About us

Des Moines River Physicians was founded in 2015. We take pride in our culture of mutual respect and camaraderie. Our culture is the secret behind Des Moines River Physicians attraction and successful tradition.

Who We Are

Our physician group teams more than 30 board-certified physicians with advanced practice clinicians (APCs) that includes physician assistants and nurse practitioners to provide expert emergency care efficiently and effectively. We currently provide staffing for 2 hospital emergency departments in the Des Moines area.


Des Moines River Physicians will provide an innovative, stable and supportive platform to practice Emergency medicine.

This framework allows our health professionals the best opportunity to align with our partners in delivering world-class care for our patients.


Through the pursuit of excellence, Des Moines River Physicians will be the premier provider of Emergency medicine in the markets we serve.