Peter Hoftiezer, DO


Bachelor of Science Molecular Genetics
The Ohio State University
Columbus, Ohio

Masters of Science Medical Education
Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine
Erie, Pennsylvania

Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine
Kirksville College of Osteopathic Medicine
Kirksville, Missouri


Family Practice Internship
Northeast Regional Medial Center
Kirksville, Missouri

Family Practice Residency
Northeast Regional Medical Center
Kirskville, Missouri

Chief Fellow – Geriatrics Fellowship Program
Millcreek Community Hospital
Erie, Pennsylvania


Board Certified in Family Medicine and Geriatrics
American Osteopathic Board of Family Physicians


Dr. Hoftiezer returned to his family’s roots in Iowa in 2013 after he finished his medical training. He began practice in Oskaloosa and then moved his practice to Chariton in 2017. He is also currently the president-elect of the Iowa Osteopathic Medical Association. He has a passion for teaching and has lectured in both continuing medical education and in the medical school settings and is now supervising the residency clinic one half day a week in Kirksville, Missouri where he completed his residency. In 2020, Dr. Hoftiezer achieved the Degree of Fellow from the American Academy of Family Physicians.

He lives with his wife, Tara, and their five children. They enjoy being involved in church, taking walks, bicycling, boating, and reading.

Services Offered
  • Family medicine with a special focus on care for adults ages 50 and above