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Dr. Peter Osterbauer, MD is a neurology specialist in Anchorage, AK and has been practicing for 12 years. He graduated from University Of Tennessee in 2002 and specializes in neurology, headache management, and more.Read his story
This content was provided by Dr. Osterbauer "Dr. Peter Osterbauer has been a member of the Alaska medical community since 2006, when he was transferred by the U.S. Air Force to Elmendorf, AFB. He retired from the Air Force in 2011 and stayed in the area with his family. Dr. Osterbauer treats all aspects of neurologic disease, but has special interests in multiple sclerosis, headache medicine, sleep medicine, and bioidentical hormone replacement therapy. He also has special training in brain chemistry, and his unique skill set allows him to "think outside the box" to which many neurologists are confined. Patients consistently rate Dr. Peter Osterbauer as "Superior," citing his bedside manner especially. He makes a focused effort to treat each patient as a unique person, rather than a "number in the queue," and it shows. Each of his patients is approached as a medical mystery until proven otherwise. He leaves no stone unturned, but is humble enough to admit when he feels that he is in over his head, and offers relevant referrals to other providers when necessary. Dr. Peter Osterbauer is also a human being. A husband, father, son, and friend. His best-selling book, Something Shifted: Navigating the Path from Shame to Grace, details just how human he is, and offers hope to others who are suffering. Dr. Osterbauer bravely sets forth his personal struggles and faults in the hope that it will help others to overcome theirs. Dr. Osterbauer has served as Chief of Neurology and Consultant to the Surgeon General for Neurology for the Pacific Air Force Command. He also spearheaded the development of the U.S. Air Force's first mild traumatic brain injury center. While active duty, he assisted in the development of his facility's sleep medicine and infusion therapy clinics. He is currently in private practice in Anchorage, Alaska. His goal is to treat each of his patients with integrity, dignity, and compassion, and to bring healing whenever possible."
This content was provided by Dr. Osterbauer "Please visit my new practice, which places patient care first. You will appreciate the difference!"
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Action Taken: License Reinstatement with Restrictions and/or Terms and Conditions
Summary: Osterbauer, Peter John MD: License # 6271: JANUARY 9, 2014 – SUSPENSION LIFTED: The Alaska Medical Board has issued an Order lifting the Suspension dated July 18, 2013. The physician has entered a new Consent Agreement with Board placing the physician’s license on ten years of PROBATION with CONDITIONS. The physician's Alaska license is REPRIMANDED and he is ordered to pay a FINE in the amount of $10,000.00.
Noncompliance with a Board Order (7/18/2013)
Action Taken: Suspension
Summary: Osterbaurer, Peter John MD: License # 6271: NATURE OF COMPLAINT: The physician violated conditions of May 12, 2011 Non-Disciplinary Consent Agreement with probation and conditions. ACTION TAKEN: The Alaska State Medical Board placed the physician’s Alaska license on SUSPENSION.
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Undergraduate School | Graduated 1997
University Of Tennessee
Medical School | Graduated 2002
Wilford Hall Medical Center
Internship Hospital | Completed 2003
Wilford Hall Medical Center
Residency Hospital | Completed 2006
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