John Welander, MD, FACS


General Surgery

John Welander
Patient Rating
4.7 / 5 (149 ratings, Read 15 patient reviews)

Physician Profile



Special Interests

General Surgery, da Vinci Advanced Robotic Surgery, Women's Breast Care


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2005-2009 Creighton University School of Medicine

2009-2014 Iowa Methodist Hospital

2016 American College of Surgeons


Patient Reviews

March 23, 2021
Dr. Welander was exceptionally friendly and attentive, listened very carefully to my questions and explained thoroughly the procedure that we were going to have and I feel very confident in his competence and am grateful that he serves this area. Thank you.
February 16, 2021
I am looking forward to continuing my care with Dr. Welander.
February 16, 2021
Dr. Welander and his nurse Ann, were absolutely wonderful! They took time to answer questions and clearly explain everything I needed to know. I appreciated their honesty, professionalism, and willingness and desire to be helpful.
February 11, 2021
Dr. Welander and his nurse were very professional and made me feel comfortable in a not really comfortable situation. I know I'm going to see them some more and I look forward to them taking good care of me. Thanks. Bye. Bye.
February 09, 2021
Yes, I was very impressed with Dr. Welander. He went over things very clearly. He didn't rush the visit in any way, he answered my questions and I feel I've been very confident hands. Thank you.
February 04, 2021
I find the care providers very efficient. They seem to respect my time, and genuinely care about me as a patient. I travel a great distance to be cared for by providers who really care. Thank you!
February 04, 2021
Very knowledgable and compassionate staff.
January 28, 2021
I was very well pleased.
January 07, 2021
I was well informed and was given the information I needed to make an decision about my upcoming surgery.
December 22, 2020
Was very pleased with my visit explained everything well listened to all my questions and explained well what I asked. Over all experience I was very satisfied with.
December 17, 2020
Appreciate the quick scheduling of procedures!
November 24, 2020
Had respect and knowledge and explained everything well, great staff and great doctors and nurses.
November 05, 2020
Good experience
October 20, 2020
My experience was very positive. Dr. Welander was kind and informative about my issues. He did a good job explaining things and came up with a plan so I can start feeling better. I would definitely recommend this provider.
October 13, 2020
I appreciated that they listened to both of us and didn't focus giving me the information. I felt like my son was an equal part of the equation.