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HomeMesothelioma in the U.S.IowaIowa Mesothelioma Treatment

Mesothelioma patients who live in Iowa have access to quality mesothelioma treatment in state. Conventional mesothelioma treatments available in Iowa include surgery, chemotherapy and radiation. Additionally, clinical trials may currently be recruiting pleural and peritoneal mesothelioma patients in Iowa.

We provide a list of top mesothelioma doctors that practice in Iowa as well as the top cancer care centers in the state. A list of local cancer support services has been included as well for your convenience. Learn more about health care options available to you in Iowa here.

Iowa Mesothelioma Statistics

  • 432 mesothelioma deaths (1999 – 2015)
  • 49 asbestosis deaths (1999 – 2015)
  • 481 total deaths (1999 – 2015)

Find a Mesothelioma Cancer Center in Iowa

The following mesothelioma cancer centers are located in the state of Iowa. These cancer centers are equipped to deliver quality mesothelioma treatment. Click on a specific cancer center link to get more in depth information.

Iowa Mesothelioma Cancer Clinics

Holden Comprehensive Cancer Center

Holden Comprehensive Cancer Center

Iowa City, IA 52242

Doctors who Treat Mesothelioma in Iowa

The following mesothelioma doctors are located and practice in the state of Iowa. Click on a specific doctor link to obtain more information about their background, areas of expertise, professional affiliations, and office locations.

Iowa Mesothelioma Doctors

Photo of Gerald H. Clamon, M.D.

Gerald H. Clamon, M.D.

Medical Oncologist
Iowa City, IA
Photo of James M. Levett, M.D.

James M. Levett, M.D.

Cardiothoracic Surgeon
Cedar Rapids, IA

It is not uncommon for patients to travel outside of their current states to meet with top oncologists and thoracic surgeons across the country. These mesothelioma experts usually have a particular focus within their practice.

Mesothelioma Clinical Trials in Iowa

The following clinical trials are in progress or actively recruiting participants in the state of Iowa:

Nivolumab and Ipilimumab in Treating Patients With Rare Tumors


Conditions: Carcinoma, Carcinoma, Squamous Cell, Adenocarcinoma, Neoplasms, Germ Cell and Embryonal, Mesothelioma, Breast Neoplasms, Nasopharyngeal Carcinoma, Cholangiocarcinoma, Carcinoma, Basal Cell, Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumors, Carcinoid Tumor, Carcinoma, Transitional Cell, Carcinoma, Adenoid Cystic, Teratoma, Adenocarcinoma of Lung, Carcinoma, Neuroendocrine, Seminoma, Pheochromocytoma, Choriocarcinoma, Cystadenocarcinoma, Cystadenocarcinoma, Serous, Carcinoma, Endometrioid, Chordoma, Paraganglioma, Hemangiosarcoma, Fibromatosis, Aggressive, Trophoblastic Neoplasms, Adenocarcinoma, Mucinous, Gestational Trophoblastic Disease, Adenocarcinoma, Clear Cell, Nerve Sheath Neoplasms, Neurofibrosarcoma, Cystadenocarcinoma, Mucinous, Fibroma, Thyroid Neoplasms, Pseudomyxoma Peritonei, Sex Cord-Gonadal Stromal Tumors, Adrenocortical Carcinoma, Carcinoma, Islet Cell, Vulvar Neoplasms, Paget Disease, Extramammary, Adenocarcinoma, Papillary, Carcinoma, Acinar Cell, Adenocarcinoma, Bronchiolo-Alveolar, Mixed Tumor, Mullerian, Carcinoma, Giant Cell, Neoplasms, Unknown Primary, Neoplasms

Last Updated: September 27, 2019

Status: Recruiting

Locations:

Atezolizumab, Pemetrexed Disodium, Cisplatin, and Surgery With or Without Radiation Therapy in Treating Patients With Stage I-III Pleural Malignant Mesothelioma


