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Dr. Edward Ortell, DO

Dr. Edward Ortell, DO

Age 54 General Surgery M
(13) 13 reviews
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Dr. Edward Ortell, DO is a general surgery specialist in Ottumwa, IA. He currently practices at Surgical Partners Of Ottumwa and is affiliated with Ottumwa Regional Health Center. He accepts multiple insurance plans.


  • DES MOINES UNIV COLL OF OSTEO MED & SURG, Medical School — 1995

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • American Enterprise Group
  • American Republic
  • Anthem
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Assurant Health
  • Bakery & Confectionary Union Plan
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • EmblemHealth
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Golden Rule
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • Medico
  • MultiPlan
  • Principal Life
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • Wellmark Blue Cross and Blue Shield
  • Wisconsin Physicians Service

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  1. Surgical Partners Of Ottumwa

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      Surgical Partners of Ottumwa
      1005 Pennsylvania Ave Ste 211, Ottumwa, IA 52501 Existing Patients: (641) 684-2927

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He explains things clearly so it's easy to understand what's going on. And I know of others he has helped and saved also.
— Oct 12, 2021
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Dr. Ortell frequently treats Abdominal Pain, Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage), and Gallstones.  

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Hospital Affiliations

  • Ottumwa Regional Health Center