John Kanis, DO


Wound Care and Family Practice

John Kanis
Patient Rating
4.8 / 5 (191 ratings, Read 12 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

January 24, 2020
They rock!
January 24, 2020
Dr. Kanis, Nurse Jamie and PRHC staff are the gold standard in family health care.
January 03, 2020
December 27, 2019
Dr. John Kanis is an excellent doctor. He is knowledgeable and caring, and always does a wonderful job.
December 13, 2019
Dr. John Kanis has been my doctor for 40 years. I trust him impeccably. If I could have one wish, it would be that he never retires.
November 13, 2019
The answer is in the previous question. Sorry for jumping ahead. I highly recommend this provider to anyone looking for good health care and guidance they can trust.
September 06, 2019
get more good doctors full time
August 09, 2019
Dr John is fantastic and always has been, cares about his patients.The Ottumwa clinic has wonderful employees. Pleasant and enjoyable.
July 19, 2019
Great Doctor!
June 07, 2019
That he knew he sent me in the right direction to help with my health care. He also commented me alot about staying strong & keep doing what I'm doing.
March 14, 2019
The compassion and knowledge and care was outstanding!
March 08, 2019
Great Doctor, easy to talk to. Listens to all my concerns