Dr. Burt Bottjen, MD

Hospice & Palliative MedicineMaleAge 62

Dr. Bottjen
Telehealth services available

Mercy Family Clinic Clear Lake

1410 6th Ave S Clear Lake, IA 50428

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(641) 357-2191

Dr. Burt Bottjen, MD is a Hospice & Palliative Medicine Specialist in Clear Lake, IA and has over 37 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from University of Iowa College of Medicine medical school in 1984. He is affiliated with medical facilities Kossuth Regional Health Center and Mercyone North Iowa Medical Center. He has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Bottjen to book an appointment.

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  • Explains Conditions Well
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  • Offers Telehealth
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(641) 357-2191

Dr. Bottjen accepts the following insurance:

Choice Plus POS II
National (BlueCard) PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Wellmark Blue Cross and Blue Shield
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  • Didn't listen or answer questions (2)
  • Appointment was rushed (1)
  • Didn't explain conditions well (1)
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About Me


Dr. Burt Bottjen, MD is a Hospice & Palliative Medicine Specialist in Clear Lake, IA and has over 37 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated...Read more


  • Hospice & Palliative Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Family Practice
  • Hospice Care and Palliative Medicine


Broadlawns Medical Center
Residency Hospital
Broadlawns Medical Center
Internship Hospital
University of Iowa College of Medicine
Medical School


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Dr. Bottjen's office is located at 1410 6th Ave S, Clear Lake, IA 50428. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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Mercy Family Clinic Clear Lake

Mercy Family Clinic Clear Lake1410 6th Ave S Clear Lake, IA 50428

Affiliated Hospitals

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

Learn more about how Healthgrades measuresHospital Quality.

Kossuth Regional Health Center

Algona, IA

76% Patient Experience Rating, 7% higher than the national average

Mercyone North Iowa Medical Center

Mason City, IA

68% Patient Experience Rating, 1% lower than the national average

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