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Joseph Cullen, MD

General Surgeon
4.42 out of 5 (34 ratings)

Professor, VA Medical Center Chief of Surgical Services
Surgery
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About

"I love fostering new ideas, and working with students and residents. From a research standpoint, the people I collaborate with here are just fantastic in trying to garner new information, new ideas, and new treatments for diseases." — Joseph Cullen

Languages

English

Specialties

Adult Specialties

  • Bariatric surgery
  • Gastrointestinal surgery

Special Procedures and Treatments

  • Cholecystectomy
  • Hernia repair
  • Minimally invasive surgery
  • PEG (percutaneous endoscopic gastronomy) tube placement

Diseases and Conditions

  • Abdominal wall hernia
  • Diaphragmatic hernia
  • GERD (gastroesophageal reflux disease, heartburn)
  • Hiatal hernia

Locations


200 Hawkins Drive
Iowa City, IA 52242

Credentials

Certifications

  • American Board of Surgery (General Surgery)
  • Iowa Board of Medicine

Degrees

  • MD, University of Iowa, Roy J. and Lucille A. Carver College of Medicine, Iowa City, Iowa
  • BS, Loras College, Dubuque, Iowa

Residencies

General Surgery, University of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics, Iowa City, Iowa

Fellowships

Gastrointestinal Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minn.

Cancer Research Member

Cancer Research Program

Program 2: Experimental Therapeutics (ET)

Cancer Center Membership Status

Full Member

Cancer Department

Surgery

Ratings

The number of stars is an average of all responses to provider-related questions from Press Ganey patient satisfaction surveys. Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5, with 5 being the best score. About our ratings.

Overall Rating

4.42 out of 5 (34 ratings)