Dr. Koch completed her undergraduate studies at the University of Iowa, earning a Bachelor of Science degree in exercise science, with an emphasis in exercise physiology. She chose to continue her education in Iowa City. She attended medical school at the University of Iowa and completed a residency in the department of pediatrics, where she received the Outstanding Resident in General Pediatrics award during her final year.
Dr. Koch served as chief resident of the pediatric department from 1999 to 2000. During this time, she also worked as a staff physician in the General Pediatric Clinic and Newborn Nursery at the University of Iowa. Upon moving to Des Moines, she joined the Des Moines Pediatric & Adolescent Clinic, where she cared for patients from 2001 to 2006. In 2006, Dr. Koch made the switch to medical aesthetics, providing medical supervision at The Spa at West Glen.
In 2012, Dr. Koch completed a fellowship and is now board-certified through the American Academy of Anti-Aging Medicine. She is passionate about helping her patients live healthier lives.
Dr. Koch can be seen each week on her television show, “The Dr. Heidi Koch Show,” which airs on Iowa’s Mediacom Cable Network. Her weekly show covers a variety of topics such as health, fitness, and anti-aging.
Dr. Koch lives in Des Moines with her 4 children. As a former figure competitor, Dr. Heidi Koch enjoys exercising and works hard to meet her own personal fitness goals. When she’s not in the office or the gym, she can be found shuffling her kids to and from various activities, volunteering in the community, and spending time with her busy family.