Shehada Homedan, MD

A native of Jordan, he completed the rigorous orthopedic surgery program at the Jordan University of Science and Technology, followed by an orthopedic trauma fellowship at the University of New Mexico Hospital, and an orthopedic adult reconstructive and orthopedic sports medicine fellowship at the State University of New York at Buffalo.

Dr. Homedan sees cases that pertain to most fractures, shoulder and knee arthoplasty, total knee and total hip replacements, fracture management and trauma care. Cases are seen with a referral from a personal healthcare provider.

Dr. Homedan became interested in orthopedics while doing his first surgical rotation. When choosing where to practice, he and his family found rural Iowa to be attractive, preferring it to the more crowded, fast-paced life of the city. He is joined by his wife and three children. He is an avid soccer fan and enjoys playing and competing in soccer matches.

Medical Education: Jordan University of Science and Technology | Irbid, Jordan
Internship: Islamic Hospital, Jordan University of Science and Technology
Residency: King Abdulla University Hospital, Jordan University of Science and Technology
Fellowship: University of New Mexico Hospital, Albuquerque, NM | State University of New York, Buffalo, NY

Available at these locations: Davis County Hospital, Monroe County Hospital, Ringgold County Hospital, Wayne County Hospital,

Services: General Orthopedics | Hip, Knee Arthroplasty & shoulder arthroplasty | Adult Reconstructive Surgery | Sports Medicine | On-site Physical Therapy Rehabilitation | Trauma / Fracture Care | Hip Resurfacing

Richard Goding, MD

Dr. Goding is on the forefront when it comes to minimally invasive restorative options for knees and shoulders. Committed to providing comprehensive, high-quality care, Dr. Goding is dedicated to improving or maintaining joint function giving patients the opportunity to enjoy a healthy and active lifestyle. Joint preservation techniques are often less invasive than traditional treatments with the added benefit of shortened recovery times for patients.

He actively teaches other surgeons his techniques with these procedures. He is currently producing leading research in the fields of Joint Preservation and Farm and Labor Medicine through his role as the Chief Clinical Coordinator of the Tissue Biomechanics Lab at the University of Illinois. Dr. Goding’s study of work related injuries has led to innovative new treatment techniques.
Originally from Oklahoma, Dr. Goding received his Bachelor of Science degree in Biochemistry from Oklahoma State University in 1993. Dr. Goding earned his Doctor of Medicine degree from Georgetown University School of Medicine in 1997. He completed his surgical internship at the University of Hawaii Integrated Surgical Program in 1998, followed by his residency at St. Vincent Catholic Medical Center of Brooklyn and Queens, New York, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery in 2003. Dr. Goding completed Fellowships at the Perth Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine Center, and The Sydney AO Food and Ankle Fellowship, in Australia in 2004. Dr. Goding is Board Certified by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery.

Dr. Goding is excited to bring his experience and offer these innovative techniques to the Iowa community. Dr. Goding and his wife, Janet, have two daughters, Sydney and Madison.

Available at these locations: Joint Preservation Institute of Iowa, Wayne County Hospital,

Services: Stem Cell Therapy | Super Capsular Reconstruction | Subchondroplzasty | Shoulder Resurfacing Restoration | Partial Knee Replacement

Randy J. Metzger, DPM

A Wayne Community High School graduate, Dr. Metzger was awarded his Doctor of Podiatric Medicine in 2010 from Des Moines University – Osteopathic Medical Center College of Podiatric Medicine and Surgery. He received his Bachelor of Arts, in Biology in 2006 from Simpson College in Indianola. In June 2013, Dr. Metzger completed his 3rd Year Podiatric Surgical Resident Rearfoot, Reconstruction and Ankle Surgery program at Community Medical Center in Scranton, PA.

Dr. Metzger has volunteered his time as a summer camp counselor at the Miracle Burn Camp at Camp Foster Lake Okoboji, IA for several summers, and as a medical staff volunteer at the Steamtown Marathon and worked as an A/V assistant.

Outside of work, Dr. Metzger enjoys hunting, fishing, boating, motorcycles, travel and taking road trips and college football.

Available at these locations: Lucas County Health Center

To schedule an appointment with Dr. Metzger, patients are directed to call 641-203-4664.