Dr. Bernard Munro, MD

Dr. Bernard Munro, MD

Obstetrics & Gynecology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 56
Dr. Bernard Munro, MD is an obstetrics & gynecology specialist in West Des Moines, IA and has been practicing for 30 years. He graduated from Creighton Univ Sch Of Med in 1988 and specializes in obstetrics & gynecology.

2501 Westown Pkwy Ste 1101

West Des Moines, IA 50266

Contact Information

(515) 267-8300

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HAP Insurance
  • MultiPlan
  • Wellmark Blue Cross and Blue Shield

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Top Care Areas

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Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Ovarian Cysts
very high
more than 96% of peers
Pap Smear Abnormalities
very high
more than 95% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Obstetrics & Gynecology

1  Board Certifications

  • Obstetrics & Gynecology
    Accredited by: American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology*

55  Conditions Treated


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36  Procedures

  • Birth Control
  • Colporrhaphy
  • Colposcopy
  • C-Section
  • Destruction or Excision of Lesion of Cervix (incl. LEEP)
  • Destruction or Excision of Vaginal Lesions
  • Dilation and Curettage
  • Endocervical Curettage
  • Endometrial Ablation
  • Excision of Cervix
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • Fetal Cardiac Monitoring
  • Gonorrhea Screening
  • Hepatitis B Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis C Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • Herpes Simplex Screening
  • HIV Screening
  • Human Papillomavirus DNA Testing
  • Hysterectomy - Laparoscopic
  • Hysterectomy - Open
  • Hysteroscopy
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Myomectomy - Open and-or Laparoscopic
  • Pap Smear
  • Pregnancy Test
  • Pregnancy Ultrasound
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Rh Incompatibility Screening
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Syphilis Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Tubal Ligation
  • Vaginal Birth After Cesarean (VBAC)
  • Vaginal Delivery and VBAC
  • Vaginal Surgery


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Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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  • Creighton Univ Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1988
  • Central Ia Health Sys/Ia Methodi
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Mt Sinai Hospital Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Munro has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Munro's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Munro to family and friends
36 total reviews (6 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (36)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Munro's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

I absolutely love this doctor, been going to him for 20+ years. This is the only doctor I trust 100%. He delivered both my babies. He does not sugar coat things, tells you straight like it is. He believes in education and always has a student with him. He has a kind heart for each and every...more
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Dr. Munro, Preformed my tubble pregnancy back in 2014, my tube had actually burst. He was wonderful I definitely would recomend him myself! Thanks munro!
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Explains things in a way you can understand. Very straightforward and honest. Would not want to go to anyone else.
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Dr Munro was incredible. I was 34 years old at the time I became pregnant with my daughter and had a very problematic pregnancy. Dr Munro did every thing within the limits of safety & responsibility to provide my daughter and I the best possible outcome. He went out of his way for my family and I,...more
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Doctor Munro did not listen to my concerns while pregnant. My daughter was born 10weeks early due to his negligence. She passed away last November.
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