Dr. Susan L. Beck, DO

Dr. Susan L. Beck, DO

Breast Surgery | Female | 58 years old

Dr. Beck is a breast center surgeon.Read more

Mercy Surgical Affiliates
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      • Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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      • Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
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      Specialties

      • Breast Surgery
      • Breast Diseases
      • General Surgery

      Board Certifications

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      • General Surgery

      Conditions Treated

      • Abdominal Disorders
      • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
      • Bleeding Disorders
      • Blood Disorders
      • Bone Disorders
      • Brain Disorders
      • Breast Diseases
      • Breast Hypoplasia
      • Cancer
      • Cervical Cancer
      • Gynecologic Cancer
      • Hemorrhoids
      • HIV (Human Immunodeficiency Virus)
      • Hyperlipidemia
      • Hypertension
      • Mastodynia
      • Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
      • Nausea
      • Osteopenia
      • Osteoporosis
      • Ovarian Cysts
      • Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
      • Thrombosis
      • Uterine Diseases
      • Uterine Fibroids

      Procedures Performed

      • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
      • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
      • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
      • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
      • Puncture Aspiration
      • Thyroid Screening
      • Wound Repair

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      Education

      • Medical School
        Des Moines University College Of Osteopathic Med

        Graduated in 1984

      • Internship Hospital
        Des Moines General Hospital

        Completed in 1985

      • Residency Hospital
        Des Moines General Hospital

        Completed in 1989

      • Undergraduate School
        Iowa State University

        Graduated in 1980

      • Other Education
        Abbi Steriotactic Breast Biopsy

        Completed in 1997

        Advanced Breast Ultrasound and Interventional Biopsy Techniques

        Completed in 2006

        American Society Of Breast Surgeons, Certification In Breast Ultrasound

        Completed in 2009

        Chair Of The Department Of Surgery, Des Moines University

        Completed in 2010

        Nsabp-32 Sentinel Node Clinical Trials Participant

        Completed in 2001

      Awards & Recognition

      • Awards & Honors
        • Healthgrades Honor Roll
        • Fellowship International College of Surgeons, 1993
        • Fellowship American College of Osteopathic Surgeons, 1996
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      Languages Spoken

      • English
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      Dr. Beck's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

      • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
      • Specializes in Breast Surgery
      • Board certified in General Surgery
      • Malpractice claims in Iowa not available
      • No sanctions found
      • No board actions found
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      16 – 30 minutes

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      Dr. Beck's Care Philosophy

      Dr. Beck is a breast center surgeon.