Dr. Michael Mintzer, MD

Dr. Michael Mintzer, MD

Obstetrics & Gynecology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 58
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Dr. Michael Mintzer, MD is an obstetrics & gynecology specialist in West Des Moines, IA and has been practicing for 32 years. He graduated from Roy J Lucille a Carver College Of Medicine At University Of Iowa in 1986 and specializes in obstetrics & gynecology.

6000 University Ave Ste 203

West Des Moines, IA 50266

Contact Information

(515) 241-2200

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

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

Vaginal Birth After Cesarean (VBAC)
high
more than 82% of peers
Vaginal Delivery and VBAC
normal
more than 76% of peers
Pregnancy-Related Disorders
normal
more than 74% of peers

Dr. Mintzer'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. Mintzer "Choosing a physician is a very important and personal choice. At Iowa Health Physicians and Clinics we re sure that one of our healthcare providers is right for you no matter what you re looking for. With more than 40 central Iowa locations, we re bringing the knowledge and expertise of Methodist, Lutheran and Blank Children s Hospital to your neighborhood."

1  Specialties

  • Obstetrics & Gynecology

1  Board Certifications

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

8  Conditions Treated

  • Asymptomatic Post-Menopausal Status
  • Brain Disorders
  • Breast Diseases
  • Hypertension Complicating Pregnancy, Childbirth and Postpartum
  • Menopausal and Postmenopausal Disorders
  • Pregnancy-Related Disorders
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Vaginal and Pelvic Prolapse

6  Procedures

  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • Hysteroscopy
  • Pap Smear
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Vaginal Birth After Cesarean (VBAC)
  • Vaginal Delivery and VBAC

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

  • Roy J Lucille a Carver College Of Medicine At University Of Iowa
    Medical School | Graduated 1986
  • Metrohealth Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Mintzer has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Mintzer's Reviews

4.9
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Mintzer to family and friends
30 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (30)

  • 5
    (29)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
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Dr. Mintzer's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • 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 can't imagine the delivery of my son with anyone else. I was lucky enough to see Dr. Mintzer for every appointment and my delivery. Since it was a scheduled C-Section it was helpful to know he was there throughout the whole process and knew my records. He answered any and all questions I had...more
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Dr Mintzer provided excellent care when I was pregnant with my daughter. I drive an hour and a half to come to his office. He listens, explains everything in detail, and makes sure that all your questions are answered. I moved to Washington state last year and recently delivered my second baby. The...more
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Takes his time, treats patients with respect, knowledgeable, and really works with his patients.
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He is the best OB in Des Moines and I have been to so many. He is respectful and kind. Open to listening and respecting the patients wishes. He is really smart and is knowledgeable without being full of himself. He is not overly cautious but knows when to move fast. The first time I met him he...more
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