CONTACT: ANGIE TRACHTA
8788 John Pappajohn Pavilion
Iowa City IA 52242
Release: Aug. 18, 2000
OB-GYN specialist to make regular Marengo Medical Center
IOWA CITY, Iowa -- Marygrace Elson, MD, will be providing
obstetrical and specialized gynecological consultative care at the Marengo
She will be available the third Thursday of the month
from 9 a.m. to noon, beginning Thursday, Sept. 21.
"I provide quality women's health care for women of
all ages," said Elson, who also provides care to patients at UI Family Care
Center, North Liberty and UI Family Care Center, Tipton. "It is important
to me that a woman understand all of the options available to her to make
informed personal choices. My goal is to help women employ preventative measures
to maintain their personal health."
Elson, a board certified specialist in obstetrics
and gynecology, began her career as a clinical assistant professor in obstetrics
and gynecology at University of Wisconsin Medical School from 1986-1988. Elson
has been in private practice as an obstetrician and gynecologist since 1988,
first in Wisconsin then Chico, Calif., and most recently in Glen Ellyn, Ill.
She graduated from the University of Illinois College of Medicine and was
a resident in obstetrics and gynecology at University of Wisconsin Hospitals
For more information or to schedule an appointment
with Dr. Elson, call (319) 642-5213. Marengo Medical Center is located at
255 West Locust Street and is an affiliate of University of Iowa Health Care.
University of Iowa Health Care describes the partnership
between the UI College of Medicine and the UI Hospitals and Clinics and the
patient care, medical education and research programs and services they provide.