Dr. Olson trained at the University Minnesota and Hennepin County medical center specializing in internal medicine and nephrology with emphasis on hypertension, chronic kidney disease, transplant and other complicated medical problems. Dr. Olson sees nephrology patients as part of the Ridgeview Medical Clinics.
He has health positions as the chief of staff at Metropolitan Mount Sinai Medical Center, chairman of the National Kidney Foundation of Minnesota, Dakotas, and Iowa. He serves as secretary of the Rotary club of Minneapolis and has many other involvements. He enjoys golf, photography, writing music and musicals (like the 6-part Don’t Hug Me series) and is a member of the Minnesota Valley Community Band.