Chinedu Nwosa, M.D.

Chinedu Nwosa, M.D.

Dr. Chinedu Nwosa is a board-certified orthopedic trauma surgeon and Fellow of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons. He is a Nassau, Bahamas, native and has been practicing since 2009. Dr. Nwosa is the president of Iowa Ortho.

Dr. Nwosa pursued a career in orthopedic trauma because it allows him to be involved in providing a full spectrum of care to injured patients. It brings Dr. Nwosa great joy to see his patients make positive strides throughout recovery. He credits his trauma team in providing top-notch care and consideration to each person that walks through the doors of his practice. In addition to his practice, Dr. Nwosa has conducted multiple research studies and has been featured in several medical publications.

In his free time, Dr. Nwosa enjoys spending time with his wife and children. He also enjoys cooking, sports and reggae music.

  • Fellowship

    University of Washington, Harborview Medical Center; Seattle, WA

  • Residency

    SUNY HSC Brooklyn Program; Brooklyn, NY

  • Internship

    SUNY HSC Brooklyn Program; Brooklyn, NY

  • Medical Degree

    New York Medical College; Valhalla, NY

  • Undergrad

    Yale University; New Haven, CT

  • Trauma
  • Fracture care (non-union and mal-union)
  • Periarticular fractures
  • Pelvic and acetabular fractures
  • Osteomyelitis
  • Work-related injuries
  • IME
My team
  • Physician Assistant: Robert B. Ripchinski, PA-C
  • Triage Nurse: Sharon T, RN, 515-247-8400
  • Surgery Scheduler: Cheri H, RN, 515-699-8337
  • Work Comp/Attorney Services Coordinator:
    Diane F, 515-323-6438