Katherine Heineman, D.O.

Chair and Assistant ProfessorOsteopathic Manual Medicine
Assistant ProfessorDoctor of Osteopathic Medicine Program
ClinicianOsteopathic Manual Medicine Clinic
Clinic Appointment 515-271-1722
  • D.O., Des Moines University
  • B.A., Carleton College
  • American Board of Neuromusculoskeletal Medicine
Awards and honors

2009 – Des Moines University Ram’s Head Award, Excellence in OMM

Areas of Expertise

Clinical areas of interest:

  • Cranial osteopathy
  • Prenatal/postpartum issues
  • Child/infant concerns
  • Neck and arm pain
  • Headaches
  • Back pain


Heineman K. Osteopathic Manipulative Treatment in the Management of Biliary Dyskinesia. J Am Osteopath Assoc. 2014;114(2):129-133. doi:10.7556/jaoa.2014.027., 2014

Heineman K. Manuscript reviewer: JAOA, 2013

Heineman K. Manuscript reviewer: Novel Physiotherapies, 2014