John Gachiani, M.D. - Mercy Hospital Medical Center

Mercy Neurosurgery
East Tower, Level B, 1111 6th Ave., Des Moines, IA 50314
Phone: (515) 358-0100
John Gachiani, M.D.
Dr. John Gachiani joined the Mercy Neurosurgery
practice at Mercy Medical Center – Des Moines
in 2012 as the only fellowship trained
pediatric neurosurgeon in central Iowa. Dr.
Gachiani accepts pediatric patients, who will
be seen at the Pediatric Subspecialty Clinic,
and adult patients, who will be seen at Mercy
To refer patients to Dr. Gachiani,
fax the referral form to Mercy
Neurosurgery, (515) 358-0181.
If you have additional questions,
please call at (515) 358-0100.
Neurosurgery care and consultation includes:
• Craniofacial
• Hydrocephalus - shunts, ETV, IVH
• Congenital Malformations
• Tethered Spinal Cord Syndrome
• Chiari Malformation
• Epilepsy Surgery
• Brain Tumors
• Vascular Malformation-AVM
• Neuro-trauma
• Spinal Trauma
• Spinal Tumors
• Minimally-invasive spinal surgery
• Complex spinal surgery
Dr. Gachiani is also available for prenatal
consultations for congenital cranial and spinal
Dr. Gachiani is part of the Mercy Neurosurgery team:
Robert Hirschl, M.D. Esmiralda Henderson, M.D. Troy Munson, M.D.