Dr. Jason Wittmer, MD

Pulmonary DiseaseMaleAge 50

Dr. Wittmer
Accepting new patients
Telehealth services available

Pella Regional Medical Center Specialty Clinic

404 Jefferson St Visiting Pella, IA 50219

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(641) 621-2280

Dr. Jason Wittmer, MD is a Pulmonologist in Pella, IA and has over 24 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Wittmer has more experience with Obstructive Lung Disease, Sleep Apnea, and Pulmonary Vascular Conditions than other specialists in his area. He graduated from University of Kansas School of Medicine medical school in 1997. He is affiliated with medical facilities such as Broadlawns Medical Center and Mercy Medical Center - West Lakes. He is accepting new patients and has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Wittmer to book an appointment.

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Dr. Wittmer is affiliated with Pella Regional Health Center Pella, a highly rated hospital.

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Frequently Treated by Dr. Wittmer

Based on treatment records, we have identified the following as areas of care that Dr. Wittmer treats more often than their peers. If you are unsure whether Dr. Wittmer treats other conditions, please contact the office at (641) 621-2280.

Obstructive Lung Disease

Obstructive lung disease specialists diagnose and treat conditions including COPD, emphysema, asthma and cystic fibrosis that cause blockages or narrowing in the airways of the lungs, making breathing difficult.Compare with other Obstructive Lung Disease specialists.

Dr. Wittmer treats at a

very high

frequency compared to similar providers

Based on claims data for 5 conditions and procedures

Treatments
Dr. Wittmer
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COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
Emphysema
Asthma
Bronchiectasis
Normal
Frequency
High
Frequency
Very High
Frequency

Sleep Apnea

Sleep-disordered breathing specialists diagnose and treat conditions, such as snoring or obstructive sleep apnea, in which breathing is interrupted during sleep, resulting in symptoms of fatigue, irritability and high blood pressure.Compare with other Sleep Apnea specialists.

Dr. Wittmer treats at a

very high

frequency compared to similar providers

Based on claims data for 2 conditions and procedures

Treatments
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Sleep Apnea
Sleep Study
Normal
Frequency
High
Frequency
Very High
Frequency

Pulmonary Vascular Conditions

Pulmonary vascular specialists diagnose and treat conditions affecting the flow of blood between the heart and lungs, including pulmonary hypertension and pulmonary embolism.Compare with other Pulmonary Vascular Conditions specialists.

