Case Report: Neck Pain radiating into left shoulder and arm, upper back, and chest. Lewis DD. Osteopathic Manipulative Treatment for Chronic Neck Pain, Headaches, and Referred Pain in a Patient with Myofascial Pain Syndrome: A Case Report. The AAO Journal. 2017;27(2):11-14.
Integrating OMM Into Clinical Clerkships: The Impact of a Pilot Curriculum on OMM Encounters and Student Attitudes.
Heineman KL, Lewis DD, Finnerty EP, Crout SV, Canby C. Effect of a mandatory third-year osteopathic manipulative treatment course on student attitudes. J Am Osteopath Assoc. 2016;116(4):207-213. doi:10.7556/jaoa.2016.045.
Clinical practice manuscript presenting neurological examination prior to OMT.
Lewis DD, Figueroa JS, Summer GK, Polk JD. Introducing MAAP: The Modified ASIA Examination for Ambulatory Patients. The AAO Journal. 2014;24(2):40-45.
Correlation of OMM grades at an osteopathic medical school with COMLEX-USA OPP item scores. Manuscript published in the JAOA.
Lewis DD, Johnson MT, Finnerty EP. Predictive relationship of osteopathic manual medicine grades and COMLEX-USA Level 1 total scores and osteopathic principles and practice subscores. J Am Osteopath Assoc. 2014;114(6):480-485. doi:10.7556/jaoa.2014.097.
Awards and Honors
DMU President’s Award for ‘Teaching Excellence’, 2017
Fellowship in the American Academy of Osteopathy (FAAO), March 2017
Fellowship in National Academy of Osteopathic Medical Educators (FNAOME); February 2017
Iowa Osteopathic Medical Association (IOMA) “Physician of the Year” for Outstanding Contribution to the Profession, May 2014
DMU Dean’s Award for ‘Teaching Excellence’, 2014
DMU Dean’s Award for ‘Outstanding Community Service’, 2012
Resident Teaching Award, UC Davis, 2006
Ram’s Head Award for OMM Fellowship, 2003
J. Gordon Zink Memorial Award, OMM Fellowship, 2003