Osteopathic Medicine News and Updates

Jerald J. Phipps, D.O.’88

Phipps joined the Ringgold County Hospital (RCH) in Mount Ayr, IA, as a family practice physician with the Mount Ayr Medical Clinic. He had practiced with The McFarland Clinic in Boone, IA, for 20 years.  “Family practice is what I love,” said Dr. Phipps. “It’s great taking care of people of all ages. From when […]

— Anna Hudson

Joseph E. Bergstrom, D.O.’97

Bergstrom was elected president of the Iowa chapter of the American College of Osteopathic Family Physicians during the group’s annual conference and scientific seminar in Des Moines. Bergstrom directs medical education and is program director of the family residency program at Trinity Medical Center in Bettendorf, IA. He is a board-certified family physician.

— Anna Hudson

James Huang, D.O.’99

Huang was named Physician of the Year by the Osteopathic Physicians & Surgeons (OPSC) of California on Feb. 9, 2013. The award is presented to the individual who best represents the qualities and traits of an outstanding osteopathic physician and surgeon. Huang is a member of the OPSC Board of Directors; his term will end […]

— Anna Hudson

Capt. Sarah K. Gibbons, D.O.’08

Gibbons completed a neurology residency at Madigan Army Medical Center in Tacoma, WA, in July 2012. She is now stationed at Fort Hood in Texas serving as a captain in the army and chief of the neurology clinic at Carl R. Darnall Army Medical Center.

— Anna Hudson

Happy National Doctors’ Day!

Below is a message from DMU President and CEO Angela L. Walker Franklin, Ph.D. Happy National Doctors’ Day! Thank you to our faculty and preceptors! While we always appreciate the engagement of our faculty and preceptors in the training of our students, I want to take the time to give a special acknowledgement on this […]

— Barb Boose

The Phoenix Physician

DMU students are great leaders and volunteers on campus, in the community and in professional organizations. In that category are University’s Internal Medicine Interest Group, featured recently in a newsletter of the Iowa chapter of the American College of Physicians. That’s why it was so cool when DMU graduate Robert G. Good, D.O., FACOI, president […]

— Barb Boose

Robert S. Marsh, D.O.’04

Marsh joined Metro Health Hospital in Grand Rapids, MI, and will practice at the Metro Health Sports Center in the Spartan Stores YMCA in Wyoming, MI. He is an orthopaedic surgeon specializing in foot and ankle surgery and will also concentrate on sports medicine and orthopaedics. He is a member of the American Academy of […]

— Anna Hudson