Stephanie Pothoven, DO


Lucas County Health Center is proud to partner with Stephanie Pothoven, DO of the Iowa Clinic to offer urology services at our facility. Urologists specialize in the diagnosis and treatment of disease of the urinary tract and urogenital system.

Dr. Pothoven sees patients on third Thursday of each month in LCHC’s Specialty Clinic. To make an appointment with Dr. Pothoven, call (641) 774-3245.

Clinical Interests

  • Robotic Surgery
  • Laser treatment for BPH (enlarged prostate)
  • Laproscopic Surgery
  • Cooled Thermal Therapy of the Prostate (CTT)
  • Transurethral Resection of the Prostate (TURP)
  • Incontinence
  • Bladder Cancer
  • Kidney Stones
  • Female Urinary Incontinence
  • Reconstructive Surgery of the Urinary Tract
  • No Scalpel Vasectomy
  • Prostate Cancer
  • Kidney Cancer
  • Inter Stim

Board Certifications

American Osteopathic Board of Surgery-Urological Surgery

Medical Degree

Des Moines University


St. John Oakland Hospital, POH Medical Center


St. John Oakland Hospital

Undergraduate Degree

Wartburg College

Hospitals / Surgery Centers

Iowa Methodist Medical Center, Mercy Medical Center, Lakeview Surgery Center, Methodist West Hospital, Mercy Medical Center West Lakes, Lucas County Hospital