Kirk Leininger, MD
Disclosures: Nothing to disclose - 05/24/2022
Curriculum Vitae

 

Curriculum Vitae

Kirk W. Leininger, MD

 

Home:                                                                                                                Office:

6849 W 9600 N                                                                                                  395 W Cougar Blvd, Ste. 502

Highland, UT 84003                                                                                    Provo, UT  84604

cell: (801) 372-3329                                                                                    (801) 357-8818

                                                                                                                fax: (801) 357-7211

 

EDUCATION AND TRAINING

 

              Chief Resident, Department of Rehabilitation Medicine, University of Wisconsin,               Madison, Wisconsin; January 2000 - March 2001

              Residency - Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, University of Wisconsin,               Madison, Wisconsin; 1998-2001

              Internship - General Internal Medicine , University of Wisconsin, Madison,               Wisconsin; 1997-1998

              Doctor of Medicine, University of Utah School of Medicine, Salt Lake City, Utah;               1993-1997

              Bachelor of Science, Nutritional Science Major; Cum Laude, Brigham Young               University, Provo, Utah; 1986-1987 and 1989-1992

 

HONORS AND AWARDS

 

              Delegate, Resident Section, State Medical Society of Wisconsin, 2000

              Graduated Cum Laude from Brigham Young University 1992

              Dean’s Scholarship, Brigham Young University

              Eagle Scout

             

LICENSURE AND CERTIFICATION

 

              Board Certification - Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, June 2002 - 2022

              License to Practice Medicine in the State of Utah, October 2003 present

              Basic Life Support certified: December 2019-December 2021

              Advanced Cardiac Life Support certified: February 2020

             

EMPLOYMENT

 

              •Intermountain Medical Group, Provo, UT, Department of Physical Medicine and               Rehabilitation at Utah Valley Regional Medical Center, June 2007 - present.

              Private PM&R practice in Provo, UT October 2003 June 2007. Physical Medicine and               Rehabilitation outpatient clinic at Utah Valley Regional Medical Center

              PeaceHealth Medical Group, Longview, WA - Physician, Department of Physical               Medicine and Rehabilitation - July 2001 - September 2003

Central Wisconsin Center for the Developmentally Disabled, Madison, WI - Limited-Term Medical Consultant, July 1998 - June 2001

 

RESEARCH AND INVITED PRESENTATIONS

 

Neck and back pain in the student population Presenter BYU, Student Health Department presentation September 2013

“Concussion in the workplace” Presenter – Utah Labor Commission Fall conference September 2011

 

“Low back pain in the workplace” Presenter – Brigham Young University, Risk Management conference – July 2011

 

“Acute Low Back Pain” Presenter IHC Family Practice Clinics of Utah County, September 2003 – May 2004

 

“Management of Neck Pain” Presenter – UVRMC Family Practice residents, February 2004

 

“Exercise in Management of Obesity” Presenter - Conference on Obesity, Longview, WA, October 2001

 

              “Spontaneous Infectious Diskitis - A Case Report.”  Leininger, KW and Leonard, JW.

              Poster presentation, AAPM&R Annual Meeting, San Francisco, CA, November 4, 2000.

 

              Worker monitoring tests for carpal tunnel syndrome - worked with Dr. Frank Salvi,               performing nerve conduction studies, University of Wisconsin, Madison. 8/00 - 5/01.

 

              “Driver Rehabilitation.” Interdepartmental Seminar, University of Wisconsin, Madison,               WI, September 8, 2000.

 

              “Head and Neck Injuries in Youth Sports.” Interdepartmental Seminar, University of               Wisconsin, Madison, WI, January, 2000.

 

              “Prevention and Treatment of Malnutrition on the Rehabilitation Unit.”               Interdepartmental Seminar, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI, March 1999 and               Gunderson-Lutheran Hospital, LaCrosse, WI, September 1999.

 

              “Doctor-Patient Relationship: Influence on Healing.” Family Practice Grand Rounds,               University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT, March 1995 and at the Teachers of Family               Practice National Meeting, New Orleans, LA, May 1995.

 

PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS

 

              American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation July 1998 - present

              Utah Medical Association – January 2004 – present

Utah County Medical Association – January 2004 – present

State Medical Society of Wisconsin - July 1997 - June 2001

 

COMMUNITY ACTIVITIES AND SERVICE

 

Zahra Charity for traumatic brain and spinal cord injury, on-site medical volunteer, Marrakesh, Morocco, June 2014

Healing Hands for Haiti, on-site medical volunteer, Mar. 2006, Sept. 2008, Apr. 2011

              Deaflympics, winter 2007, Salt Lake City, UT - medical staff volunteer

              Venturing Scout Leader, Crew 2101, Madison, WI; 1997-2001

              Volunteer Missionary, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, Belgium               Brussels Mission; 1987-1989


REFERENCES

 

              David Hilmo, MD - Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

[email protected]

              801-921-0039

 

              Zachary Allred DO Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

1034 N 500 W

              Provo, UT 84604

              Zallred1[email protected]ail.com

              801-828-8260

 

Brett Lile, DO – Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation             

395 W Cougar Blvd, #502

Provo, UT 84604

801-357-8818

 

Alan Colledge, MD - Utah Worker's Compensation Director

700 W. 800 N., Suite 100

Orem, Utah 84057

(801) 224-5373