Garth Summers, DO 1

Mahaska Health is expanding its care and services by welcoming Dr. Garth Summers to our new OB/GYN team!

Garth Summers, DO enjoys listening to patients and helping to decide next steps. With an interest in surgery, Dr. Summers pursued women’s health for its ability to help patients over their lifetime and through significant stages of life. He completed his residency in obstetrics and gynecology at the University of Nebraska Medical Center. From utilizing cutting-edge technology such as the da Vinci Surgical System to supporting patients with fertility, Dr. Summers helps patients using the latest evidence-based medicine.

As a native of Oregon, he went to undergrad in Colorado and now calls Iowa home. When he isn’t helping patients, he enjoys cooking, microbreweries, biking and swimming.

To schedule an appointment with a Mahaska Health provider or to inquire about a screening appointment, call 641.672.3360.



Obstetrics and Gynecology


University of Denver – Bachelor of Science – Biochemistry

Des Moines University – College of Osteopathic Medicine – Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine


University of Nebraska Medical Center in Omaha, NE – Obstetrics and Gynecology Residency