Christopher Komanapalli, MD, Thoracic Surgery, Des Moines, IA, UnityPoint Health-Iowa Lutheran Hospital

ChristopherBernardKomanapalliMD

Thoracic Surgery Des Moines, IA

Adult Cardiac Surgery, Cardiovascular Surgery

Cardiothoracic Surgeon Des Moines Iowa

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Summary

  • Dr. Christopher Komanapalli is a thoracic surgeon in Des Moines, IA and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including UnityPoint Health-Iowa Lutheran Hospital and UnityPoint Health - Iowa Methodist Medical Center. He received his medical degree from David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA and has been in practice 16 years. He also speaks multiple languages, including Spanish. He specializes in adult cardiac surgery, adult general thoracic surgery, and cardiovascular surgery and is experienced in adult cardiac surgery and valvular surgery.

Education & Training

  • University of Minnesota
    University of MinnesotaFELLOWSHIP
  • Oregon Health & Science University
    Oregon Health & Science UniversityRESIDENCY
  • David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA
    David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLAMEDICAL_SCHOOL

Certifications & Licensure

  • AZ State Medical License
    AZ State Medical License 2019 - 2022
  • WI State Medical License
    WI State Medical License 2019 - 2021
  • FL State Medical License
    FL State Medical License 2019 - 2021
  • IA State Medical License
    IA State Medical License 2012 - 2022
  • MN State Medical License
    MN State Medical License 2009 - 2013
  • OR State Medical License
    OR State Medical License 2006 - Present
  • American Board of Surgery Surgery
  • American Board of Thoracic Surgery Thoracic and Cardiac Surgery

Publications & Presentations

PubMed

Press Mentions

  • Iowa State's Jamie Pollard, Fred Hoiberg Now Bonded by Heart Issues
    Iowa State's Jamie Pollard, Fred Hoiberg Now Bonded by Heart IssuesMarch 11, 2015
  • Three Tiny Babies, One Incredible Day
    Three Tiny Babies, One Incredible DayJuly 05, 2015
  • Cardiologist Talks About Heart Health
    Cardiologist Talks About Heart HealthMarch 12, 2015

Professional Memberships

Other Languages

  • Spanish

Hospital Affiliations