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Paul C. Pierson



Paul C. Pierson, DO

General Surgery
 "We look forward to providing personalized, compassionate care to those in Iowa City and the surrounding area."
Dr. Pierson was born and raised in Mason City Iowa, decided to play college football at Luther College in Decorah IA, while obtaining a Bachelors degree in Biology.  He spent time studying abroad in the Ecuadorian rain forest and Galapagos islands.  He stayed in Iowa to attend medical school in order to be close to family.  In his free time he enjoys travel, hiking biking, trap shooting, fishing and tailgating before Hawkeye football games.  

Specialties

General Surgery

Trauma Surgery

Joined Mercy Medical Staff

2019

Medical School

Des Moines University College of Osteopathic Medicine & Surgery, 2014

Residency

MercyOne Des Moines Medical Center

Diseases / Conditions Treated

Abscess drainage

Acute appendicitis

Acute cholecystitis

Anal fistula

Breast lumpectomy

Colon cancer

Diverticulitis

Feeding tube placement

Gallbladder disease

Gallstones

Gastric ulcers

Hemorrhoids

Inguinal/umbilical hernias

Intestinal obstructions

Lipomas

Mastectomy

Melanoma

Open surgery

Pilonidal cysts

Screening colonoscopy

Trauma surgery

Upper GI scopes

Venous access port placement

Locations of Practice

Mercy Iowa City General & Bariatric Surgery

540 E. Jefferson Street, Suite 205 
Iowa City, Iowa 52245

Phone: 319-688-7880

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