Conditions: Mesothelioma, Lung Neoplasms

Last Updated: September 18, 2019

Status: Recruiting

Locations: Phoenix, AZ. Scottsdale, AZ. Hot Springs, AR. Arroyo Grande, CA. Duarte, CA. Sacramento, CA. Colorado Springs, CO. Colorado Springs, CO. Denver, CO. Durango, CO. Durango, CO. Golden, CO. Lakewood, CO. Lakewood, CO. Littleton, CO. Longmont, CO. Longmont, CO. Parker, CO. Parker, CO. Pueblo, CO. Pueblo, CO. Thornton, CO. Jacksonville, FL. Boise, ID. Caldwell, ID. Coeur d'Alene, ID. Meridian, ID. Post Falls, ID. Sandpoint, ID. Aurora, IL. Bloomington, IL. Canton, IL. Carbondale, IL. Carterville, IL. Carthage, IL. Centralia, IL. Danville, IL. Decatur, IL. Decatur, IL. Effingham, IL. Effingham, IL. Eureka, IL. Galesburg, IL. Galesburg, IL. Kewanee, IL. Macomb, IL. Mattoon, IL. Ottawa, IL. Pekin, IL. Pekin, IL. Peoria, IL. Peoria, IL. Peoria, IL. Peoria, IL. Peru, IL. Peru, IL. Princeton, IL. Springfield, IL. Springfield, IL. Springfield, IL. Swansea, IL. Swansea, IL. Urbana, IL. Urbana, IL. Yorkville, IL. Ames, IA. Ames, IA. Boone, IA. Clive, IA. Clive, IA. Council Bluffs, IA. Creston, IA. Des Moines, IA. Des Moines, IA. Fort Dodge, IA. Jefferson, IA. Marshalltown, IA. West Des Moines, IA. Lawrence, KS. Wichita, KS. Wichita, KS. Wichita, KS. Bardstown, KY. Corbin, KY. Lexington, KY. Lexington, KY. London, KY. Louisville, KY. Louisville, KY. Louisville, KY. Shepherdsville, KY. New Orleans, LA. Brownstown, MI. Clinton Township, MI. Detroit, MI. Jackson, MI. West Bloomfield, MI. Rochester, MN. Bonne Terre, MO. Cape Girardeau, MO. Cape Girardeau, MO. Jefferson City, MO. Saint Louis, MO. Sainte Genevieve, MO. Sullivan, MO. Sunset Hills, MO. Anaconda, MT. Billings, MT. Bozeman, MT. Great Falls, MT. Great Falls, MT. Helena, MT. Kalispell, MT. Missoula, MT. Grand Island, NE. Kearney, NE. Kearney, NE. Lincoln, NE. Omaha, NE. Omaha, NE. Omaha, NE. Omaha, NE. Omaha, NE. Papillion, NE. Henderson, NV. Henderson, NV. Las Vegas, NV. Las Vegas, NV. Las Vegas, NV. Las Vegas, NV. Las Vegas, NV. Las Vegas, NV. Las Vegas, NV. Las Vegas, NV. Las Vegas, NV. Las Vegas, NV. Las Vegas, NV. Reno, NV. Reno, NV. Reno, NV. Cincinnati, OH. Cincinnati, OH. Cincinnati, OH. Cincinnati, OH. Lawton, OK. Oklahoma City, OK. Pittsburgh, PA. Charleston, SC. Chattanooga, TN. Hixson, TN. Ooltewah, TN. Bryan, TX. Dallas, TX. Houston, TX. Houston, TX. Houston, TX. Nassau Bay, TX. Sugar Land, TX. The Woodlands, TX. Charlottesville, VA. Bremerton, WA. Bremerton, WA. Burien, WA. Enumclaw, WA. Federal Way, WA. Lakewood, WA. Poulsbo, WA. Renton, WA. Seattle, WA. Seattle, WA. Seattle, WA. Tacoma, WA. Tacoma, WA. Cody, WY. Sheridan, WY.

A Study of the Safety, Tolerability and Pharmacokinetics of ABBV-368 as a Single Agent and Combination in Subjects With Locally Advanced or Metastatic Solid Tumors


Conditions: Neoplasms

Last Updated: September 5, 2019

Status: Recruiting

Locations: La Jolla, CA. Sacramento, CA. Stanford, CA. New Haven, CT. Iowa City, IA. Huntersville, NC. Greenville, SC. Dallas, TX. San Antonio, TX. Charlottesville, VA. Fairfax, VA.

