John Kanis, DO


Wound Care and Family Practice

John Kanis
Patient Rating
4.8 / 5 (211 ratings, Read 15 patient reviews)

Physician Profile



Special Interests

Wound Care in Pella and Family Practice in Ottumwa


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Des Moines University College of Osteopathic Medicine, Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine

Grand Rapids Osteopathic Hospital

Teaching or Professional Positions

Medical Director - Pella Community Ambulance

Pella Corporation Executive Physical Program Physician

Christian Opportunity Center Phycisian

Marion County Medical Examiner

Volunteer Physician at Pella Good Samaritan Free Clinic

Medical mission trips to Romania, Honduras & Nigeria

Professional Memberships

Christian Medical & Dental Association

American Osteopathic Association

American College of Osteopathic Family Physicians

Iowa Osteopathic Medical Association

American Academy of Family Physicians

Board Certification

American Osteopathic Board of Family Physicians


Patient Reviews

August 20, 2021
Very professional and treated with respect
August 06, 2021
Well, the first thing you could do is see that you don't let him retire. Keep you there. Okay.
July 16, 2021
Great as always!
June 11, 2021
Kind and friendly atmosphere and rendered your service well with in the time frame
June 04, 2021
Always quality service. The only place I trust with my Healthcare.
May 28, 2021
I am very impressed with Dr. John he has been my doctor since I was 12 years old. He goes above and beyond, and I'm very sad that he will be leaving and the family practice, and just doing wound care from here on out. I wish him the best but I am sad for myself.
May 07, 2021
From the receptionist, Denise, to the lab tech, Alexis, my experience was wonderful. I always feel I get the best care from Pella Regional.
April 16, 2021
I just want to say the Dr. John Kanis is one best doctors I've ever had in the people hands working around him III good, and I wish she was there more often, but I know he has a hard Duty other places and his staff is great. I just want to say that verbally not by a number. Thank you.
April 09, 2021
got answers to my questions
March 26, 2021
We are very happy with (INAUDIBLE) clinic in Ottumwa we've had excellent care since it started, and we trust the people there, and we'll certainly press are pleased with our physician. Thank you.
March 12, 2021
Very, very friendly staff at desk. Nurse was great and very personable! The gal that drew blood was great! I didn't even feel it..Dr. Kanis was friendly and professional!!
March 05, 2021
Dr. Kanis. This is the best doctor that there is so that's all I can say about it. He cares about his patients a lot.
March 05, 2021
It was a real pleasure getting back with somebody someone who listened to me and took care of me. Thank you. Bye-bye.
January 15, 2021
Best doctor I ever had!!!!
December 18, 2020
Dr. Kanis has been my primary Dr. for around 15 yrs. Dr Kanis takes time to listen to my health concerns,his medical knowledge is current he has helped navigate me through numerous surgeries and health problems. I trust him.