Faculty & Staff at TUC

Kimberly Wolf

Kimberly Wolf

College: COM/OMM


Title: Associate Professor

Phone: (707) 638-5963

E-Mail: kwolf2@touro.edu

Office: Administration & Faculty, Rm. 227

Dr. Wolf earned her D.O. degree from Western University of Health Sciences' College of Osteopathic Medicine of the Pacific.  She then completed her residency in pediatrics at the dually-accredited program at Nationwide Children's Hospital/Doctors Hospital in Columbus, OH.  After completing her training, Dr. Wolf was hired by Nationwide Children's Hospital as a general pediatrician and also ran a pediatric OMT clinic.  Dr. Wolf was hired as the Co-Program Director of the Nationwide Children's Pediatric Residency Osteopathic Track in 2016.  This program was the first pediatric program in the country to receive this designation under the new ACGME Single Accreditation.  

In 2017, Dr. Wolf started at Touro as the Director of Pediatric OMM.  She is working to increase the osteopathic pediatric curriculum for students at Touro and beyond.  She sees pediatric OMT patients at the Fairfield Solano County Clinic.  She also supervises the pediatric OMT Lab in H89 on campus.  Dr. Wolf is also the OMM Fellowship Director at Touro.  

Dr. Wolf is a national speaker on pediatric osteopathy and osteopathic scholarly activity.  She serves on the Executive Committee for the American Academy of Pediatrics' Section on Osteopathic Pediatricians.  She is also committed to continued osteopathic research, especially in the field of pediatrics.  Research interests include the use of OMT to treat concussions, breastfeeding problems, autism spectrum disorder, plagiocephaly, and torticollis.  She also serves as the Chair of the Poster Presentation Subcommittee for the Louisa Burns Osteopathic Research Committee of the American Academy of Osteopathy.

Western University of Health Sciences, College of Osteopathic Medicine of the Pacific, Pomona, CA Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine, 2010

Seton Hall University, South Orange, NJ Bachelor of Science in Biology, 2006

Current research project involves the use of OMT to treat patients with Autism Spectrum Disorder with UCSF.

Kimberly Wolf, Tracy Krinard, Joel Talsma, Stacey Pierce-Talsma. “OMT for Patients with Multiple Sclerosis.” Journal of the American Osteopathic Association 2017;117(12):e141. doi: 10.7556/jaoa.2017.153.


Gupta, Shivani Rani, and Kimberly J Wolf. “Right Lower Quadrant Pain and Osteopathic Manipulative Treatment: A Case Presentation.” ACOP EJournal, vol. 10, no. 1, 2017.


Pediacast 384, Osteopathic Manipulative Medicine, Podcast released August 23, 2017 through Nationwide Children’s Hospital to a national audience


Castillo, Iris, Kimberly J. Wolf, and Alex Rakowsky. "Concussions and OMM: An Adolescent Case Presentation." Journal of the American Osteopathic Association (2016)


Pediacast 316, Back Pain in Student Athletes.  Podcast released April 30, 2015 through Nationwide Children’s Hospital to a national audience

Touro University College of Osteopathic Medicine, Assistant Professor of Osteopathic Manipulative Medicine, Director of Pediatric Osteopathic Manipulative Medicine, Oct 2017-present, OMM Fellowship Coordinator, 2018

Ohio State University/Pediatric Academic Association, Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, July 2013-September 201

Nationwide Children’s Hospital, Co-director of Osteopathic Pediatric Residency Track, October 2016-September 2017

Ohio University Heritage College of Osteopathic Medicine, Clinical Assistant Professor, 2014-2017

Doctor’s West Hospital, OMM Educator, July 2013- June 2014

Last Updated: 11/29/21