Dr. Ernst Hoffman DO

  • Emergency Medicine Des Moines, IA

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Dr. Ernst Hoffman, DO is a Doctor primarily located in Des Moines, IA, with another office in Runnells, IA. He has 21 years of experience. His specialties include Emergency Medicine. Dr. Hoffman is affiliated with UnityPoint Health Des Moines Iowa Lutheran Hospital and Yonker Memorial Rehabilitation Center. He speaks English.


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Specialties & Expertise

Dr. Ernst Hoffman has the following 3 areas of expertise and 1 specialty.

Emergency Medicine

An emergency physician is a doctor who is an expert in handling conditions of an urgent and extremely dangerous nature. These specialists work in the emergency room (ER) departments of hospitals where they oversee cases involving cardiac distress, trauma, fractures, lacerations and other acute conditions.

Emergency physicians are specially trained to make urgent life-saving decisions to treat patients during an emergency medical crisis. These doctors diagnose and stabilize patients before they are either well enough to be discharged, or transferred to the appropriate department for long-term care.


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Locations & Directions

UnityPoint Health Des Moines Iowa Lutheran Hospital

700 E University Ave
Des Moines, IA 50316

Ernst Franklin Hoffman DO

104 Brown St
Runnells, IA 50237

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