Dr. Matthew J. Weresh, MD

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Specializes in Orthopedic Surgery • Male • Age 51

6001 Westown Pkwy
West Des Moines, IA 50266
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  • Orthopedic Surgery

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Iowa Methodist Medical Center
1200 Pleasant St
Des Moines, IA 50309
Methodist West Hospital
1660 60th St
West Des Moines, IA 50266

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Des Moines Orthopaedic Surgeons
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6001 Westown Pkwy
West Des Moines, IA 50266
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1301 Pennsylvania Ave Ste 213
Des Moines, IA 50316
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    Dr. Weresh's Experience

    Dr. Weresh's Care Philosophy

    Specialties

    • Orthopedic Surgery

    Board Certifications

    • Orthopedic Surgery
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    • All Shoulder or Elbow Replacement Procedures
    • Arm Surgery
    • Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery
    • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
    • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
    • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
    • Excision of Femur or Knee
    • Excision of Humerus
    • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
    • Fracture Care
    • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
    • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
    • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
    • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
    • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed
    • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
    • Knee Arthroscopy
    • Knee Replacement Revision
    • Knee Surgery
    • Reverse Total Shoulder and Total Shoulder Replacement
    • Shoulder Dislocation Treatment
    • Shoulder Fracture Treatment
    • Total Hip Replacement
    • Total Knee Replacement
    2
    • Fracture
    • Hip Injury
    • Knee Injuries
    3

    Background Check for Dr. Weresh

    Malpractice Claims not available

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    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

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    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    University Of Iowa Carver College Of Medicine
    Graduated in 1991

    Internship Hospital

    Akron General Medical Center
    Complete in 1992

    Residency Hospital

    Akron Children's Hospital
    Complete in 1996

    Fellowship Hospital

    Carolinas Healthcare System
    Complete in 1997

    Undergraduate Schools

    Wake Forest University
    Graduated in 1987

    Other Education

    Preceptorship, Ao North America Preceptorship
    Complete in 1998
    Preceptorship, Uc Davis Medical Center
    Complete in 1994
    Preceptorship, University Hospital Of North Staffordshire Nhs Trust
    Complete in 1994
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Weresh & Staff

    • English
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    Dr. Weresh's Hospital Quality

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    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    • Iowa Methodist Medical Center

    • Methodist West Hospital

    • Cass County Memorial Hospital

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    Patient Satisfaction

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    Likelihood to Recommend

    5.0
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    5 out of 5

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Weresh to family and friends

    5 out of 5

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    Dr. Weresh's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    4.9 out of 5

    9 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    5 out of 5

    9 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    5 out of 5

    9 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    10 – 15 minutes

    9 responses

    Experience with Dr. Weresh

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    5 out of 5

    9 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    5 out of 5

    9 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    5 out of 5

    9 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    5 out of 5

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    Appointments & Offices

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    Is Dr. Weresh accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

    Office Locations

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    Des Moines Orthopaedic Surgeons
    6001 Westown Pkwy
    West Des Moines, IA 50266
    (515) 224-1414 (Office)
    B
    Des Moines Orthopaedic Surgeons
    Des Moines
    1301 Pennsylvania Ave Ste 213
    Des Moines, IA 50316
    (515) 263-9696 (Office)
    (515) 224-5324 (Fax)
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    Des Moines Orthopaedic Surgeons
    311 S Clark St Ste 285
    Carroll, IA 51401
    (712) 792-2093 (Office)
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