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Sneller, David, MD

David K Sneller MD
Specialties & Services
Orthopedic Surgery
Primary Location Also Sees Patients In
1215 Duff Avenue Office
1215 Duff Ave
Ames, IA 50010
Webster City
Dr. David Sneller's - Practice Information
Joined McFarland August, 2000
Medical Interests Dr. Sneller finds fulfillment in helping his patients recover from a wide range of acute and chronic injuries, and assisting them to reach their fullest potential post-injury/surgery.

Surgical Interests:
  • Sports Medicine
  • Knee and Shoulder Arthroscopy
  • ACL Reconstruction
  • Rotator Cuff Repair
  • Total Knee Replacement
Education & Professional Certification
Certifications American Board of Orthopedic Surgery
  • Re-certified in 2012 - Scored in the top 5% nationally
Education Central College, Pella, IA, B.A. 1987-1991
  • Summa Cum Laude
  • Pre-Med Student of the Year Award
  • Biology Student of the Year Award
  • Member of Central College Basketball Team
University of Iowa College of Medicine, Iowa City, IA, M.D. 1991-1995
  • Alpha Omega Alpha National Medical Honor Society
  • Graduated in the top 2% of class
  • 1995 Recipient of the McClintock Award in Medical Physiology
  • Superior Achievement Award in Medical Histology
  • Recipient of the Medical Pathology Award
Residency University of Iowa, Orthopedic Surgery Residency 1995-2000
  • Invited to and presented original research at the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgery and at the Iowa Orthopedic Society
Professional Societies
  • American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons
  • Iowa Medical Society
  • Iowa Orthopedic Society
  • Story County Medical Society
Professional & Personal Interest
Leadership Roles
  • Iowa Games Medical Coordinator
  • Previous Orthopedic Department Head
  • Served as reviewer for senior orthopedic residents
Hobbies & Personal Interests
  • Biking, Basketball, Hunting, Boating, Traveling and Landscaping
  • Spending time with his wife and three children
Community Involvement
  • Covers Gilbert High School Athletics
  • Coaching youth sports: AAU, Upward and Ames Parks and Recreation
  • Active member of Ascension Lutheran Church, Ames

Meet Dr. Sneller

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