University of Minnesota-Duluth, 1980
University of Minnesota-Duluth School of Medicine, 1989
Family Practice – Cedar Rapids Family Practice Program, IA, 1992
American Board of Family Practice
Certified AME (Aviation Medical Examiner) for the FAA
Scope of Practice:
Dr. Olson is a family practice physician with Affiliated Community Medical Centers – Redwood Falls. He sees patients in the Redwood Falls clinic during weekday hours and works on-call with the hospital to see his patients when hospital care is needed. His practice 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. Dr. Olson provides pregnancy care and delivers babies at Redwood Area Hospital Birthing Center and performs cesarean deliveries at the hospital. He also coordinates and manages patient care with other specialists to meet the unique needs of his patients.
Dr. Olson also works in the hospital’s emergency department. In addition, he is a Certified Aviation Medical Examiner for the FAA, doing physical exams and medical certificates for pilots.