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General Surgery - Mercy Cedar Rapids

Division of General Surgery

Located at Mercy Medical Center, Cedar Rapids


The University of Iowa Department of Surgery offers services at Mercy Medical Center in Cedar Rapids as part of a collaborative initiative between Mercy and UI Health Care. The clinic is staffed by UI Department of Surgery faculty members and provides general, acute care and trauma surgical services, which include:

  • Breast biopsy/surgery
  • Gallbladder surgery
  • Hernia surgery (open and laparoscopic)
  • Colon and rectal surgery (open and minimally-invasive)
  • General laparoscopic surgery
  • Vascular access surgery
  • Hemorrhoid surgery
  • Surgery of the skin and soft tissues
  • Varicose vein surgery
  • Appendectomy

For more information, visit the Mercy General Surgery Clinic website.


8th and 8th Medical Office Building
Mercy Campus
Level 3 / Suite 300
788 8th Avenue SE
Cedar Rapids, IA 52401

Park in the lot on the corner of 8th Avenue and 7th Street SE.

For questions or scheduling, please call, (319) 398-6747. 

As part of the same initiative, the UI Department of Surgery provides surgical oncology services at Mercy Medical Center's Hall-Perrine Cancer Center. Currently those services are provided by Department of Surgery faculty member, Dr. Vincent Reid. More information about Dr. Reid can be found on his Hall-Perrine web page at www.hallperrinecancercenter.org/cancer/hpcc-find-a-provider/profile/vincent-reid/.