Integrated Cancer Repository for Cancer Research


Conditions: Multiple Myeloma, Pancreatic Neoplasms, Esophageal Neoplasms, Endometrial Neoplasms, Thyroid Neoplasms, Mesothelioma, Neuroendocrine Tumors, Salivary Gland Neoplasms, Anus Neoplasms, Gallbladder Neoplasms, Bile Duct Neoplasms, Oropharyngeal Neoplasms, Urethral Neoplasms, Nasopharyngeal Neoplasms, Nasopharyngeal Carcinoma, Vaginal Neoplasms, Laryngeal Neoplasms, Mouth Neoplasms, Adenomatous Polyposis Coli, Testicular Neoplasms, Colorectal Neoplasms, Hereditary Nonpolyposis, Intestinal Neoplasms, Hypopharyngeal Neoplasms, Penile Neoplasms, Ureteral Neoplasms, Peritoneal Neoplasms, Neoplasms, Plasma Cell, Paranasal Sinus Neoplasms, Duodenal Neoplasms, Neoplasms, Unknown Primary, Lip Neoplasms, Thymus Neoplasms, Paraproteinemias, Neoplasms

Last Updated: August 30, 2019

Status: Recruiting

Locations: Colorado Springs, CO. Denver, CO. Lakewood, CO. Parker, CO. Pueblo, CO. Daytona Beach, FL. Daytona Beach, FL. DeLand, FL. Orange City, FL. Palm Coast, FL. Aurora, IL. Moline, IL. Yorkville, IL. Fort Wayne, IN. Indianapolis, IN. Indianapolis, IN. Indianapolis, IN. Kokomo, IN. Council Bluffs, IA. Davenport, IA. Davenport, IA. Spencer, IA. Waterloo, IA. Overland Park, KS. New Orleans, LA. Lewiston, ME. Hagerstown, MD. Randallstown, MD. Westminster, MD. Holyoke, MA. Plymouth, MA. Ann Arbor, MI. Aitkin, MN. Brainerd, MN. Duluth, MN. Duluth, MN. Marshall, MN. Joplin, MO. Kansas City, MO. Kansas City, MO. Kansas City, MO. Liberty, MO. Saint Joseph, MO. Kalispell, MT. Missoula, MT. Missoula, MT. Hastings, NE. Norfolk, NE. North Platte, NE. O'Neill, NE. Omaha, NE. Omaha, NE. Omaha, NE. Scottsbluff, NE. Albany, NY. Glens Falls, NY. Utica, NY. Fayetteville, NC. Fargo, ND. Minot, ND. Pittsburgh, PA. Aberdeen, SD. Mitchell, SD. Sioux Falls, SD. Sioux Falls, SD. Yankton, SD. Rutland, VT. Appleton, WI. Brookfield, WI. Franklin, WI. Mequon, WI. Milwaukee, WI. Oshkosh, WI. Racine, WI. Wauwatosa, WI.

Cancer Support Services in Iowa

The following cancer support services may be of help to you while you are receiving treatment for mesothelioma in Iowa. Support services for mesothelioma patients include patient transport, temporary housing, physical therapy and counseling.

Iowa Treatment Support Services

  • Counseling & Support Groups

    • CHI Health Support Services(Various Locations)
      402-717-2273
    • Wings of Hope Cancer Support Center
      (Council Bluffs)712-325-8970
    • John Stoddard Cancer Center – Counseling Services
      (Des Moines)
      515-241-4280
  • Long-Term Housing

    • Helen K. Rossi Volunteer Guest House
      (Iowa City)
      319-384-9240
    • Mercy Guest Lodging
      (Iowa City)
      319-339-0300
    • Russell and Ann Gerdin American Cancer Society Hope Lodge
      (Iowa City)
      800-227-2345
  • Patient Transport

    • Non Emergency Transport
      (Muscatine)
      563-299-3513
    • Ambassadors Medical Transport Services
      (Grimes)
      515-729-9985
    • Advanced Medical Transport
      (Iowa City)
      319-354-5900
  • Physical Therapy

    • Mercy Rehabilitation Services
      (Mason City)
      641-428-7498
    • The Iowa Clinic – West Des Moines
      (West Des Moines)
      515-875-9706
    • Covenant Rehabilitation Services
      (Waterloo)
      319-272-7200
Other Resources for Mesothelioma Patients in Iowa

Asbestos Exposure and Mesothelioma in Iowa

Legal Options in Iowa

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Jennifer Lucarelli is a partner at the law firm of Early, Lucarelli, Sweeney & Meisenkothen, specializing in asbestos litigation.


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