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3800 Lincoln Way
Ames, IA 50014
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640 Lincoln Way
Ames, IA 50010
John was so kind. He explained everything he did to my scared third grader before he did it, and was so kind.
September 10, 2023
I love that he takes the time to help you understand your options and explain what could be going on. He has such a warm and inviting personality, and makes going to urgent care an enjoyable experience.
August 26, 2023
He took time & explained everything in detail so I understood my results. He was very patient & very friendly!
July 23, 2023
John was thorough, compassionate, and a superb communicator. He built trust immediately and it was evident he cared about patients and loved doing his job well.
July 11, 2023
John explained everything well in simple terms! Very personable!!
June 12, 2023
Very thorough explanation of how to use the medicine . Gave many opportunities to ask questions. Very efficient.
June 3, 2023
John was very professional and very kind. He was very descriptive about every step.
June 2, 2023
John took the time to explain the difference between the 2 medicines offered for croup. Very helpful. I’m glad that he took the time to explain it to me. He was good with my 1.5 yo son. Explained what he was doing and why.
May 21, 2023
My care provider was personable, knowledgeable, and thorough. He diagnosed my problem(s) quickly and made certain I knew how to use the medications he prescribed.
April 1, 2023
Super friendly and nice. He was sure to explain everything he was seeing during my appointment. He provided reasoning and advice for my symptoms and treatment.
March 28, 2023
John’s great. He explained everything he did to my very scared of needles 4-yr-old. She was comfortable the entire time. I’m always glad to see him.
February 16, 2023
He explained thing very clearly, was a good listener and was very concerned to make the patients experience informative and compassionate. I left feeling like I had received good care.
January 27, 2023
He was courteous, communicated clearly what he was doing and why. It was a good experience!
January 24, 2023
So patient and understanding. Explained everything thoroughly and understandable. Very personable.
December 29, 2022
John is very knowledgeable and had a thorough explanation of my diagnosis. He is polite and made me feel comfortable at my appointment from start to finish.
December 14, 2022
John explains things very well and makes you very comfortable.
November 29, 2022
John was very knowledgeable and took the time to listen to my symptoms.
November 28, 2022
Very kind. Straight forward. Got a good vibe from him.
November 22, 2022
Very personable and took time to explain disgnosis and treatment.
November 6, 2022
He made me feel heard and that I mattered. Great experience when not feeling the best.
November 3, 2022
I appreciated that Dr. McClelland explained everything very clearly and was open for any questions.
October 25, 2022
He listened to my concerns and explained everything very thoroughly. I highly appreciated his care and wouldn’t hesitate to see him again.
October 15, 2022
John was very clear and personable. He listened well to what I had to say, gave me a thorough diagnosis, and explained my prescription in detail. Most amicable medical professional I’ve ever talked with.
September 13, 2022
So personable and he provides a lot of education along with his process of diagnosing and recommending a treatment plan.
September 13, 2022
Very good at assessing the situation and considering possible alternatives for treatment (prescriptions). Good listener to my concerns. Good at explaining reasons for decisions considered.
September 9, 2022
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Education & Professional Certification
- National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants
- National Registry of Certified Medical Examiners - The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration
Iowa Methodist School of Nursing, Des Moines, IA
- RN; 1994-1997
Des Moines University, Des Moines, IA
- BS, PA-C; 2001-2003
Professional & Personal Interests
Hobbies and Personal Interests
- Love spending time with wife and two boys. Exhausted by our two Huskies.
- Enjoy the outdoors
- Fan of exercise and enjoy laughing