Strada Healthcare Announces New Affiliate Clinic in Des Moines, Iowa -

Strada Healthcare Announces New Affiliate Clinic in Des Moines, Iowa

March 31, 2020

Dr. Jon Van Der Veer with Exemplar Care in Des Moines, Iowa has joined Strada Healthcare’s Direct Primary Care Affiliate Network. Strada Healthcare’s expansion in Des Moines is an exciting opportunity to bring DPC into the community to provide affordable and accessible primary care.


Dr. Van Der Veer is the founder of Exemplar Care and is certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine. Before starting his own practice, he served as chief medical officer at both Greene County Medical Center in Jefferson, Iowa, and CareMore Health in Des Moines, Iowa. Dr. Van Der Veer also worked as a primary care provider at UnityPoint Clinic Internal Medicine in Des Moines.


Earning his medical degree at Des Moines University College of Osteopathic Medicine, Dr. Van Der Veer completed his residency in internal medicine at Central Iowa Health System – Methodist in Des Moines. In addition to his clinic work, he is the co-author of several articles published in medical journals.


At Exemplar Care, Dr. Van Der Veer takes a holistic approach, treating the whole person instead of just their symptoms. He retains a membership-based patient load of just 500-800 people, which gives him time to advocate for his patients’ needs. Dr. Van Der Veer is devoted to unhurried appointments, consistency in care, and offers members unlimited access through office visits and virtual care.


Dr. Van Der Veer provides onsite diagnostic and treatment services for a wide range of acute and chronic conditions, including diabetes, thyroid disorders, and the flu. He also focuses on preventive health care, offering mental health evaluations and routine physical exams. To learn more about Dr. Jon or exemplar care, you can visit his website at

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