Jose Figueroa, D.O.

Assistant ProfessorOsteopathic Manual Medicine
Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine Program
ClinicianOsteopathic Manual Medicine Clinic
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Clinic
Clinic Appointment 515-271-1722
  • D.O., Des Moines University
  • B.S., Iowa State University
  • American Osteopathic Board of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
  • American Board of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
  • American Board of Neuromusculoskeletal Medicine
Awards and honors

2010, 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

  • 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