Jose Figueroa
Position Assistant professor - Osteopathic Manual Medicine
Clinician - Physical medicine and rehabilitation clinic
Clinician - Osteopathic Manual Medicine Clinic
Assistant professor - Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine
Phone515-271-1722
EducationD.O., Des Moines University
B.S., Iowa State University
CertificationsAmerican Osteopathic Board of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
American Board of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
American Board of Neuromusculoskeletal Medicine

Research

  • Effectiveness in teaching OMM
  • Mechanism of action and clinical efficacy of OMM
  • Clinical outcome research in the field of physical medicine and rehabilitation
  • Outcome research in pain management

 

Awards and honors

2010, 2009, 2009 - Faculty Hooder at Commencement

2009 - Dean’s Award for Teaching Excellence for his commitment, professionalism and support of the osteopathic profession through his outstanding educational efforts

2007 - American Osteopathic Association Mentor Hall of Fame Award

2004 - Des Moines University College of Osteopathic Medicine Community Faculty Teaching Award

2002 - U.S. Army Meritorious Service Medal

1995 - University of Osteopathic Medicine and Health Sciences (now DMU) Ram’s Head Award for the Fellowship Program in OMM