My expertise is to work with the latest, cutting-edge therapies for adult patients with rheumatologic conditions, but I value patients' input and support their decisions about their treatment plan. In our new practice, we listen and take time to educate and encourage patients to be involve in all aspects of their care.
Before joining Access Health, Dr. Olech was an Associate Professor of Medicine and Chief of Rheumatology at the University of Nevada School of Medicine; and prior to that, Assistant Member at the Oklahoma Medical Research Foundation and Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine at the University of Oklahoma. She has extensive experience in clinical rheumatology and was named Top Doctor by Vegas Seven Magazine and Castle Connolly Medical, Ltd in 2014, 2015 and 2016.
Dr. Olech has authored a number of publications on musculoskeletal imaging, rheumatoid arthritis, and other rheumatic diseases; as well as presented on numerous occasions on these topics. She was actively involved as a principal and sub-investigator in multiple clinical trials studying efficacy and safety of new therapies for the treatment of rheumatoid arthritis, systemic lupus erythematosus, psoriatic arthritis, Sjogren's syndrome, osteoarthritis and osteoporosis.
Dr. Olech is the President and Founder of the Rheumatology Association of Nevada. She is also one of the Founding Members of the International Society of Extremity MRI in Rheumatology, where she currently serves as Membership Secretary and Website Committee chair. Additionally, Dr. Olech has recently been elected to serve on the Board of Directors panel of the Intersocietal Accreditation Commission MRI.