Dr. Gregory L Ostrom M.D., PH.D.
Aerospace Medicine Specialist | Aerospace Medicine370 Summit St Suite 5 Elgin IL, 60120
Dr. Gregory Ostrom is an aerospace medicine specialist practicing in Elgin, IL. Dr. Ostrom provides primary care services for professionals like pilots and crewmembers who work and travel in the air or space. As an aerospace medicine specialist, Dr. Ostrom discovers, manages and prevents health issues that result from traveling in extreme environments. These physicians are particularly trained in diseases that may arise from air travel, and work to keep airmen healthy and safe.
Education and Training
University of Illinois College of Medicine 1976
- Edward Hines Jr Va Hospital
- U S DEPARTMENT OF VETERANS AFFAIRS
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