Dr. Matthew John Weresh MD Orthopedic Surgeon

Dr. Matthew Weresh is an orthopedic surgeon in West Des Moines, Iowa. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Cass County Memorial Hospital and Iowa Lutheran Hospital. He received his medical degree from University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine and has been in practice for 23 years. Dr. Weresh accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 3 doctors at Cass County Memorial Hospital and one of 30 at Iowa Lutheran Hospital who specialize in Orthopedic Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Orthopedic Surgeon: Orthopedic Spine Surgery

Education & Medical Training

Akron General Medical Center
Residency, Orthopedic Surgery, 1991 - 1996

Carolinas Medical Center
Fellowship, Orthopedic Trauma, 1996 - 1997

University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine
Class of 1991

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified 5 years in Internal Medicine

AZ State Medical License
Active through 2014

Awards, Honors & Recognition

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

Publications & Presentations

Prospective comparison of contrast-enhanced computed tomography versus magnetic resonance venography in the detection of occult deep pelvic vein thrombosis in patients with pelvic and acetabular fractures.
Stover, M.D., Morgan, S.J., Bosse, M.J., Sims, S.H., Howard, B.J., Stackhouse, D., Weresh, M.J., Kellam, J.F.

Failure of exchange reamed intramedullary nails for ununited femoral shaft fractures.
Weresh, M. J., Hakanson, R., Stover, M. D., Sims, S. H., Kellam, J. F., Bosse, M. J.

Pulmonary gas exchange during intramedullary fixation of femoral shaft fractures.
Weresh, M. J., Stover, M. D., Bosse, M. J., Jeray, K., Kellam, J. F., Sims, S. H., Kline, J. A.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • Anthem Blue Access PPO
  • Anthem Blue Preferred HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • Cofinity PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • HealthAmerica HealthAssurance PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio SuperMed Plus
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio SuperMed POS
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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