DCH to Offer Orthopedic Surgery Outpatient Clinic

Beginning June 27th, DCH is excited to welcome a new Outpatient Clinic to our services. Dr. Thomas Anderson and Dr. David Beard will offer Orthopedic Surgical services and deliver exceptional care, close to home.

Dr. Anderson will start at DCH on June 27th and 28th, and Dr. Anderson and Dr. Beard will alternate visits on the 2nd and 4th Thursday & Friday each month

The following services will be available in this new clinic:

  • Cortisone injections
  • Fracture care
  • Foot and ankle injuries
  • Hand surgery (including Carpal Tunnel and Finger Trigger Release)
  • Shoulder surgery
  • Sports injuries

Dr. David Beard is a Board Certified General Orthopedic Surgeon who has completed a fellowship in Shoulder and Upper Extremity Surgery. Dr. Beard takes a strong stance towards positive patient outcome and patient care. Dr. Beard has been granted multiple awards: Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2014) and Patients’ Choice Award (2014, 2017). He is excited to serve the residents of Decatur County.

Dr. Anderson is a Board-Certified Orthopedic Surgeon who is originally from Northwest Iowa. He attended college and medical school there as well. After completing his residency in Wisconsin, he went on to his Sports Medicine Fellowship in Cleveland Ohio. He worked for the Cleveland Clinic from 1983-2016. Dr. Anderson was the Cleveland Browns NFL football team Primary Orthopedic Consultant. Dr. Anderson is excited to be back in Iowa again and serving Decatur County.

If you receive a referral for orthopedic surgery from your primary care physician, ask them to refer to your Decatur County Hospital so you can receive exceptional care, close to home.  Call our Outpatient Clinic at 641-446-2285 to get your appointment set up. For more information about stay tuned to www.decaturcountyhospital.org and our Facebook page @DecaturCountyHospitalIowa for more information as it becomes available