Dr. Stuart Weinstein, MD

Dr. Stuart Weinstein, MD

General Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 71
Dr. Stuart Weinstein, MD is a general surgery specialist in Iowa City, IA and has been practicing for 42 years. He graduated from Roy J Lucille a Carver College Of Medicine At University Of Iowa in 1972 and specializes in general surgery, orthopedic surgery, and more.

200 Hawkins Dr # 1008

Iowa City, IA 52242

Contact Information

(319) 356-1616

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • Principal Financial Group
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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more than 57% of peers
Spine Disorders
more than 38% of peers
Limb Pain
more than 14% of peers

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4  Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Pediatric Orthopedic Surgery
  • Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*

32  Conditions Treated

  • Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis
  • Ankle and Foot Instability or Derangement
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • Developmental Dysplasia of the Hip
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hip Dysplasia
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Kyphosis
  • Limb Pain
  • Lordosis
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Occult Spinal Dysraphism
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoporosis
  • Pediatric Spina Bifida
  • Perthe's Disease
  • Scoliosis
  • Scoliosis as Part of Neurofibromatosis
  • Scoliosis With Unilateral Unsegmented Bar
  • Slipped Epiphysis
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA)
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures


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14  Procedures

  • Complex Spinal Deformity Correction
  • Complex Spine Surgery
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Excision of Femur or Knee
  • Knee Surgery
  • Kyphosis Surgery
  • Lower Spine Surgery
  • Lumbar Spine Surgery
  • Orthopedic Spine Surgery
  • Pediatric Spine Surgery
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Internal Fixation
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Steroid Injection

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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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.


  • University Of Illinois At Urbana-Champaign
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1968
  • Roy J Lucille a Carver College Of Medicine At University Of Iowa
    Medical School | Graduated 1972
  • Uc San Francisco Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1973
  • University Ia Hosps
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1976

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Weinstein has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Weinstein's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Weinstein to family and friends
14 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (14)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Weinstein's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Super cool guy and just plain out awesome. Besides that, the best surgeon you could ask for. I got so lucky to have him as my doctor.havent had one issue since having the spinal fusion surgery 4 years ago at age 13. I'm now 17 and thinking about taking them out to see if it helps with my lower back...more
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Likely the best option for scoliosis fusion surgery back in 1998. Follow ups 5, 10, 15 years later......not so much In reading his notes from follow up visits, not only were they completely untrue.....they were basically lies. I cannot in good faith give a positive review about Dr. Weinstein. I...more
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Best Doctor Ever. I owe him everything.
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