Gutensohn Clinic physicians

Osteopathic Manipulative Medicine

Osteopathic Manipulative Medicine, located in Kirksville, Missouri, provides osteopathic care for adults, children of all ages, and seniors. Our team of osteopathic physicians are trained to identify and correct structural problems, which can assist with the body’s natural tendency toward health and self-healing. In our osteopathic medicine clinic, compassionate family doctors work with patients to develop treatments to not just fight illness, but to also help prevent disease with changes in lifestyle.

Osteopathic Manipulative Medicine patient services include:

  • Integrated osteopathic medical care
  • Musculoskeletal medicine
  • Cranial manipulation for infants and children
  • Acupuncture
  • SpineMed mechanical spinal decompression
  • Joint injections,
  • Trigger point injections,
  • Prolotherapy
  • Heel lift therapy

We look forward to providing osteopathic healthcare services to our neighbors in Kirksville and the surrounding Northeast Missouri areas.

Schedule your appointment

Call 660.626.2304

Clinic hours: 8:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m., Monday through Friday.

Osteopathic Manipulative Medicine is on the fourth floor of the Gutensohn Clinic located at 800 W. Jefferson St., Kirksville, MO 63501.

Physicians

Stephen Bergman, DO

Gary L. Bruning, DO, Residency Director

Stephen Bergman, DO, is an assistant professor at A.T. Still University’s Kirksville College of Osteopathic Medicine (ATSU-KCOM).  Dr. Bergman is board certified in Neuromusculoskeletal Medicine & Osteopathic Manipulative Medicine.  He earned his doctor of osteopathic medicine from ATSU-KCOM, and he completed residency at Northeast Regional Medical Center. 
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Brian Degenhardt, DO

Brian Degenhardt, DO

Brian Degenhardt, DO, is an associate professor at A.T. Still University’s Kirksville College of Osteopathic Medicine (ATSU-KCOM).  Dr. Degenhardt is board certified in Neuromusculoskeletal Medicine & Osteopathic Manipulative Medicine.  He earned his doctor of osteopathic medicine from Des Moines University College of Osteopathic Medicine and Surgery, and he completed residency at Northeast Regional Medical Center. 
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Eric Snider, DO

Eric Snider, DO

Eric Snider, DO, is an associate professor at A.T. Still University’s Kirksville College of Osteopathic Medicine (ATSU-KCOM) and also serves as the department chair for the osteopathic manipulative medicine program.  Dr. Snider is board certified in Neuromusculoskeletal Medicine & Osteopathic Manipulative Medicine.  He earned his doctor of osteopathic medicine from West Virginia School of Osteopathic Medicine, and he completed residency at Northeast Regional Medical Center.
Learn more about Dr. Snider.

Karen Snider, DO, FAAO, FNAOME

Gary L. Bruning, DO, Residency Director

Karen Snider, DO, FAAO, FNAOME, is a professor at A.T. Still University’s Kirksville College of Osteopathic Medicine (ATSU-KCOM).  Dr. Snider is board certified in Neuromusculoskeletal Medicine and Osteopathic Manipulative Medicine.  She earned her doctor of osteopathic medicine from West Virginia School of Osteopathic Medicine, and she completed residency at Northeast Regional Medical Center.  Dr. Snider has earned fellowship awards from the American Academy of Osteopathy and the National Academy of Osteopathic Medical Educators. 
Learn more about Dr. Snider.

Billy Strait, DO

Billy Strait, DO

Billy Strait, DO, is an associate professor at A.T. Still University’s Kirksville College of Osteopathic Medicine (ATSU-KCOM) and also serves as the OMM fellows director.  Dr. Strait is board certified in Neuromusculoskeletal Medicine & Osteopathic Manipulative Medicine.  He earned his doctor of osteopathic medicine from ATSU-KCOM, and he completed residency at Northeast Regional Medical Center. 
Learn more about Dr. Strait.

Residents

Kyrstin Ball, DO Kyrstin Ball, DO
David Dalton, DO David Dalton, DO
Leah Frank, DO Leah Frank, DO
Dan Lynch, DO Dan Lynch, DO
Dallas Mullock, DO Dallas Mullock, DO