Richard Posthuma, MD


Family Practice and Obstetrics

Richard Posthuma
Patient Rating
4.9 / 5 (487 ratings, Read 11 patient reviews)

Physician Profile




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University of Iowa College of Medicine, Doctor of Medicine

University of Illinois College of Medicine

University of Illinois College of Medicine

Teaching or Professional Positions

Pregnancy Care Center, board president: 2000-2003

Professional Memberships

American Academy of Family Physicians

Board Certification

American Board of Family Medicine


Patient Reviews

June 26, 2019
Pella Regional is a place where you are respected and listened to. Dr. Posthuma does his best to ensure that his patients are treated well and taken care of.
June 25, 2019
Dr. Posthuma takes the time to listen and understand to your problems. He also takes into consideration what you are willing to do or not do and supports your decision and makes you feel like he really cares about you. He's simply the best!
June 21, 2019
He is great!! He goes above and beyond every time we go in!!! If we are worried about something he will do what needs done to make us understand what's going on and what we can do to make it better whatever it is!! Pretty AWSOME doc of you ask me!!
June 19, 2019
Dr. Posthuma is absolutely wonderful. He's been great through my pregnancy, delivery, and even afterwards. He's a great doctor and I couldn't ask for anything better.
June 12, 2019
Always caring and willing to listen.
June 07, 2019
I always feel that I am provided with great health care and a listening ear. It is a very professional office, but you are given personal care and I appreciate all the staff working with Dr. Posthuma.
May 06, 2019
Dr. Posthuma does not take risks and if he has even a little concern about something, he doesn't hesitate to do more tests or more investigation into the issue. He also stays up to date and becomes knowledgeable about new medical studies, diets, etc. that affect his patients.
May 03, 2019
Courteous and knowledgeable.
April 10, 2019
Always been hands down amazing doctor. Remembers everything about my children medical history and their care. He always gives 100% to do what's best for my family.
March 27, 2019
He is a great provider and makes sure that we got the care my daughter needed.
March 27, 2019
He is amazing