Dr. Hargens is the Chief Medical Officer at Mitchell County Regional Health Center. He serves as adjunct faculty at the University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine, Des Moines University School of Osteopathic Medicine and enjoys hosting residents and medical students for rotations throughout the year. Outside of work he enjoys, spending time with his wife and children, running, and anything involving Iowa State University, where he received his undergraduate education.

Certifications & Education

Medical Degree

  • University of Iowa


  • Mercy Medical Center – North Iowa


  • Board Certified

Benson Hargens, MD

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