Dr. Nicholas Southard, DO

Dr. Nicholas Southard, DO

General Surgery  ·  
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Age 39
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Dr. Nicholas Southard, DO is a general surgery specialist in West Des Moines, IA and has been practicing for 12 years. He graduated from Des Moines Univ Coll Of Osteo Med & Surg in 2006 and specializes in general surgery and vascular surgery.

5950 University Ave

West Des Moines, IA 50266

Contact Information

(515) 875-9000

Insurance Accepted

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

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Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
very high
more than 98% of peers
Thrombosis
very high
more than 96% of peers
Carotid Artery Disease
very high
more than 89% of peers

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2  Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Vascular Surgery

2  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Osteopathic Board of Surgery*
  • General Vascular Surgery
    Accredited by: American Osteopathic Board of Surgery*

33  Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
  • Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Aneurysm
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Atherosclerosis of Aorta
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chronic Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Heart Disease
  • Median Arcuate Ligament Syndrome (MALS)
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
  • Peripheral Arterial Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
  • Thrombosis
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Varicose Veins
  • Vascular Disease
  • Venous Compression
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Venous Insufficiency
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24  Procedures

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Education

  • Des Moines Univ Coll Of Osteo Med & Surg
    Medical School | Graduated 2006

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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