David R. Hockmuth M.D.

David  R. Hockmuth M.D. Cardiothoracic Surgeon

Cardiothoracic Surgeon


Born and raised in Iowa City, Dr. Hockmuth earned his undergraduate and medical degrees from the University of Iowa. He then completed a surgical residency at Berkshire Medical Center in Pittsfield, MA; and a cardiothoracic surgery fellowship at West Virginia University Medical Center in Morgantown.

Dr. Hockmuth, board certified in thoracic surgery, has unique expertise in pediatric heart surgery and valve replacement procedures. He joined Iowa Heart Center in 1992, and currently practices at Mercy Medical Center - Des Moines.