Dr. Ben Collins, DO

Internal MedicineMaleAge 61

Dr. Ben Collins, DO is a Internal Medicine Specialist in Urbandale, IA and has over 31 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from Des Moines University College Of Osteopathic Medicine medical school in 1990. He is affiliated with medical facilities such as Iowa Methodist Medical Center and Mercy Medical Center - West Lakes. He has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Collins to book an appointment.

Dr. Collins

Mobile Medical Professionals

6200 Aurora Ave Urbandale, IA 50322
Telehealth services available

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Dr. Collins' conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Pain
  • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Anemia
  • Anxiety
  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Asthma
  • Ataxia
  • Back Pain
  • Bedsores
  • Bladder Infection
  • Blood in Urine (Hematuria)
  • Breath Testing
  • Bronchitis
  • Bruise of Face, Scalp, or Neck
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cellulitis
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Constipation
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Cough
  • Dehydration
  • Depressive Disorders
  • Diabetes
  • Diabetes Type 1
  • Diabetes Type 2
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Diarrhea
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Diverticulitis, Intestinal
  • Diverticulosis, Intestinal
  • Dizziness
  • Dyslipidemia
  • Dysphagia
  • Emphysema
  • Enlarged Prostate (BPH)
  • Enteritis
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • Fever
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Gas-Bloat Syndrome
  • Gastritis
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gout
  • Headache
  • Heart Disease
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hepatitis A
  • High Cholesterol
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypoglycemia
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypotension
  • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Immunization
  • Immunization Administration
  • Influenza (Flu)
  • Injuries
  • Joint Pain
  • Leg and Foot Ulcers
  • Limb Pain
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Lipid Disorders
  • Low Back Pain
  • Low Blood Oxygen Level
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • Malnutrition
  • Mastodynia
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Muscle Weakness
  • Neurogenic Bladder
  • Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
  • Obesity
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteoporosis
  • Outer Ear Infection
  • Overweight
  • Painful Urination (Dysuria)
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Physical Examination
  • Pneumonia
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Polyuria
  • Rash
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sinus Bradycardia
  • Sinus Tachycardia
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Spirometry
  • Swine Flu
  • Thyroid Goiter
  • Tobacco Use Disorder
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Urinary Incontinence
  • Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
  • Vaccination
  • Vertigo
  • Viral Hepatitis
  • Vitamin B12 Deficiency
  • Vitamin D Deficiency
  • Wheezing

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(515) 279-1959

Dr. Collins accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
Medicaid
Anthem
National (BlueCard) PPO
Assurant Health
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
CareSource
Medicaid
Cigna
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Open Access
Commercial Insurance Company
Community Health Choice
Medicaid
Coventry Health Care
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Golden Rule
HAP Insurance
Health Alliance
Health Alliance PPO
Health Net
Medicaid
HealthPlus
Medicaid
Humana
Choice Care PPO
inHealth
Medicaid
INTotal Health
Medicaid
Medicaid
Medico
Midwest Health Plan
Medicaid
Molina Healthcare
Medicaid
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Peach State Health Plan
Medicaid
Principal Financial Group
Principal Life
Staywell (Wellcare)
Medicaid
Tricare
TriCare for Life
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Medicaid
Options PPO
United Healthcare
Wellcare of Georgia
Medicaid
Wellmark Blue Cross and Blue Shield
Alliance Select
Wellmark
WellPoint

About Me

Care Philosophy

At Mobile Medical Professionals we offer a very unique medical specialty as we see patients in their home only. Our patients must not have transportation...Read more

Specialties

  • Internal Medicine
  • Geriatric Medicine
  • Hospice & Palliative Medicine

Education

1993
Des Moines General Hospital
Residency Hospital
1990
Des Moines University College Of Osteopathic Medicine
Medical School
1986
Boise State University
Undergraduate School
University of Iowa

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Does Dr. Ben Collins, DO offer telehealth services?

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What are Dr. Ben Collins, DO's top areas of care?

Dr. Collins frequently treats Malaise and Fatigue, Fever, and Muscle Weakness. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Collins treats.

Where is Dr. Ben Collins, DO's office located?

Dr. Collins' office is located at 6200 Aurora Ave, Urbandale, IA 50322. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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Locations

Mobile Medical Professionals

Moble Medical Professionals6200 Aurora Ave Urbandale, IA 50322
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Affiliated Hospitals

Dr. Collins is affiliated with the following hospitals. Select a hospital below to learn more.

Learn more about how Healthgrades measuresHospital Quality.

Iowa Methodist Medical Center

Des Moines, IA

75% Patient experience rating, 6% higher than the national average

22 Awards Received

Mercy Medical Center - West Lakes

West Des Moines, IA

Mercyone Des Moines Medical Center

Des Moines, IA

70% Patient experience rating, 1% higher than the national average

Methodist West Hospital

West Des Moines, IA
22 Awards Received

UnityPoint Health - Des Moines Iowa Lutheran Hospital

Des Moines, IA
1 Award Received