification, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services

Publications & Presentations

Post-total-knee-arthroplasty popliteal artery intimal tear repaired with endoluminal balloon angioplasty.
Sedrick, J.A., Ho, J., Stern, J.A., McDaniel, A.T., Mahoney, C.R.

Insurances Accepted

  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Health Alliance PPO
  • Health Net Arizona HMO
  • Health Net Arizona PPO/POS
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • UniCare PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
  • Wellmark Alliance Select
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