Jordan Bahnsen Jordan Bahnsen is a communications associate in DMU’s marketing and communications office. June 16, 2014Provider Profile: Meet Dr. Adrian Woolley Name:Adrian Woolley, D.O.Title:Vice-chairman, Osteopathic Manual MedicineClinic:Family Medicine Clinic/Osteopathic Manual Medicine ClinicUndergraduate School:Revelle College, La Jolla, CaliforniaMedical School:Des Moines University, Des Moines, IowaInternship:Des Moines General Osteopathic Hospital, Des Moines, IowaResidency:Family Practice, Des Moines General Osteopathic Hospital, Des Moines, IowaAdditional Degrees/Training:Board-certified in Family Practice, Neuromuscular and Osteopathic Manual MedicineCertificate of Proficiency in Osteopathy in the Cranial FieldWhat Attracted Me to Medicine:I wanted to be a doctor since the age of six. I was attracted to osteopathic medicine in particular because of the ability to utilize my hands and make a patient feel better immediately without waiting for medications to ‘kick in.’Specialty:Osteopathic Manual MedicineConditions I Treat:Musculoskeletal concernsCranial considerations (headache, sinuses, vertigo, otitis)Women’s healthGeneral wellnessHow Osteopathic Manual Medicine Can Benefit Patients:The musculoskeletal system is the largest in the body and can mirror internal organ concerns before the patient becomes aware of them. By examining the entire body, I am able to pick up on these concerns before they become a problem and treat before it becomes a chronic illness for the patient.How I Spend My Free Time:Reading mystery novels, traveling and spending quiet time with family and pets, just relaxing.Fun Fact:I love to use power tools and build/remodel.Health Advice to Live By:Find what feels and works best for you and capitalize on it to keep yourself happy and healthy. Leave a Reply Cancel replyYou must be logged in to post a comment.