Orthopedic Specialists

Andrew Odland, MD

Practice Information

Joined Orthopedic Specialists

September 2018

Medical Interests

Sports medicine; joint replacement; treatment of shoulder, hip, and knee injuries and arthritis

Education & Professional Certification


American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery 

Medical School

University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine


Mayo Clinic - Department of Orthopedic Surgery


Tahoe Orthopedics and Sports Medicine

Professional Societies

American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons; American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine; Arthroscopy Association of North America

Professional & Personal Interests

Hobbies and Personal Interests

Enjoys traveling, spending time on the lake, and hanging out with friends and family.

Patient Comments

June 19, 2024

No waiting! Ran like clockwork!

June 19, 2024

Very good appointment. I will be seeing him for hip surgery.

June 15, 2024

Very professional care. Highly recommend the hospital and the orthopedics department.

June 15, 2024

Nurse, xray tech and doctor explained everything very well.

June 14, 2024

Your practice was recommended to me and I will be doing the same

June 10, 2024

Dr. Odland was very personable and professional

June 8, 2024

Have recommended Doctor Odland to others several times.

June 5, 2024


June 3, 2024


May 27, 2024

I highly respect Dr Odland for his knowledge and care and concern he provides me.

May 24, 2024

My doctor does an excellent job of answering all my questions and giving informative information

May 24, 2024

Excellent care in every way! Thank you.

May 24, 2024

Dr Odland is great! I recommend him to everyone that needs help!

May 22, 2024

I would recommend Dr. Odland to anyone needing orthopedic care.

May 19, 2024

I am very happy with my hip replacements and have recommended Dr Odland to a few people already

May 16, 2024


May 10, 2024

Dr Odland is great!

May 4, 2024

Dr Odland is amazing. He takes time to listen, he is such a great physician. We are so blessed

May 3, 2024

Doctor was very thorough in all explanations and recommendations. He happily answered all concerns and questions. He was very warm and caring and obviously loves what he does and his patients.

May 3, 2024

All very well

April 26, 2024

Showed X-rays of surgery & what was done

April 22, 2024

Would highly recommend this clinic and doctor.

April 18, 2024

They run their office like a well oiled machine. Truly impressed. Probably the best visit I have had. Was reassuring and kind. 5. Already have.

April 15, 2024

Dr. Andrew Odland is wonderful!

April 14, 2024

Always telling people about Iowa Specialty, especially Dr. Odland.

April 13, 2024

I felt very at ease with the Dr.

April 12, 2024

Dr. Odland was VERY GOOD.

April 12, 2024

I already have recommended him to multiple people

April 5, 2024

I have and will continue to recommend ISH to anyone

March 29, 2024

Very professional and informational

March 23, 2024

Dr. Odland treats you like he just saw you earlier around the dinner table.

March 23, 2024

Always look forward to my cortisone shots, so my knes quit aching.

March 11, 2024

I appreciate Dr. Odland listening to my request

February 29, 2024

Dr Odland was wonderful

February 16, 2024

Dr Odland and staff are the best!!!

February 16, 2024

Dr Odland is the best

February 16, 2024

Dr Odland was excellent in his entire explaining of what was to happen and why by sending me to Clarion and the drs. (2) there reassured me after reading the x-rays and then taking one more on my knee to make sure nothing was dislocated or broken. Everybody in both facilities made the experience as comfortable, and speedy as could be. A 10 rating or more!

February 15, 2024

Dr. Odland answered all my questions very thoroughly! He had me decide how to proceed!

February 15, 2024

I'm so happy Dr. Odland was able to fit an unscheduled X-ray and Injection for my knee in addition to a steroid injection to my hip.

February 13, 2024

Dr. Odland is the best. He takes time to explain and asks questions.

February 12, 2024

I would definitely recommend my friends and family to come here

February 8, 2024

Dr. Odland really made me feel at ease and was very easy to talk to. He explained my x-rays to me and made sure I understood what he was explaining. He was super nice

February 7, 2024

Dr Odland was amazing!

February 7, 2024

Dr. Odland is top notch

February 5, 2024

Dr. Odland is an excellent ortho doctor - a real asset!

February 4, 2024

Great experience! Dr. Odland is the best!

February 2, 2024


January 30, 2024

All steps that were taken for my care were excellent.

January 25, 2024

Dr Odland and his staff are top notch! They make you feel like family. They take great care in listening to you and finding a solution or answer to your medical issues with compassion and skill.

January 25, 2024

I have received excellent care during the entire process

January 10, 2024

Dr. Odland is great!

December 29, 2023

Probably final visit after the surgery. I've been very satisfied with the whole process.

December 23, 2023

Odland great doctor. Cares about me and my treatment

November 29, 2023

I trust Dr. Odland medically and personally with my care.

November 28, 2023


November 21, 2023

I have recommended many to Dr. Odland

November 17, 2023

Totally explained all options and discussed care

November 16, 2023

Good & efficient

November 3, 2023


November 2, 2023

Very helpful!

October 12, 2023

Dr. Odland is very caring with his patients. I had several questions and he answered in terms I could understand.

October 11, 2023

I will definitely share my positive experience with others and recommend this provider.

September 28, 2023

Dr. Odland is personable, kind, empathetic and caring. I received a call from Dr. Odland himself 5 days after surgery.

