Medical Examiner

Contact Information


Manchester Family Medical Associates
613 West Main Street

Manchester, IA 52057


Monday - Friday

8:00 am - 5:00 pm


8:00 am - 12:00 pm


(563) 927-2629  



(563) 927-5247

Regional Medical Center

County Medical Examiner shall be either a licensed doctor of medicine or licensed osteopathic physician of the county, who shall investigate any death caused from violence, sudden, or suspicious manner as specified in Chapter 331.801 of the 1985 Code and, report same to County Attorney and State Bureau of Criminal Investigation. Compensation plus actual expenses for each investigation shall be paid by county. Medical Examiner shall order autopsies as deemed necessary or are required by County Attorney or State Medical Examiner.

Federal Bureau of Investigation


Medical Examiner:  R. Ried Boom, M.D.
Deputy Medical Examiners: Scot R. Christiansen, M.D, Jane A. Hartnett, M.D, Clinton Cummings, D.O, Blanka Divosa, M.D, Timothy Gerst, M.D, Nikolas May, M.D, Nicole Salow, M.D, Death Investigator, Dave Staner