Thomas M. Gellhaus, MD

Obstetrician Gynecologist
4.81 out of 5 (30 ratings)

Clinical Professor

Obstetrics and Gynecology ( )


"My passion is being around people who have an incredible compassion for caring for others and doing it in the best way possible. Bringing the cutting edge knowledge that is at this university to help those patients find the answers is what I love." — Thomas M. Gellhaus




Adult Specialties

  • Gynecology
  • Obstetrics

Special Procedures and Treatments

  • Adnexal structure removal
  • Colposcopy
  • Ectopic pregnancy treatment
  • Endometrial ablation
  • Hysterectomy (laparoscopic/open/robotic)
  • IUD insertion/removal
  • LEEP (loop electrosurgical excision procedure)
  • Myomectomy
  • Newborn delivery
  • Salpingectomy
  • Salpingo-oophorectomy
  • Tubal/ovary removal
  • VBAC (vaginal birth after cesarean)
  • Vulvectomy

Diseases and Conditions

  • Abnormal uterine bleeding
  • Adenomyosis
  • Adhesions
  • DES (diethylstilbestrol) exposure
  • Dysmenorrhea
  • Dyspareunia
  • Dysplasia
  • Ectopic pregnancy
  • Endometrial cysts
  • Endometrial hyperplasia
  • Endometriosis
  • Fibroids
  • Gestational diabetes
  • Hormone disorders
  • Incontinence, female
  • Interstitial cystitis
  • Menorrhagia
  • Missed periods (amenorrhea)
  • Ovarian cysts
  • Ovarian polyps
  • Ovarian tumors
  • PCOS (polycystic ovary syndrome)
  • Pelvic pain
  • PID (pelvic inflammatory disease)
  • PMS (premenstrual syndrome)
  • STDs (sexually transmitted diseases)
  • UTI (urinary tract infection)
  • Vaginitis
  • Vulvitis
  • Vulvodynia


105 East 9th Street
Coralville, IA 52241

1360 North Dodge Street
Iowa City, IA 52245

200 Hawkins Drive
Iowa City, IA 52242



  • Iowa Board of Medicine
  • National Board of Medical Examiners


  • MD, University of Oklahoma, College of Medicine, Oklahoma City
  • BS, Medicine, University of South Dakota, Vermillion, S.D.
  • BA, Chemistry, Augustana College, Rock Island, Ill.


  • Pathology, Sioux Valley Hospital, Sioux Falls, S.D.
  • Anatomic and Clinical Pathology, Sioux Valley Hospital, Sioux Falls, S.D.
  • Medical Internship, Sioux Valley Hospital, Sioux Falls, S.D.
  • Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics, Iowa City, Iowa


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Overall Rating

4.81 out of 5 (30 ratings)