September 27, 2023

Excellent - especially compared to a large city clinic - everything was explained - questions encouraged

September 27, 2023

Dr Odland was very informative.

September 14, 2023

Very helpful, answered our questions , explained things so we could understand, everyone was so nice and helpful.

September 13, 2023

I have recommended friends and acquaintances to your clinics,

September 11, 2023

All good

September 6, 2023

Radiology and the doctor explained and answered questions very well

August 30, 2023

Very good.

July 28, 2023

Dr. Odland is the best. He has done several surgeries on our family members. They have all been resolved and everyone is doing well. Would return without question.

June 29, 2023

I have already recommended Dr. Odland to three others!!!

June 8, 2023

Came in hoping for an MRI for my knee pain and that is what I got

June 7, 2023

Excellent care

June 1, 2023

Dr Odland is easy to visit with, explains himself well and is very caring and did an excellent knee surgery!

April 27, 2023

This was my second surgery. *Dr. Odland was concerned. Knew there was something wrong even though the MRI showed nothing. He went on and fixed the problem. He was awesome.

April 24, 2023

Very informative & explained EVERYTHING.

April 22, 2023

Dr. Odland is amazing! Very caring and explains things in language I can easily understand

April 22, 2023

Nothing but a great pleasant experience with entire staff

April 19, 2023

Very professional and great concern for me personally

April 13, 2023

Excellent, only doctor I would see! He is outstanding!

March 23, 2023

Great staff

February 22, 2023

Very good

January 12, 2023

Dr. Odland is amazing! He explained each assessment as he completed them, as well as the results. He even built rapport with my youngest son, who wasn't even the patient - shows he has a kind heart.

December 31, 2022

I have the utmost trust in Dr. Odland. I have been very happy with his care. I have already recommended him to others.

December 29, 2022

I'm now scheduled for a hip replacement & fixing two bad knees. This I'll wait 2 months for. Because I trust no one like I trust *Dr. Odland.

November 28, 2022

Have always liked *Dr. Odland, has time for you, explains things well, very friendly.

October 19, 2022

Dr. Odland listened and answered my questions patiently.

October 19, 2022

I don't think I have ever encountered a medical facility with the quality of care I received--most impressive!

October 13, 2022


October 12, 2022

Dr. Odland listens to you, then proceeds with his exam. Figures the best way to go, then sets up schedules.

September 29, 2022

Very happy from start to finish. Would recommend highly to others

September 27, 2022

*Dr. Odland is an excellent doctor.

September 23, 2022

I have recommended my doctor to 5 others. His care & concern were wonderful.

September 15, 2022

Dr. Odland is the best!!!! I recommend him to everyone!

September 7, 2022

Dr. Odland is excellent in explaining things. He is an amazing doctor.

July 21, 2022

Awesome Dr.

July 20, 2022

Dr Odland and his staff are very caring. They are very professional.

June 29, 2022


June 27, 2022

Dr Odland is awesome. He always takes time to explain things, give options, etc

June 7, 2022

I recommend a lot to Iowa Specialty Clinic due to great providers, staff and excellent care.

May 19, 2022

Very good with the Linda the nurse and Dr Odland very nice lady and doctor

May 19, 2022

Very personal, caring and good explanation.

April 26, 2022

After the operation all was so good, the service, the attention, the card, the nutrition, etc., everything.

April 21, 2022

I'm the 4th in my family to come here & we are all very happy with our results. We are all over 65.

April 20, 2022

Dr. Odland has always been to the point and thorough with his explanation. Super excited to know he's learning to work with a robot assistant. It's amazing how technology advances.

April 18, 2022

*Dr. Odland is the best. I'm so glad he decided to return home and practice.

April 2, 2022

He helps me, he encouraged me. Wants me healthy

April 2, 2022

Dr. Odland is amazing! Such care and concern

March 31, 2022

Dr Odland is very professional and knowledgable about my condition.

March 8, 2022

I would recommend to anyone that Dr Odland is the best knee surgeon.

March 8, 2022

Dr. Odland was awesome

February 23, 2022

Dr. Odland was very knowledgeable and skilled. The injection went very smooth and I have a good plan moving forward. Thank you.

February 22, 2022

Dr Odland is a great asset to this community. He is very kind, caring and an excellent doctor. Takes time to discuss issues and all concerns you have with your health.

February 8, 2022

Dr Odland rates excellent in my opinion.

January 21, 2022

Dr. Odland was very nice. He was reassuring, showed me the x-rays and explained the results.

January 20, 2022

Excellent care

January 16, 2022

I am so appreciative of the care and concern Dr Odland showed me. I was in a decent amount of pain and he made sure to ask me detailed questions and thoroughly examined my hip. The appointment didn't feel rushed. I am so grateful my sister recommended I try your clinic!

January 6, 2022

Dr. Odland was kind, patient and very informative. I felt well cared for and we had a great plan when I left.

December 23, 2021


December 9, 2021


December 9, 2021

Dr Odland is amazing!

December 5, 2021

Super experience. Dr. Odland is very passionate about healthcare.

November 9, 2021

Dr. Odland does a great job

November 3, 2021

I have recommended Dr. Odland and ISH to several co-workers.

September 29, 2021

Very Good

September 27, 2021

Dr Odland was very professional and compassionate in the process of explaining the risk and benefits of the surgery. Excellent

September 27, 2021

Dr. Odland, is a super great young Dr. ! He cares about your problems and he finds way to make it better
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