Ms. Kathryn Cardamon is an instructor in the Des Moines University Department of Physical Therapy. She has a variety of experiences in the treatment of general orthopedic issues, neurological disorders, pelvic muscle dysfunction, and is certified to treat lymphedema by the Lymphology Association of North America. She is certified in treating lymphedema for all conditions and is a candidate for certification in medical therapeutic yoga. Prior to joining DMU, Ms. Cardamon worked in acute care and outpatient care and then opened her own outpatient clinic in Iowa City to provide rehabilitation and fitness programming for patients and the community. Her practice specialized in orthopedics, women’s health, pelvic floor muscle dysfunction and lymphedema for breast cancer patients. She graduated from the University of Iowa with her master of physical therapy degree in 1994.