Medical Services

Medical Services

Mercy Family Medicine of West Iowa City

New patients welcome. Same day appointments available.

Mercy Family Medicine of West Iowa City
1067 Ryan Court
Iowa City, IA 52246
Phone 319-688-7999
Fax 319-688-7096


Office Hours
Monday through Friday 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

  Mei Shi, MD, PhD
Dr. Shi received her medical education from West China University and her PhD from Rush University, completed her residency at Siouxland Medical Education Foundation, and is certified by the American Board of Family Medicine.

In her spare time, Dr. Shi enjoys jogging, walking, shopping and spending time with friends and family. One of her parts about being a provider in this area is when she goes out shopping, she will have patients stop and say hi. It makes her day! What Dr. Shi would like her patients to know about her is the she is also bilingual and speaks Chinese Mandarin, and she will listen to all of your concerns.  Dr. Shi thinks the Mercy Family Medicine of West Iowa City clinic is a new facility, that has great easy access with same-day appointments.
  Jennifer Swearingen, ARNP
Ms. Swearingen received her education from Coe College and Clarke College and is certified by the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners.

Jennifer enjoys exercising, boating and enjoying time with her family.  Her husband of 26 years, have two grown daughters and comes from a large family of eight children.  She is also a Eucharistic Minister at St. Mary's. What Jennifer would like her patients to know, is she is a great listener who is understanding, compassionate and very comprehensive.  One of many parts of her job she enjoys is educating in order to prevent disease and illness. Jennifer likes the Mercy Family Medicine of West Iowa City clinic because of the location and the easy accessibility of having a clinic all on one level.

Routine Services

  • Physicals
  • School and sports physicals
  • Well-child exams
  • Pap smears

Diagnostic Services

  • EKG
  • Lab

Treatment Services

  • Laceration/sutures
  • Minor surgery including wart and lesion removal
  • Joint injections
  • Treatment of ingrown toenails and nail injuries
  • Hormone Diagnostic Therapy
  • Manages general Anxiety, ADHD, Depression