Dr Benjaming Maclennan - Orthopedics at Iowa City ASC

Benjamin MacLennan, MD


Dr. MacLennan is a fellowship-trained spine surgeon who specializes in cervical, thoracic, and lumbar adult degenerative spine conditions.

A native of Cedar Falls, Iowa, Dr. MacLennan graduated summa cum laude from Binghamton University, The State University of New York, with his bachelor degree in biochemistry. He received his medical degree from University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine and then went on to complete his internship and residency training in orthopedic surgery in Grand Rapids, Michigan. Following his residency, Dr. MacLennan completed advanced spine surgery training during his fellowship in Seattle, Washington.

When he’s not seeing patients, Dr. MacLennan enjoys hockey, golf, running, biking, swimming, and music.


Areas of Interest:
Adult degenerative spinal disorders and Fellowship-trained in spine surgery

Medical School:
University of Iowa, 2002

Grand Rapids Medical Education & Research Center


Board-Certified, American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery

Locations of Practice:
Steindler Orthopedic Clinic
2751 Northgate Drive
Iowa City, IA 52245
(319) 338-3606

Steindler Orthopedic Clinic

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