Austin L. Schmidt, PA-C
Austin L. Schmidt, PA-C was born and raised in a small community in northwest Iowa. He completed his bachelors of science degree at Morningside University in Sioux City, Iowa while working as a management member at a local plasma donation facility with the intention of turning his patient experience into a lifetime of patient-centered care. He would go on to complete his Masters of Science in Physician Assistant Studies degree through the University of Iowa, a U.S. News and World Report #1 national program. His professional training included clinical experience across hospitals and clinics of the great state of Iowa in a variety of medical specialties.
Austin’s passion for healthcare stems from his desire to give back to his community and improve the quality of life for all of his patients. He knows that the work you put into making someone else’s life better is always worth the investment. He is soft spoken with an eager ear to listen and help those seeking care find solutions to their needs. As the newest member of the DSM Sleep Specialists family, he looks forward to making the Des Moines area his new home and starting his practice of helping his patients find a fulfilling night’s sleep. He thanks each and every one of his patients for letting him be a part of the process to improve their sleep and quality of life.
In his spare time Austin enjoys spending time with his family, which includes his wonderful wife and two lovable dogs. He also enjoys cooking, taking in a good movie, and traveling when able. He looks forward to taking in the city and exploring the natural parks of Des Moines with his family.