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Dr. John G Piper M.D., Neurosurgeon

Dr. John G Piper M.D.

Neurosurgeon

(40)
1215 Pleasant St Suite 400 Des Moines IA, 50309
Rating

4/5

About

Dr. John Piper practices Neurological Surgery in Des Moines, IA. As a Neurological Surgeon, Dr. Piper prevents, diagnoses, evaluates, and treats disorders of the autonomic, peripheral, and central nervous systems. Neurological Surgeons are trained to treat such disorders as spinal canal stenosis, herniated discs, tumors, fractures, and spinal deformities, among many others.

Education and Training

Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas 1990

Univ Of Ia Coll Of Med- Iowa City Ia 1990

Roy J Lucille A Carver College of Medicine At University of Iowa,Iowa City, Ia, United States 1990

Board Certification

Neurological Surgery American Board of Neurological Surgery ABNS

Provider Details

Male English

Residency

  • Univ Iowa Hosps & Clinics, Neurological Surgery
  • University of Iowa Hospital & Clinics

Accepted Insurance

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Dr. John G Piper M.D.'s Practice location

Practice At 1215 Pleasant St Suite 608

1215 Pleasant St -
Des Moines, IA 50309
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New patients: 515-241-5760, 515-241-5760
Fax: 515-241-4403, 515-241-8161

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