Education & Training
Undergraduate: University of Minnesota of Duluth
Medical School: University of Minnesota, Duluth School of Medicine
Residency: Family Medicine, Cedar Rapids Family Practice Program, IA
Certifications & Licensure
American Board of Family Practice
Certified AME (Aviation Medical Examiner) for the FAA
Certified DOT Medical Examiner on the National Registry of Certified Medical Examiners
Scope of Practice
Family Medicine is a medical specialty that emphasizes comprehensive medical care for families as a whole and as individual members, caring for patients from birth to advanced age.
Medical concerns are managed through diagnosis, treatment and prevention of common illnesses and chronic diseases taking into account genetics, family history and mental health. Family Physicians provide pregnancy and delivery care. They also coordinate and manage patient care with other specialists.
Dr. Olson is an Aviation Medical Examiner (AME). He is authorized to conduct airman physical examinations for First, Second and Third Class Medical Certificates. He is also authorized to issue the combined Medical-Student Pilot Certificate.