Though retired from private practice, Dr. Oreskovich continues to inspire PMA's dedication to clinical excellence. We thank him for his ongoing consultations and administrative presence.
Dr. Mick Oreskovich is a board-certified general and addiction psychiatrist, general and trauma surgeon, and former Medical Director and Chief Executive Officer of the Washington Physicians Health Program. He is a Clinical Professor of Psychiatry at the University of Washington and a Fellow in the American College of Surgeons. He completed a VA MIRECC research fellowship in opioid dependence and detoxification. He has published 50 articles and book chapters as a surgeon and as a psychiatrist. He is a psychiatric consultant to the National Football League and is one of the co-founders of Psychiatric Medicine Associates. He previously consulted to the American College of Surgeons, the American Dental Association, and the Federation of State Physician Health Programs.
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