Meet Us / Faculty

Brad Kamstra, DO

Program Director

I’ve lived the rural practice life. I’ve put in the hours, felt the pressure, and dealt with the burnout. And now it’s my mission to share what I’ve learned in 20 years of practice with every resident that goes through our program.

Experience & Background

Medical School

Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences

Previous Practice type/Community size

Rock Valley, IA, and various international cities


Family Medicine Center in Sioux City, IA

Areas of Special Interests

Osteopathic Manipulative Techniques (OMT), sports medicine, rural health, and physician burnout

Additional Training

Teaching at Rocky Vista University - College of Osteopathic Medicine, University of South Dakota - Sanford School of Medicine, University of South Dakota Physician Assistant Program, and is a ATLS instructor

Activities/Interests outside of medicine

Watching movies, camping, and many other outdoor activities with his wife and five children