Dr. David Hatfield, MD

Dr. David Hatfield, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
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Age 49
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Dr. David Hatfield, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in West Des Moines, IA and has been practicing for 16 years. He graduated from Southern Illinois University School Of Medicine in 1995 and specializes in orthopedic surgery.

6001 Westown Pkwy

West Des Moines, IA 50266

Contact Information

(515) 263-9696

Insurance Accepted

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Hatfield performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Back Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers
Spine Disorders
very high
more than 92% of peers
Intervertebral Disc Disease
very high
more than 87% of peers

Dr. Hatfield's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Hatfield "To provide each patient with the highest quality of orthopaedic care possible. This involves every facet of the patient's experience at DMOS, from the moment a patient visits our facility to the moment they leave. They become a part of our DMOS family and our rich tradition of always exceeding patient expectations."

1  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*

47  Conditions Treated

  • Ankle Fracture
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Coccyx or Sacrum Fracture
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Femur Fracture
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hip Fracture
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Limb Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Lupus
  • Neck Muscle Strain
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Pelvic Fracture
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Rib Fracture
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Spine Disorders
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
  • Traumatic Injuries
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16  Procedures

  • Arm Surgery
  • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Fracture Care
  • 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 Surgery
  • Neuroplasty
  • Separated Femoral Epiphysis Treatment
  • Shoulder Dislocation Treatment
  • Spine Surgery
  • Surgery, Trauma

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Iowa.

0 Sanctions

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

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • Southern Illinois University At Edwardsville
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1991
  • Southern Illinois University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1995
  • University Of Tennessee Memorial Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1996
  • Southern Illinois University School Of Medicine
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2001
  • Orthopaedic Indianapolis
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2002

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Hatfield has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Hatfield's Reviews

3.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Hatfield to family and friends
50 total reviews (8 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (50)

  • 5
    (32)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (15)

Dr. Hatfield's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (8)

Dr. Hatfield treated me with great respect and told me exactly like it is. He did an awesome job on my back surgery and if I ever need another one I would go straight to him!
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Well, this is my experience. My doctor's office sent him my file. I was then told by his staff nurse that, if I have had a lumbar surgery in the past seven years he would send me back to that surgeon. And since my last MRI was older than a year, I would need a new one. Before he would even look at...more
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I have had 3 major surgeries performed by Dr. Hatfield and my husband and I have complete trust and faith in him. He is very thorough and treats you with respect. He showed compassion and answered all our questions in detail. He takes time to make sure you understand what needs to be done and...more
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Over an hour wait to see him; did not answer my questions - actually avoided answering them. Very frustrated and disappointed in my meetings with Dr. Hatfield. Wait time between appointments was ridiculously long.
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DONT GET BACK SURGERY THROUGH HERE!!! I called the clinic to ask Dr. Hatfield's team to prescribe a stronger pain medication for my wife since she had just had surgery. I was very upset because I had originally told them that she has a very high tolerance for medications. When they called me...more
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