McFarland Clinic

Stephen Van Buren, MD, FACS

Accepting New Patients


4.72 out of 5
  • 107 Patient Ratings

Primary Clinic

Marshalltown Office

421 East Merle Hibbs Boulevard
Marshalltown, IA 50158

Location Details on Marshalltown Office

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Medical Interests

  • Laparoscopic/minimally invasive surgery
  • Breast cancer surgery
  • Endocrine surgery
  • Colon cancer surgery
  • Anti-reflux surgery
  • Skin lesions, moles, and skin cancer
  • Hernias
  • Gallbladder surgery
  • Colonoscopy for screening and symptoms
  • Endoscopies (EGD) for ulcers, heartburn symptoms and trouble swallowing

Joined McFarland Clinic

August 2002

Education & Professional Certification


  • American Board of Surgery


Simpson College, Indianola, IA

  • BA, 1988-1992

Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI

  • MD, 1993-1997


Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN

  • Surgery, 1997-2002

Professional Societies

  • American Medical Association
  • Fellow, American Collge of Surgeons (FACS)
  • Iowa Medical Society
  • Marshall County Medical Society

Professional & Personal Interests

Leadership Roles

  • Department Chair, McFarland Clinic Marshalltown General Surgery
  • Member, McFarland Clinic Ownership Committee
  • President, UnityPoint Hospital Marshalltown

Hobbies and Personal Interests

Golf, professional sports, coaching son's sports teams

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