Residents of Burlington, West Burlington and Des Moines County rely on a number of excellent medical centers when it comes to finding high-quality, dependable health care. A variety of medical, dental and chiropractic centers, private physician offices, pediatric, obstetric, podiatric and optometric care facilities are located within the immediate area.
Great River Medical Center is on a 100-acre campus. The regional center includes state-of-the-art facilities for emergency treatment, acute care and outpatient services. It also boasts the area’s first permanent dialysis center, full-service rehabilitation, cancer care centers, and helicopter-transport service.
The community attracts physicians from a broad range of specialties, including anesthesiology, cardiology, dermatology, internal medicine, nephrology, neurology, obstetrics, gynecology, oncology, ophthalmology, pediatrics, podiatry, psychiatry, radiology and general, plastic, reconstructive and vascular surgery.
Area nursing homes, including one directly affiliated with the GRMC, offer quality long-term care in the community. For those in need of assisted living, several centers provide round-the-clock care in home-like environments.