Associate Professor of Medicine
Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology
130 Bioinformatics Bldg
Campus Box 7080
Chapel Hill, NC 27599-7080
Link to a list of publications on PubMed
Dr. Heymen is a Fellow of the Biofeedback Certification Institute of America and has provided biofeedback therapy for more than 20 years. He is the project manager for an NIH-funded study of the efficacy of behavioral treatments for fecal incontinence and constipation. He recently completed his dissertation for a PhD in Biological Psychology through the UNC Department of Psychology. Dr. Heymen has also been named as a consultant for the Pelvic Floor Disorders Network at the National Institutes of Health for three consecutive years (2010 - 2012).
Biofeedback, fecal incontinence, constipation, rectal pain.
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