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Des Moines Eye Surgeons
5901 Westown Parkway
Suite 200
West Des Moines, IA 50266

5901 Westown Parkway, Suite 200, West Des Moines, IA 50266

David C. Ball, M.S., M.D.

Dr. Ball

Practice Emphasis

Medical and surgical treatment of glaucoma
Cataract extraction and lens implantation
Oculoplastic Surgery
Laser surgery for diabetes and glaucoma
BOTOX injections (medical & cosmetic)

Education and Credentials

Dowling High School, West Des Moines, Iowa
Creighton University, Omaha, Nebraska (undergraduate and graduate degrees)
University of Nebraska Medical School, Omaha, Nebraska
Good Samaritan Hospital, Phoenix, Arizona (internship)
Loyola University, Chicago, Illinois (residency in ophthalmology)
Washington University, St. Louis, Missouri (glaucoma fellowship)

Recognition and Achievements

First fellowship-trained glaucoma specialist to practice full-time in Des Moines
Certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology
Diplomate of the American Board of Medical Examiners
Clinical instructor at Washington University, involved in teaching fellow ophthalmologists advanced techniques in glaucoma and cataract surgery
Involved in various clinical research projects with publication of work

Medical Staff Member:

HealthSouth Surgery Center – Des Moines
Veterans Administration Hospitals – Des Moines
Mercy Medical Center- Des Moines
UnityPoint Hospital – Des Moines