Life within any living being is actively seeking the most optimal state of balanced freedom that can be achieved at any given moment. Osteopathic treatment addresses living anatomy expressing physiologic function. The goal of any osteopathic treatment is to look for…
Dr. Kate Heineman has been an osteopathic practitioner in the Des Moines area since 2013. She chose the specialty of osteopathic manipulation as she felt it was the best form of medicine to help get to the root of the problem…
WEST DES MOINES October 17, 2022 — Osteopathic Care, Katherine Heineman DO has been selected for the 2022 Best of West Des Moines Award in the Medical Clinic category by the West Des Moines Award Program. Each year, the West Des…
Dr. Heineman’s presence alone is healing. She listens intently and without judgement, always holding space for whatever you need during the encounter.
What is truly amazing is her ability to listen not just to your words, but to the messages she interprets in your body using her hands.
I am always in awe at how relaxed I am during her treatments, and how effective she is at finding what feels like the root of the issue and then helping my body find health.
Dr. Kate gives each patient in each encounter increase of health and healing.
She works at everyone moment through the treatment to connect fully to the healing forces present in the patient, which results in great and positive changes.
Dr. Heineman truly understands health and healing.
Her incredible, vast knowledge of osteopathic medicine is grounded in an authentic intention to facilitate the body’s inherent wisdom and augment the inner health within each of her patients.
She listens intently to her patients, seeks to address the root causes underlying their health issues, and creates a space that allows for incredible changes to occur.
I have both utmost gratitude for the healing she has facilitated in my own life.
Dr. Kate is responsive, knowledgeable, and detailed.
She takes the time to let your body tell her what is happening.
I believe she is Iowa’s best keep secret in healthcare!
Grateful to Dr. Heineman for treating my frozen shoulder and associated nervous system pain.
Although I had a team of 3 MDs from a research hospital and serious pain blockers, osteopathic care was able to bring relief to my pain and set me on a course to recovery with no drugs or invasive procedures.
Dr. Heineman is amazing.
Her OMM techniques help to resolve my acid reflux and make it so I do not have to take medications for this condition.
Every experience has been wonderful. I highly recommend her services!
Finding Dr. Heineman has been a godsend–
It has given me a way to deal with chronic pain in my back and hip pain that I’ve been experiencing for years.
I thought the pain was just something I would have to live with for the rest of my life, but OMT has given me great relief.
The therapy is gentle and Dr. Heineman is expert at knowing where to focus. I am grateful for her excellent care!
Dr. Heineman is wonderful!
She has been helping my body repair after a long journey through burnout and on to the other side!
She listens to not only my verbal story but to my body’s story too. I’m so glad I found her!
Dr. Heineman is outstanding.
Great results for my wife and I for long-standing issues that other doctors could not resolve. In addition, she’s a wonderful human being.
Dr. Heineman has become a trusted physician to me and, I appreciate her including me in decisions relating to my health care.
Doctor Heineman is extremely accessible…..always within a few hours at the most. She is punctual regarding appointments, too.
Dr. Heineman is a knowledgeable and caring physician and I feel very fortunate that I found her!
Dr. Kate is the best!
I feel so much better after my visit.
Been seeing her for 8-9 years.
Dr. Kate provided me with natural exercises to help alleviate my shoulder pain which were very helpful to reduce/eliminate the pain. Now if I begin to have pain I started doing my exercises to help alleviate the painful condition.
I really like that Dr. Kate worked to get to the root cause and provided solutions to help me work through the condition.
She is very pleasant and thoughtful and I would highly recommend her services!
My wife and I have both received care from Dr. Heineman for several years.
She is excellent at what she does, and her treatments have always been effective.
I’m most impressed, however, by her listening and interpersonal skills.
I came with what turned out to be Frozen Shoulder.
Prior to the diagnosis, I experienced excruciating pain. Level 10 pain.
But during my sessions, Dr. Heineman’s techniques were the only relief I experienced.
Not only that, she was kind, professional, and really listened. I highly recommend her care!
Dr. Kate does a wonderful job at keeping my scoliosis in check and providing great relief when I have other issues that rear their ugly head.
I always feel better after my visits.
Thanks you, Dr. Kate!
OMM is helpful to alleviate tension and headaches for me.
Dr. Heineman is attentive to my concerns.
She is a provider that will listen and take care of you.
Dr. Heineman is an outstanding physician who was able to address my neck and back issues when so many others could not.
She takes the time to listen. I highly recommend her.
Best care and concern for patients needs.
Positive outcome and lasting relief!
Dr. Heineman is the best at alleviating my back pain.
I have been going to her for many years and would recommend her to anyone who needs care.