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Mid-Iowa Occupational Testing (Walk-in Facility)

Des Moines, Iowa
(515) 525-3508
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Mid-Iowa Occupational Testing (Walk-in Facility)

Dr. Shawn A. Gehlsen

5911 Meredith Dr. STE D
Des Moines, Iowa 50322
(515) 525-3508

Hours of Operation:
M-F: 8:30am-5pm


  • FAA BasicMed Exams
  • CDL Physical Exam for Commercial Drivers (DOT Physical)
  • DOT drug and alcohol testing
  • DOT consortium
  • Non-DOT drug and alcohol testing
  • FAA (basic med) flight physical
  • Hearing conservation testing (audiometry)
  • Functional lung capacity testing (spirometry)
  • Pre-employment physicals
  • Life insurance physicals
  • Heart EKG/ECG
  • Lift tests
  • A1c instant test
  • School sports physicals
  • Background screening
  • Customized functional foot orthotics
    Medically supervised weight loss program
  • DNA testing
  • Additional services added yearly and upon request
  • Respirator Fit Questionnaire
  • Respirator Fit Physical

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Recognized as a Provider of Pilot Helpful FAA BasicMed Exams!

Mid-Iowa Occupational Testing is locally owned and operated and offers a full range of occupational testing in our walk-in/no appointments facility. (however, we do appreciate a heads-up call that you are coming just incase Dr. Gehlsen is out of the office that day) We are not associated in anyway with any large medical facility in Des Moines or surrounding metro and we pride ourselves by offering our clients accurate, professional, and convenient service in a small, comfortable, and friendly atmosphere.

If you have questions for us, no problem, you will always get to talk to a real person on the phone and you won’t be transferred six times! Give us a call today! If there is a service you want but we don’t offer, we would be happy to entertain the possibility of making that available to you!

Get low pricing and great service with your next FAA BasicMed Exam at our convenient clinic located at Des Moines, Iowa

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What is a Pilot Helpful BasicMed Exam? Helping pilots is what we do. We know how to help pilots thru the BasicMed process that is intended to make pilots safe and Flying affordable. We want to help pilots maintain their flying privileges and enjoy flying like it is meant to be.

Need your BasicMed Exam Today?  We know your time is valuable!  We offer Same Day Appointments,  just give us a call.  We specialize in physicals exams and won’t keep you waiting in a room full of “sick” patients.

Pass your BasicMed Exam! Dr. Gehlsen knows the BasicMed regulations, so he can help you thru the BasicMed process.  He will navigate you thru the BasicMed requirements so you can get back in the air.

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(Click Here) To download the FAA BasicMed Checklist Exam Form.

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Dr. Shawn Gehlsen is an Iowa Board Certified Chiropractic Physician and has been in practice since 2004. He was born and raised in Denison, Iowa. From 2011-2013 he practiced in Alaska on the island of Dutch Harbor. It was there that he realized the growing need for Doctors of Chiropractic to offer occupational testing services. He receives ongoing training in the field of occupational testing and chiropractic and is considered a regional authority in the knowledge and understanding of the DOT medical guidelines.

NRCME Number: 1852146898