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Dr. Philip Bear, DO

Dr. Philip Bear, DO

Age 67 Cardiology M
(10) 10 reviews

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Dr. Philip Bear, DO is a Cardiology Specialist in West Des Moines, IA. Dr. Bear completed a residency at U Mo-Kansas City Affil Hosp. They currently practice at Iowa Vascular Institute at Iowa Heart Center and are affiliated with Mahaska Health Partnership, Mercyone Des Moines Medical Center and Mercyone Newton Medical Center. Dr. Bear is board certified in Cardiovascular Disease and accepts accepts multiple insurance plans.


  • Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Fellowship Hospital — 1987
  • U Mo-Kansas City Affil Hosp, Residency Hospital — 1984
  • Des Moines U, College of Osteopathic Med/Surg, Medical School — 1981

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  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • MultiPlan
  • PHCS
  • Simply Healthcare Plans
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • Wellmark Blue Cross and Blue Shield

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May 06, 2021
Dr Bear is very informative. Excellent bedside manner. Will be missed!!
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New patients are generally accepted by Dr. Philip Bear, DO. To arrange an appointment, call the number on Dr. Bear's profile.

Dr. Bear frequently treats the following conditions: Carotid Artery Disease, Heart Disease and Electrocardiogram (EKG). See more on Sharecare.

Dr. Philip Bear, DO is affiliated with Mahaska Health Partnership, Mercyone Des Moines Medical Center and Mercyone Newton Medical Center.

Yes, Dr. Philip Bear, DO holds board certification in Cardiovascular Disease and Internal Medicine.

Hospital Affiliations

  • Mahaska Health Partnership
  • Mercyone Des Moines Medical Center
  • Mercyone Newton Medical Center


  1. Iowa Vascular Institute at Iowa Heart Center

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      West University
      5880 University Ave, West Des Moines, IA 50266 (515) 633-3600
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