Surgical services are being expanded at the Hawarden Regional Healthcare with the addition of Dr. Steven Locker and Dr. Brent Nykamp. Both surgeons are certified by the American Board of Surgery and are Fellows of the American College of Surgeons.


 

 

 

 

 

 

Dr. Steven Locker graduated from the University of Iowa and spent five years in surgical residency at Iowa Methodist Medical Center in Des Moines. Dr. Locker has been with the Orange City Area Health System since 1994.

Dr. Brent Nykamp graduated from the University of Minnesota and spent five years in surgical residency at Hennepin County Medical Center in Minneapolis. Dr. Nykamp has been with the Orange City Area Health System since 2008.

Dr. Locker and Dr. Nykamp are happy to provide their surgical services to the Hawarden area.

Our surgery services and specialities include:

  • General surgery

Hernia surgery

Gallbladder surgery

Appendectomy surgery

Thyroid surgery

Breast surgery including sentinel node biopsies

Colon surgeries

Colon and gastrointestinal endoscopies

Lesion removals

Hemorrhoid surgery

Port placements

  • Advanced laparoscopic surgery

Laparoscopic hysterectomy surgery

Laparoscopic Nissen fundoplication for reflux disease

  • VNUS Closure and sclerotherapy for varicose veins