Dr. David Groen, DPM

Dr. David Groen, DPM

Podiatric Surgery  ·  
Dr. David Groen, DPM is a podiatric surgery specialist in West Des Moines, IA. He specializes in podiatric surgery and podiatric foot & ankle 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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Top Care Areas

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Foot Conditions
very high
more than 98% of peers
Foot Fracture
very high
more than 94% of peers
Foot Sprain
very high
more than 92% of peers

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2  Specialties

  • Podiatric Surgery
  • Podiatric Foot & Ankle Surgery

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Groen does not have any board certifications listed.

13  Conditions Treated

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Bunion
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Fracture
  • Foot Sprain
  • Fracture
  • Hammer Toe
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Sever's Disease
  • Stress Fracture of Foot

6  Procedures

  • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Foot and Ankle Ligament and Tendon Repair
  • Fracture Care
  • Nail Avulsion and Excision

Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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What People Say About Dr. David Groen, DPM
about 9 years ago Dr grown did bunion operation on me I have been in pain ever since he put screws in the foot and i asked him to remove them and he would not do it! I still have pain and it goes up my leg throbs most of the time it is getting worse I have been to three other doctors ...Read More
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l H in Ottumwa, IA – Aug 18, 2016
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My daughter was referred to Dr. Groen by Iowa Clinic Urgent care for a volleyball ankle injury. Dr. Groen told us she had fractured her ankle and needed surgery within two weeks. A second opinion Orthopedic Dr. looked at the same x-ray and told us that he didn't think she had a new fracture. An MRI...Read More
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M. Smart in Des Moines, IA – Feb 05, 2016
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