Dr. Steven Herwig, DO

Dr. Steven Herwig, DO

Ear, Nose, and Throat  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 70
Dr. Steven Herwig, DO is an otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in West Des Moines, IA and has been practicing for 37 years. He graduated from Des Moines University College Of Osteopathic Medicine in 1976 and specializes in ear, nose, and throat.

5950 University Ave

West Des Moines, IA 50266

Contact Information

(515) 875-9456

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna

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more than 89% of peers
All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
more than 88% of peers
Thyroid Cancer
more than 55% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat

1  Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*

47  Conditions Treated


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20  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Antrostomy and Antrotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Cervical Lymph Node Dissection
  • Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
  • Ear Surgery
  • Ear Tube Placement
  • ENT Surgery
  • Ethmoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Excision of Parotid, Sublingual, or Submandibular Gland
  • Excision or Destruction of Tongue Lesion
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Laryngoscopy - Laryngotomy - Laryngectomy - Pharyngolaryngectomy - Pharyngectomy
  • Laryngoscopy and Laryngotomy
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Vestibule and Floor of Mouth, Excision or Destruction
  • Wound Repair

Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • Des Moines University College Of Osteopathic Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1976
  • Metro Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1977
  • University Cincinnati Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1981

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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Dr. Herwig's Reviews

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4 total reviews

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Dr. Herwig's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


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  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes
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