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Chad McCance, MD, FACS

General Surgery

Dr. McCance began his practice at the Cass Health Surgery Clinic in 2008. He provides general surgery, thoracic surgery and critical care procedures. Minimally invasive surgical techniques are used whenever appropriate. These include laparoscopic surgery, MIOS (minimally invasive open surgery), and thoracoscopic surgery (scope surgery of the chest).  Dr. McCance is board-certified and a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons.  In 2017 he was honored as one of 10 Hospital Heroes by the Iowa Hospital Association.  Dr. McCance graduated from Hastings College in 1988 and completed medical school at the University of Nebraska College of Medicine in 1992.  He completed his general surgery residency at the VA and Methodist Hospitals in Des Moines in 1997.  He served in the US Army Reserve, and retired as a Lieutenant Colonel in 2012.

Board Certifications:

General Surgery

Fellow of American College of Surgeons

Education and Training:

Medical School: University of Nebraska College of Medicine, Lincoln, NE

Residency: VA Medical Center, Des Moines, IA


To schedule an appointment, please call 712-243-7535.