Jon Gehrke, M.D. joined the Mahaska Health orthopaedics care team 2019. Gehrke is Board Certified and has completed three fellowships in sports medicine, general orthopaedics and foot & ankle surgery. He practiced at Des Moines Orthopaedic Surgeons (DMOS) for 23 years prior to joining Mahaska Health, and has authored numerous articles for national publications and served on several boards, including the Academic Orthopaedic Faculty of both the University of Missouri and Ohio State University.
Dr. Gehrke specializes in trauma, sports medicine, fractures, knee replacements, complex foot and ankle surgeries and has a particular interest in rotator cuff repair and fracture fixation. Gehrke resides in Oskaloosa with his wife Laurie and enjoys serving as the Sports Medical Physician for William Penn University and board member for the YMCA.
American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
Emergency Medicine Residency: Truman Medical Center, 1983-1986, Kansas City, MO