Dr. Walter J Riley, MD



General Surgery     -  Iowa,  Des Moines

 Overview

Dr. Walter J Riley, MD works in Des Moines, Iowa is a specialist in General Surgery and graduated Pottsville Hospital in 1965. Dr. Riley is affiliated with Iowa Lutheran Hospital, Iowa Methodist Medical Center and practicing for 55 years

 Experience and Qualifications

 Specialties

  • General Surgery

 Conditions

  • Aspiration Pneumonia
  • Charcot Reconstruction
  • Descemet's Stripping With Endothelial Keratoplasty (DSEK)
  • Esophageal Tumor
  • Gastrointestinal Surgery, Laproscopic
  • Genetic Testing
  • Hypochondriasis
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Laparoscopic Salpingectomy
  • Mongolian Spot
  • Muscular Dystrophy, Congenital, Type 1C
  • Radical Retropubic Prostate Removal
  • Renal Artery Stenosis (RAS)
  • Shoulder and Thorax Deformity - Congenital Heart Disease
  • Vertebral Artery Occlusion

 Procedures

  • Bone Marrow Biopsy
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Excision of Breast Tumor
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Mastectomy
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy

 Board Certifications

  • Board Certified by the American Board of Surgery

 Years Since Graduation

  • 55

 State License

  • Iowa

 Background Check

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 Education & Training

Internship Hospital


Pottsville Hospital


Year completed: 1965

Medical School


Meharry Medical College School Of Medicine

Nashville, TN, United States

Graduated: 1964

Residency Hospitals


Des Moines Va Hospital


Year completed: 1969

 Awards

1   Assn VA Cons
2   Association Virginia Cons

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 Office Locations


Primary location

 Office Address

315 University Avenue
Iowa (IA)
Des Moines,
50314

  (515) 244-9950

Accepting New Patients

  • Yes
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 Map & Directions



Office Address, 315 University Avenue, Des Moines, Iowa (IA), 50314




 Insurances Accepted (check insurance plans)

  • Navigate POS
  • Options PPO
  • UnitedHealthCare

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 Affiliated Hospitals


Iowa Lutheran Hospital photo


Iowa Lutheran Hospital

700 East University Avenue Iowa IA, Des Moines, 50316

Iowa Lutheran Hospital is a hospital located in Des Moines, IA. Procedures/Diagnosis costs are at the state average in 11 of 11 procedures. Length of Stay is at the state average in 9 of 11 procedures.



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Iowa Methodist Medical Center

1200 Pleasant Street Iowa IA, Des Moines, 50309

Iowa Methodist Medical Center is a hospital located in Des Moines, IA. This hospital reports jointly with Methodist West Hospital. Therefore the ratings and awards apply to multiple hospitals and this specific hospital may not provide all rated services. Procedures/Diagnosis costs are at the state a...




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