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Hope Hope Tobey, DO

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Hope Tobey, DO
Professor for OMM and Pediatrics
Department/Disciplines: Pediatrics, Osteopathic Manipulative Medicine - OMM, Family Medicine
Campus: Virginia
Office: VCOM Sports and Osteopathic Medicine 
Preferred First Name: Hope
Fax: 540-232-8429
Email: Contact

Research Interests

My research interests include pediatric OMT and Cranial OMT.


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Selected Publications

Year Faculty Citation PMID
2022 Ramu Anandakrishnan, A Tobey, Blaise Costa

Anandakrishnan R, Tobey H, Nguyen S, Sandoval O, Klein BG, Costa BM. Cranial manipulation affects cholinergic pathway gene expression in aged rats. J Osteopath Med. 2022 Jan 10;122(2):95-103. doi: 10.1515/jom-2021-0183. PMID: 34995434.

2020 Blaise Costa, A Tobey, Per Brolinson

Tobey H, Lucas T, Paul S, Berr SS, Mehrkens B, Brolinson PG, Klein BG, Costa BM. Mechanoceutics Alters Alzheimer's Disease Phenotypes in Transgenic Rats: A Pilot Study. J Alzheimers Dis. 2020 Feb 5;. doi: 10.3233/JAD-191071. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 32039851.

2019 Blaise Costa, A Tobey, Per Brolinson

Tobey H, Lucas T, Bledsoe D, Mykins M, Campbell C, Berr SS, Sasser T, Helm R, Brolinson PG, Klein BG, Costa BM. Effect of Osteopathic Cranial Manipulative Medicine on an Aged Rat Model of Alzheimer Disease. J Am Osteopath Assoc. 2019 Oct 15. doi: 10.7556/jaoa.2019.121. [Epub ahead of print]. PMID: 31613309.

2018 Albert Kozar, A Tobey

Tobey AH, Kozar AJ. The Incidence of Somatic Dysfunction in Infants Diagnosed with Tongue Tie – A Retrospective Chart Review. The AAO Journal. 2018 Dec;28(4).

2017 A Tobey

Tobey AH. Incontinentia pigmenti in a neonate. Consultant for Pediatricians. 2017 Oct 26. Published online: