Dr. James Turek, MD

Dr. James Turek, MD

Obstetrics & Gynecology  |  
Male  |  
Age 57
(7)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. James Turek, MD is an obstetrics & gynecology doctor who practices in Fort Dodge, IA. He is 57 years old and has been practicing for 30 years.

800 Kenyon Rd

Fort Dodge, IA 50501

Contact Information

(515) 573-4141

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

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Uterine Diseases
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more than 79% of peers
Ovarian Cysts
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more than 78% of peers
Vaginal Delivery and VBAC
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more than 75% of peers

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Specialties

  • Obstetrics & Gynecology
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Board Certifications

  • Obstetrics & Gynecology
    Accredited by: American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology*
32

Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Asymptomatic Post-Menopausal Status
  • Bacterial Sepsis
  • Blood Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cervical Cancer
  • Cervicitis
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Endometriosis
  • Gestational Diabetes
  • Gynecologic Cancer
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertension Complicating Pregnancy, Childbirth and Postpartum
  • Menopausal and Postmenopausal Disorders
  • Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
  • Noninflammatory Cervical Disorders
  • Ovarian Cancer
  • Ovarian Cysts
  • Preeclampsia
  • Pregnancy-Related Disorders
  • Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
  • Symptomatic Menopause
  • Thrombosis
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Uterine Cancer
  • Uterine Diseases
  • Uterine Fibroids
  • Uterine Prolapse
  • Vaginal and Pelvic Prolapse
  • Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis

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Procedures

  • Colpopexy
  • Colporrhaphy
  • Destruction or Excision of Lesion of Cervix (incl. LEEP)
  • Excision of Cervix
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Hysterectomy - Open
  • Hysteroscopy
  • Incontinence Sling Procedure
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Pregnancy Ultrasound
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Rh Incompatibility Screening
  • Vaginal Delivery and VBAC
  • Vaginal Surgery
  • Wound Repair

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Iowa.

2 Sanctions
  • Disciplinary action in another state (8/30/2013)
    Action Taken: Reprimand
    Summary: Please reference the following Document
    Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    State: Iowa
  • Substandard Care, Incompetence or Negligence (3/20/2013)
    Action Taken: License Restricted
    Summary: Please reference the following Document
    Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    State: Wisconsin
1 Board Action
  • Substandard Care, Incompetence or Negligence (6/13/2013)
    Action Taken: License Reinstatement without Restrictions
    Summary: Please reference the following Document
    Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    State: Wisconsin

Education

  • Univ Of Ne Coll Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1987
  • Madigan Army Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1988
  • Madigan Army Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1991

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Turek has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Turek has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Turek's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Turek to family and friends
3.3
based on 7 total reviews
Dr. Turek's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well
    VERY GOOD
  • Answers Questions
    GOOD
  • Time well spent
    VERY GOOD
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    Under 10 minutes
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Turek accepts 5 insurance carriers
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • HAP Insurance
    Health Alliance PPO
  • Wellmark Blue Cross and Blue Shield
    Alliance Select

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Hospitals where Dr. Turek has admitting privileges

UnityPoint Health - Fort Dodge
802 Kenyon Rd
Fort Dodge, IA 50501
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