Dr. Wendy Woods-Swafford, MD

Hospice & Palliative MedicineFemaleAge 46

Hospice & Palliative Medicine

Dr. Wendy Woods-Swafford, MD is a Hospice & Palliative Medicine Specialist in Des Moines, IA and has over 18 years of experience in the medical field. She graduated from UNIVERSITY OF MISSOURI / KANSAS CITY CAMPUS in 2005.

Dr. Wendy Woods-Swafford, MD

Iowa Methodist Medical Center

1200 Pleasant St Des Moines, IA 50309

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(515) 241-8100

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Dr. Woods-Swafford's conditions and procedures:

  • Acute Leukemia
  • Acute Lymphoid Leukemia
  • Acute Myeloid Leukemia
  • Adrenal Gland Cancer
  • Anemia
  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Marrow Biopsy
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Cancer
  • Burkitt's Lymphoma
  • Chronic Myeloid Leukemia (CML)
  • Coagulation Disorders (incl. Hemophilia)
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Erythropoietin Test
  • Eye Cancer
  • Hemophilia
  • Hemophilia A
  • Hodgkin's Disease
  • Hypercoagulable State
  • Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
  • Kidney Cancer
  • Leukemia Diagnostic Evaluations
  • Leukocytosis
  • Liver Cancer
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lymphoma Evaluation
  • Lymphoma, Large Cell, Anaplastic
  • Lymphoma, Large-Cell
  • Lymphosarcoma
  • Myelodysplastic Syndromes
  • Myeloproliferative Disorders
  • Neutropenia
  • Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Ovarian Cancer
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Pancytopenia
  • Peritoneal Cancer
  • Polycythemia Rubra Vera
  • Primary Central Nervous System Lymphoma
  • Primary Hypercoagulable State (incl. Factor V Leiden Disease)
  • Purpura
  • Reticulosarcoma
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Sickle Cell Disease
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Testicular Cancer
  • Thalassemia
  • Thrombocytosis
  • Vitamin B Deficiency
  • von Willebrand Disease

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Dr. Woods-Swafford accepts the following insurance:

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Dr. Wendy Woods-Swafford, MD is a Hospice & Palliative Medicine Specialist in Des Moines, IA and has over 18 years of experience in the medical field....Read more


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Dr. Woods-Swafford frequently treats the following conditions: Sickle Cell Disease, Anemia, and Acute Lymphoid Leukemia. See more on Healthgrades.

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Dr. Woods-Swafford's office is located at 1200 Pleasant St, Des Moines, IA 50309. You can find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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Dr. Woods-Swafford has over 17 years of healthcare experience.



Iowa Methodist Medical Center1200 Pleasant St Des Moines, IA 50309
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    • Mon: 8:00am - 4:30pm
    • Tue: 8:00am - 4:30pm
    • Wed: 8:00am - 4:30pm
    • Thu: 8:00am - 4:30pm
    • Fri: 8:00am - 4:30pm
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The Iowa Clinic1215 Pleasant St Ste 306 Des Moines, IA 50309