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Dr. Joel Westrum, OD

Dr. Joel Westrum, OD

Age 45 Optometry M
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Dr. Joel Westrum, OD is a optometrist in Des Moines, IA. He currently practices at Westrum Optometry. He accepts multiple insurance plans.


  • none, Residency Hospital — 2005
  • Wellish Eye Institute, Internship Hospital — 2005
  • Inter American University School Of Optometry, Medical School — 2005
  • University of Iowa, Undergraduate School — 2000

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  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • Wellmark Blue Cross and Blue Shield

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I have seen him for 5 years. he is very good. recently I had a clot in the eye and he was able to see me right away
Neal T. Cleary in Des Moines, IA — Mar 06, 2016
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Dr. Westrum frequently treats Accidental Eye Injuries, Acute Angle-Closure Glaucoma, and Allergic Conjunctivitis.  

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  1. Westrum Optometry

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      Westrum Optometry
      315 E 5TH ST, Des Moines, IA 50309 Existing Patients: (515) 282-5005