Dr. Jean M. Lorentzen, D.O.
Internal Medicine Specialist
Dr. Lorentzen is an Internal Medicine Specialist. She received her medical degree from the University of Osteopathic Medicine & Health Sciences (now known as Des Moines University). Her internship and residency training were completed at Iowa Methodist Medical Center & VA Hospitals (University of Iowa program) in Des Moines, Iowa. Since that time she has had her practice in Boone, Iowa, and has moved her practice to her current location in West Des Moines, Iowa.
What is an internist?
According to the american society of internal medicine, an internist is a physician who specializes in adult medical care and the non-surgical treatment of internal organs and functions of the body; a medical detective and diagnostician; a personal physician, health counselor, educator and consultant. Internists are the major providers of continuing, comprehensive health care to adults and adolescents in the United States.