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Career Center

Maternal-Fetal Medicine Physician

Site Name:
Des Moines, IA
1776 W Lakes Parkway
West Des Moines, Iowa, Iowa 50266
Whitney Jacobson, Physician Recruiter

Additional Information


  • Join a thriving team of 2 board certified MFM physicians and 1 perinatal APP at an expanding practice with a large referral base.
  • Strong support from experienced staff: 2 genetic counselors, 6 perinatal nurses, 9 fetal echo-certified sonographers.
  • Level IIIB NICU.
  • UnityPoint Blank Children's & Iowa Methodist Medical Center are one of two Children's Hospitals and Level I Trauma Centers in the State of Iowa.
  • Modern and fully equipped clinic adjacent to the hospital with GE E-10 ultrasound machines, integrated GE ViewPoint, and EPIC EMR.
  • Competitive compensation package including signing bonus, guaranteed starting salary, relocation, CME, 401K with match, 457(b), and HSA plans.

  • Consultative only. No delivery requirements.
  • 4-day work week with admin time.
  • Call 1:3 with new physician.
  • FOCUS values remain steadfast:
    • Foster Unity - Work as a team
    • Own the Moment - Connect with the team while treating them with respect
    • Champion Excellence - Commit to the best outcomes
    • UnityPoint - You matter
    • Seize Opportunities - Pursue greatness

  • MD/DO or ECFMG certified foreign equivalent.
  • BC/BE in OBGYN and Maternal-Fetal Medicine.
  • Fetal echocardiogram experience preferred but not required.
  • Hold an unrestricted license to practice in Iowa.
  • Ability to work as a team.
Des Moines and Iowa are known for their family-friendly environment, excellent public school systems, and low cost of living. Easy access to travel destinations through the Des Moines International Airport. There's plenty to do and see in Des Moines. Cultural events, festivals and the very popular farmer's market draw all ages to the downtown area. One-of-a-kind shops, locally owned restaurants and hip bars enliven entertainment districts. And with over 60 miles of bike trails, there's plenty of opportunity for outdoor recreation. There are even a few lakes and several parks!