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 …

Provider Profile: Meet Dr. Shannon Petersen

Name: Shannon Petersen, P.T., D.Sc.P.T., OCS, FAAOMPT, COMT Title: Associate Professor/Physical Therapist Clinic: Physical Therapy Clinic Undergraduate School: Morningside College, …

Awareness, activity crucial to preventing falls in seniors

“I’ve fallen…and I can’t get up!” You might remember that famous line from a campy 1990s TV commercial. But it’s …

Event aims to prevent falls through social activities that improve balance

Suffering a fall can injure much more than one’s pride. Among older adults, falls are the leading cause of both …

Provider Profile: Meet Sharon Johansen

Name:Sharon K. Johansen, M.S., ATC, PTA Title:Physical Therapist Assistant Clinic:Physical Therapy Clinic Undergraduate School:Truman State University, Kirksville, Missouri Additional Degrees/Training:Master’s Degree …

Melding music with med school

On a recent Friday evening on the DMU campus, a group of students gathered in the Student Education Center’s osteopathic …

Provider Profile: Meet Dr. Kathy Mercuris

Name:Kathy Mercuris, P.T., D.H.S. Title:Clinician/Associate Professor Clinic:Physical Therapy Clinic Undergraduate School:Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois Additional Degrees/Training:Certified in Neurodevelopmental Treatment Approach (C/NDT)Certified in …

Wordless Wednesday: take me out to the ballgame

[photo via Kelsey Kolb, D.P.T.’16]

Provider Profile: Meet Dr. Kari Smith

Name:Kari Smith, D.P.T., ATC Title:Clinic Manager/Assistant Professor Clinic:Physical Therapy Clinic Undergraduate School:South Dakota State University, Brookings, South Dakota Medical School:Des Moines University, Des …

Jesse D. Bacigalupi, D.P.T.’06

Jesse D. Bacigalupi recently was named the rehabilitation department manager at Haven of Show Low in Show Low, AZ.

M.O. Eckel III, D.P.T.’03

  M.O. Eckel III, D.P.T.’03, of Drummonds, TN, graduated with a juris doctorate in May 2014. He worked for the …

Des Moines University’s 114th commencement ceremony to award 539 degrees

Des Moines University will grant 539 degrees at its 2014 Commencement Ceremony, the 114th in the university’s history, on Saturday, …