Number one in cost, number 11 in quality

What exactly is wrong with America’s health care system, and how can it be fixed? ACCORDING TO THE COMMONWEALTH FUND, …

A world of pain

We are in a world of pain. From the prick of our first booster to the aches of arthritis, we experience …

Take steps now to prevent disease later

You’ve probably heard the term “preventive medicine” a lot since the Affordable Care Act passed in 2010. The law requires …

Col. Wayne A. Schirner, D.O.’79

Dr. Schirner retired from civil service with the U.S. Army on Sept. 20, 2014.  He served the Army for 35 …

Provider Profile: Meet Dr. Terri Plundo

Name: Terri Plundo, D.O., FACOFP Title: Des Moines University Clinic Medical Director Assistant Professor of Family Medicine Clinic: Family Medicine …

John H. Yost, D.O.’86

John H. Yost, D.O.’86, is an assistant professor of medicine at Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth College in Hanover, …

Provider Profile: Meet Dr. G. Bradley Klock

Name: G. Bradley Klock, D.O., FAAO Title: Chairperson and Associate Professor of Osteopathic Manual Medicine Clinic: Osteopathic Manual Medicine Clinic …

Travis C. Egli, D.P.T.’07, FAAOMPT

Dr. Travis Egli was recently accepted as a fellow of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Manual Physical Therapists, giving him …

No restrictions, only opportunities

As a young man in Battle Creek, MI, James Haffenden bought stock in a company because a neighbor was then …

Provider Profile: Meet Dr. Kevin Smith

Name: Kevin Smith, D.P.M., M.S., FACFAS Title: Associate Dean for Clinical Affairs, College of Podiatric Medicine and Surgery Clinic: Foot …

Provider Profile: Meet Jolene Givant

Name: Jolene Givant, M.P.A.S., PA-C Title: Physician Assistant/Assistant Professor Clinic: Family Medicine Clinic Undergraduate School: Mercy School of Nursing, Des Moines, …