Dr. Matthew DeWall, MD

Dr. Matthew DeWall, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
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Age 41
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Dr. Matthew DeWall, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in West Des Moines, IA and has been practicing for 10 years. He graduated from University Of Iowa Carver College Of Medicine in 2002 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. DeWall performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Knee Disorders
very high
more than 98% of peers
Bone Disorders
very high
more than 97% of peers
Joint Pain
very high
more than 92% of peers

Dr. DeWall'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. DeWall "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*

55  Conditions Treated

  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Baker’s Cyst
  • Bone Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cartilage Damage
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Femur Fracture
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Gout
  • Hammer Toe
  • Hip Fracture
  • Hip Injury
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Injuries
  • Limb Cramp
  • Limb Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Lupus
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Pelvic Fracture
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Runner's Knee
  • Scapular Fracture
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Systemic Chondromalacia
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
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29  Procedures

  • Arm Surgery
  • Arthroscopic Meniscus Repair
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • Cartilage Repair
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Fracture Care
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Hip Replacement
  • Hip Replacement Revision
  • Hip Resurfacing
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Knee Arthroscopy
  • Knee Dislocation Treatment
  • Knee Ligament Reconstruction
  • Knee Replacement Revision
  • Knee Surgery
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Osteotomy
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Separated Femoral Epiphysis Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture Treatment
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Trigger Point Injection

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

  • University Of Iowa
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1998
  • University Of Iowa Carver College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2002
  • Combined With Residency
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • University Of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2007
  • Sydney Orthopaedic Arthritis and Sports Medicine
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2008

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. DeWall has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. DeWall's Reviews

4.2
Likelihood of recommending Dr. DeWall to family and friends
15 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (15)

  • 5
    (12)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (3)

Dr. DeWall's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

I arrived into Dr Dewalls office three weeks ago barely able to walk on my right knee. He quickly made an assessment and ordered a mri. His staff scheduled it within a week and the Dr saw me ten minutes after the scan. He clearly explained what was wrong and how to fix it. The day of surgery I...more
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For several months I had been hobbling around using a knee brace to hold my knee in place. It would buckle if I didn't wear it. I went to see Dr. DeWall for a possible knee replacement. He recommended that I loose weight over the next year before he would suggest surgery. I left the appointment...more
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It's been 9 months since I dislocated and broke my elbow. I can't hold a cell phone, use my hand to drive, or pick anything up over 2 pounds because of the pain and weakness in my arm. I asked for physical therapy to help with this on 3 occasions. He refused. It is STANDARD practice to give...more
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I saw Dr. DeWall for a consult for a possible knee replacement. Even though he is a surgeon he recommended not having surgery at this time and gave me alternatives for now. He explained the physical limitations of a replacement, which were considerably different from my expectations post...more
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