AschenbrennerEric W. Aschenbrenner, MD

Assistant Clinical Professor


  • Doctor of Medicine, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI
  • Preliminary Internal Medicine Internship, Medical College of Wisconsin and Affiliated Hospitals, Milwaukee, WI
  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation Residency, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN


  • Iowa Board of Medicine
  • Diplomate-American Board of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

Areas of Interest:

  • Nonoperative musculoskeletal joint and back care
  • Treatment of tendon and muscle injuries
  • Shoulder, elbow, and hand musculoskeletal rehabilitation
  • Ultrasound guided musculoskeletal injections
  • Amputee care


  • American Association of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
  • Association of Academic Physiatrists
  • American Medical Association
  • Iowa Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
  • Iowa Medical Society

What is a Physiatrist?

  • Physiatrists are physicians who specialize in physical medicine and rehabilitation. They are nerve, muscle, bone, and brain experts who treat injuries or illnesses that affect how you move. Their goal is to decrease pain and enhance performance without surgery.