Dr. Mhd Louai Manini MD Pediatric Gastroenterologist

Dr. Mhd Louai Manini is a pediatric gastroenterologist in Des Moines, Iowa. He received his medical degree from Damascus University Faculty of Medicine and has been in practice for 12 years. Dr. Manini accepts several types of health insurance, listed below.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Pediatric Gastroenterologist: General Pediatric Gasteroenterology

Education & Medical Training

John H. Stroger Hospital of Cook County
Residency, Pediatrics, 2003–2006

Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education
Fellowship, Pediatric Gastroenterology, 2006–2009

Damascus University Faculty of Medicine
Class of 2002

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Pediatrics
Certified 8 years in Pediatrics

American Board of Pediatrics
Certified 5 years in Pediatric Gastroenterology

MN State Medical License
Active through 2013

IA State Medical License
Active through 2013

Publications & Presentations

Effects of Velusetrag (TD-5108) on gastrointestinal transit and bowel function in health and pharmacokinetics in health and constipation.
Manini, M. L., Camilleri, M., Goldberg, M., Sweetser, S., McKinzie, S., Burton, D., Wong, S., Kitt, M. M., Li, Y. P., Zinsmeister, A. R.

Feasibility and application of 3-dimensional ultrasound for measurement of gastric volumes in healthy adults and adolescents.
Manini, M. L., Burton, D. D., Meixner, D. D., Eckert, D. J., Callstrom, M., Schmit, G., El-Youssef, M., Camilleri, M.

Insurances Accepted

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

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