Elisabeth Jeffords, P.A.-C.

Physician Assistant to: Urgent Injury Clinic

Locations:
DMOS Ankeny 1301 Penn Ave., Suite 213 Des Moines, Iowa 50316
DMOS West 6001 Westown Parkway West Des Moines, Iowa 50266

About Elisabeth: Elisabeth Jeffords joined the DMOS team after more than 15 years of experience in patient care as a Physician Assistant. She received her Bachelor of Science in Premed Studies from Bob Jones University, and then went on to complete her Master of Physician Assistant Studies from the University of Iowa.

Elisabeth has worked in various disciplines throughout her career including family medicine, emergency medicine, geriatrics and cardiology.  She has obtained certification in advanced trauma, pediatric, and cardiac life support. She has a passion for teaching and has presented to both hospital and patient groups on a variety of topics.  She enjoys interacting with patients and taking care of them as an entire person while dealing with their acute illness or injury.

When not seeing patients, Elisabeth enjoys spending time with her family – husband Brian and 4 children, Victoria, Alexander, Emmeline and Eleanor.  She also is an active member of Ankeny Baptist Church, where she also serves as the nursery coordinator.  When she has time, she enjoys watching sports, especially college football. (Go Hawkeyes!!).

Education:

  • Master of Physician Assistant Studies, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA
  • Bachelor of Science in Premed Studies, Bob Jones University, Greenville, SC