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Research Associate Professor of Medicine, Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology

Clinical Focus: Clinical research for Functional GI Disorders.

Academic Interests: Dr. Heymen is a Senior Fellow of the Biofeedback Certification International Alliance and has provided biofeedback and cognitive behavior therapy to adults for more than 25 years. His research interests include biofeedback for pelvic floor disorders and CNS pain mechanisms in functional bowel disorders. In private practice Dr. Heymen provides Biofeedback and Cognitive Behavior Therapy for patients with anxiety and chronic pain disorders, as well as functional GI disorders.


Education and Training

  • Undergraduate Degree: University of North Florida, Psychology
  • MS: Barry University, Clinical Psychology
  • PhD: University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Biological Psychology