James W. Kribs, DO

James W. Kribs, B.A., D.O.Associate Professor of Osteopathic Manipulative Medicine
Osteopathic Neuromusculoskeletal Medicine Residency Director
Liberty Mountain Medical Group Medical Director

Chair, Department of Osteopathic Manipulative Medicine

(434) 592-6984


  • DO, Michigan State University College of Osteopathic Medicine
  • BA, Michigan State University


Dr. Kribs is a graduate of Michigan State University, earning both a Bachelor of Arts in Economics and a Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine in East Lansing. He completed a traditional rotating internship at the Medical Center of Independence in Independence, Missouri, and a residency in Neuromusculoskeletal Medicine at Northeast Regional Medical Center at the Kirksville College of Osteopathic Medicine. He is board-certified in Neuromusculoskeletal medicine, his practice focus includes osteopathic manipulative medicine, manual sports medicine, non-surgical orthopedics, and interventional pain management.

Courses Taught

  • Year 1 - Residency, Osteopathic Manipulative Medicine - OMM

Professional Memberships

  • American Osteopathic Association
  • American Academy of Osteopathy

Research Interests

  • Academic Medicine
  • Pain Medicine
  • Osteopathic Medicine