Kendi Hensel, D.O.

Costin Institute, Scholar Cohort 3


Hensel, Kendi

Dr. Hensel received her DO degree from the Oklahoma State University College of Osteopathic Medicine. After completing a traditional rotating internship in Oklahoma City, she moved to the University of New England in Biddeford, Maine and was one of the first graduates of a combined family practice and neuromusculoskeletal medicine residency program. After achieving board certification in both specialties, she returned to her native Texas in 2004 to join the faculty of the Texas College of Osteopathic Medicine at the University of North Texas Health Science Center. She is director of the NMM/OMM residency, and is a NIH-funded researcher and treatment provider on several clinical research studies on the efficacy and mechanism of action of OMM.