Dr. David Olson, MD

Dr. David Olson, MD

Internal Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 69
Dr. David Olson, MD is an internal medicine specialist in Greenville, SC and has been practicing for 37 years. He graduated from Tulane University School Of Medicine in 1974 and specializes in internal medicine.

1 Saint Francis Dr

Greenville, SC 29601

Contact Information

(864) 255-1111

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Dr. Olson's Experience

Dr. Olson's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Internal Medicine
  • Board certified in Emergency Medicine and Internal Medicine
  • Malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • Board actions found

1  Specialties

  • Internal Medicine

2  Board Certifications

  • Emergency Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Physician Specialties**
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

245  Conditions Treated

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21  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Gonorrhea Screening
  • Hepatitis B Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • Herpes Simplex Screening
  • HIV Screening
  • Immunization
  • Liver Function Test
  • Nail Avulsion and Excision
  • Paracentesis
  • Pregnancy Test
  • Rapid Flu Test
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Syphilis Screening
  • Thyroid Screening

Background Check

2 Malpractice Claims
  • Settlement : 9/25/2014
    Nature of Complaint: OUT OF STATE CLAIM: SC. Reported by the North Carolina Medical Board INCIDENT LOCATION: GREENVILLE, SC /// PRACTITIONER COMMENTS: A 39 year-old male presented to Emergency Department at 8:36 a.m. with symptoms suggestive of a panic attack. The symptoms had resolved and were not present while the patient was in the ER. The patient had just undergone a negative DVT study of lower extremities. The patient was discharged with a diagnosis of palpitations (likely due to panic attack). D-dimer was not available until 11 AM. MD had no further invovement in this case. The patient presented to Downtown ER at 12:32 p.m. after having a recurrence of symptoms at home. At that point he underwent a CT scan and was diagnosed with pulmonary embolism. The pulmonologist administered Lovenox at 5:30 PM. However, the patient died at approximately 7:04 p.m. of pulmonary emboli. The case was settled with no admission of liability.
    State: North Carolina
  • Settlement : 2014
    Amount or Range: Above Average
    Nature of Complaint: Location: Greenville, SC. 39 y/o male presented to ED with symptoms of panic attack. He had just completed neg DVT study. A d-dimer result was delayed 2 hrs. Pt had pulm embolus shortly after result returned and before CT chest could be completed.
    State: Virginia
0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

1 Board Action
  • Non-Disciplinary Action (7/15/2015)
    Action Taken: Letter of Concern
    Summary: Please reference the following Document
    Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    State: North Carolina


  • Tulane University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1974
  • Walter Reed Army Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1975
  • Charlotte Memorial Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1981

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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