Outpatient Clinic & Surgical Services

Gynecology/Women’s Care

John L. McCarville, Jr., D.O., F.A.C.O.G. John L. McCarville, Jr., D.O., F.A.C.O.G.

Specialty: Gynecology - Education and services for birth control, annual female exams, diagnostic testing, treatment for overactive bladder, osteoporosis, menopause and more. Surgical procedures such as biopsy and colposcopy within the clinic; physical therapy for lymphedema, urinary incontinence and other women’s health concerns; and free individualized coaching for women to have healthier lifestyles.

  • Undergraduate degree: University of Northern Iowa (Cedar Falls, IA)
  • Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine degree: Des Moines University (Des Moines, Iowa)
  • MD Internship/Transitional Residency: Broadlawns Medical Center, IA
  • MD Residency: Akron General Medical Center (Akron, OH)
  • Chief Resident: Akron General Medical Center (Akron, OH)
  • Fellow of the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists
  • Diplomat - American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology
  • Joined Marshalltown OB/GYN in 1997
  • Affiliated with: Marshalltown Orthopedics, Marshalltown, Iowa

 

Richard L. Dowell, D.O., F.A.C.O.G. Richard L. Dowell, D.O., F.A.C.O.G.

Specialty: Gynecology - Education and services for birth control, annual female exams, diagnostic testing, treatment for overactive bladder, osteoporosis, menopause and more. Surgical procedures such as biopsy and colposcopy within the clinic; physical therapy for lymphedema, urinary incontinence and other women’s health concerns; and free individualized coaching for women to have healthier lifestyles.

  • Undergraduate degree: University of Missouri
  • Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine degree: Des Moines University (Des Moines, IA)
  • Residency training in Internal Medicine: Ohio University College of Osteopathic Medicine (Youngstown, OH)
  • Residency training in Obstetrics & Gynecology: WellSpan Health System-York Hospital (York, PA)
  • Joined Marshalltown Obstetrics & Gynecology in 2002
  • Board certified in Obstetrics & Gynecology
  • Fellow of the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists

 

Elizabeth Cox, FNP-BC Elizabeth Cox, FNP-BC

Specialty: Women’s Care - Education and services for birth control, annual female exams, diagnostic testing, treatment for overactive bladder, osteoporosis, menopause and more.

Board Certified Nurse Practitioner, American Nursing Credentialing Center
Post-Master's Certificate in Family Practice Nurse Practitioner, Clarkson College, Omaha, Nebraska
Masters in Nursing Education, Nebraska Methodist College, Omaha, NE
Bachelors of Science in Nursing, Grand View University, Des Moines, Iowa

For more information on making an appointment with Drs. McCarville or Dowell, patients should call the Story Medical Outpatient Clinic & Surgical Services Department at 515-382-7738. For more information on making an appointment with Liz Cox, patients should call Primary Care – Nevada at 515-382-5413.