Contact Information & Office Hours
To report a death call (515) 286-3333 (24 hours a day)
Medical Examiner: Joshua W. Akers, M.D.
Polk County Medical Examiner's Office
1801 Hickman Road
Des Moines, IA 50314
For general information (NOT to report a case)
(515) 286-2102 Days
(515) 286-2208 Fax
The Office of the Medical Examiner is on-call 24 hours every day of the year.
Monday - Friday, 7:00 am to 3:00 pm (CST)