Treatments
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Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
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Frequency
High
Frequency
Very High
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Dr. Wittmer's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abnormal Thyroid
  • Acidosis
  • Acute Bronchitis
  • Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Acute Pharyngitis
  • Acute Sinusitis
  • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
  • Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Adrenal Gland Cancer
  • Alkalosis
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • All Types of Food Poisoning
  • Allergic Conjunctivitis
  • Allergic Rhinitis
  • Anaphylaxis
  • Anemia
  • Animal Allergies
  • Anxiety
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Asbestosis
  • Asthma
  • Asymptomatic Post-Menopausal Status
  • Ataxia
  • Athlete's Foot
  • Back Pain
  • Bedsores
  • Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
  • Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
  • Bile Duct Cancer
  • Bladder Infection
  • Blastomycosis
  • Blood in Urine (Hematuria)
  • Breast Cancer
  • Bronchiectasis
  • Bronchiolitis
  • Bronchitis
  • Bronchopulmonary Aspergillosis
  • Bronchoscopy
  • Bronchospasm
  • Bruise of Face, Scalp, or Neck
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Candidiasis of Skin and Nails
  • Cellulitis
  • Chest Pain
  • Chest Tube Insertion
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Chronic Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Chronic Sinusitis
  • Cluster Headache
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Confusion
  • Constipation
  • Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Cough
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Cystic Fibrosis
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Dehydration
  • Dermatitis
  • Dermatitis Due to Drugs
  • Dermatitis Due to Substances Taken Internally
  • Diabetes Mellitus, Secondary
  • Diabetes Type 1
  • Diabetes Type 2
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Diarrhea
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Diverticulitis, Intestinal
  • Diverticulosis, Intestinal
  • Dizziness
  • Dry Eyes
  • Dysentery
  • Dyslipidemia
  • Dysphagia
  • Dysthymia and Cyclothymia (Mood Disorders)
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Emphysema
  • Empyema
  • Enlarged Prostate (BPH)
  • Enteritis
  • Esophageal Fistula
  • Esophageal Varices
  • Fever
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Food Poisoning
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
  • Gallstones
  • Gas-Bloat Syndrome
  • Gastric Ulcer
  • Gastritis
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastroparesis
  • Gout
  • Headache
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Heartburn
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hepatopulmonary Syndrome
  • Hernia
  • Herpes Zoster Without Complication
  • Hiatal Hernia
  • Histoplasmosis
  • HIV (Human Immunodeficiency Virus)
  • Hives
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypersensitivity Pneumonitis
  • Hypertension
  • Hypoglycemia
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypotension
  • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Ileus
  • Immunization Administration
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Influenza (Flu)
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Insomnia
  • Interstitial Lung Disease
  • Intertrigo
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Iron Metabolism Disorders
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Ischemic Colitis
  • Itchy Skin
  • Joint Pain
  • Kidney Infection
  • Kidney Infection, Acute
  • Leg and Foot Ulcers
  • Limb Pain
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Lipid Disorders
  • Liver Cancer
  • Liver Damage from Alcohol
  • Low Back Pain
  • Low Blood Oxygen Level
  • Lung Abscess
  • Lung Biopsy
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Lung Nodule
  • Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • Malnutrition
  • Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
  • Metastatic Respiratory System Cancer
  • Migraine
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Minimally Invasive and Navigational Procedure
  • Muscle Spasm
  • Muscle Weakness
  • Mycobacterial Lung Infection
  • Nail and Nail Bed Infection
  • Nasopharyngitis
  • Nausea
  • Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
  • Nosebleed
  • Obesity
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteoporosis
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Overweight
  • Painful Urination (Dysuria)
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pelvic Abscess
  • Peptic Ulcer
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Pharyngitis
  • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
  • Pilonidal Cyst Removal
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Pneumoconiosis and Pneumonopathy
  • Pneumonia
  • Pneumonitis (Due to Solids or Liquids)
  • Pollen Allergy
  • Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Polyuria
  • Postnasal Drip
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Proteinuria
  • Pulmonary Arteriovenous Malformation
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Eosinophilia
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Insufficiency
  • Pulmonary Rehabilitation Services
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rash
  • Raynaud's Disease
  • Respiratory Failure
  • Respiratory Management
  • Respiratory Syncytial Virus
  • Restless Leg Syndrome
  • Rheumatoid Lung Disease
  • Rib Fracture
  • Ringworm
  • Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
  • Salivary Gland Stones and Inflammation
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
  • Shingles
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sickle Cell Disease
  • Sinus Bradycardia
  • Sinus Tachycardia
  • Sinusitis
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Study
  • Smoking Cessation Counseling
  • Swine Flu
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Tension Headache
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thyroid Goiter
  • Tobacco Use Disorder
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Tremor
  • Tuberculosis
  • Ultrasound-Guided Biopsy
  • Ultrasound, Endobronchial
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Urinary Incontinence
  • Urinary Stones
  • Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
  • Valley Fever
  • Vascular Insufficiency of Intestines
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Venous Insufficiency
  • Ventral Hernia
  • Vertigo
  • Viral Enteritis
  • Viral Hepatitis
  • Vitamin B Deficiency
  • Vitamin D Deficiency
  • Wegener's Granulomatosis
  • Wheezing
  • Yeast Infections

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Dr. Wittmer accepts the following insurance:

Anthem
National (BlueCard) PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
Cigna
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
HAP Insurance
Health Alliance PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Wellmark Blue Cross and Blue Shield
Alliance Select

Dr. Wittmer's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Wittmer

4.0

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About Me

Biography

Dr. Jason Wittmer, MD is a Pulmonologist in Pella, IA and has over 24 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Wittmer has more experience with Obstructive...Read more

Specialties

  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Internal Medicine
  • Sleep Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Internal Medicine
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Sleep Medicine

Education

2003
U KS
Fellowship Hospital
2000
U KS
Residency Hospital
1997
University of Kansas School of Medicine
Medical School
1993
University of Kansas
Undergraduate School

Awards

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What are Dr. Jason Wittmer, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Wittmer frequently treats Obstructive Lung Disease, Sleep Apnea, and Pulmonary Vascular Conditions. See all practice areas where Dr. Wittmer specializes.

Where is Dr. Jason Wittmer, MD's office located?

Dr. Wittmer's office is located at 404 Jefferson St Visiting, Pella, IA 50219. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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Locations

Practice

Pella Regional Medical Center Specialty Clinic404 Jefferson St Visiting Pella, IA 50219
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Broadlawns Medical Center Pulmonary Clinic1801 Hickman Rd Des Moines, IA 50314
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  • Hours
    • Mon: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Tue: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Wed: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Thu: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Fri: 8:00am - 8:00pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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Affiliated Hospitals

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

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Broadlawns Medical Center

Des Moines, IA

65% Patient experience rating, 4% lower than the national average

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

Pella Regional Health Center

Pella, IA

82% Patient experience rating, 13% higher than the national average

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