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Medical Examiner

Medical Examiner

What types of services are offered through the Scott County Medical Examiner?

The Medical Examiner is a physician appointed by the Scott County Board of Supervisors who works with law enforcement and the health care community to investigate unexpected, suspicious, or accidental deaths. The Medical Examiner authorizes autopsies, when necessary.

How do I reach the Medical Examiner?

To contact the Scott County Medical Examiner, please call 563-200-1102 or fax 563-200-1105.  

The current office holder is housed at: 

415 E George Washington Blvd

Davenport, IA  52803

News & Notices

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Posted: May 18, 2018
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