Dr Kendall Thurman

Kendall Thurman, DO, was born in Dallas, Texas, lived for two years in southern Chile as a young man, received his undergraduate degree from Idaho State University and medical degree from Des Moines University.

Kendall fulfilled a General Surgery internship and then transitioned to an Emergency Medicine residency, both in Detroit. 

He teaches full-time at the Noorda College of Osteopathic Medicine in Provo, Utah, and does part-time travel ER work.

Kendall’s introduction to MedGlobal began in 2023 with a mission trip to northwest Syria. It brings him joy to volunteer with MedGlobal and serve his worldwide brothers and sisters.

Kendall and his wife, Mary are honored to have five children, two sons-in-law and one grandchild. He enjoys family time, acoustic guitar and talking about movies.