Jason M. Oreskovich, DO
Board Certification: Family Medicine
Medical School: West Virginia School of Osteopathic Medicine
Residency: WVU Family Medicine - Morgantown
Faculty Rank: Assistant Professor
Special Clinical/Research Interests: Office based procedures, obstetrics
Is there a particular population of students (e.g., ethnicity, spiritual, sexual orientation) that you would particularly like to advise?
What does a typical day in the life of a family doctor include?
Seeing patients in the clinic. Managing chronic illnesses and preventative medicine. Taking care of hospitalized patients.
What is the biggest challenge of being a family doctor?
Taking care of a broad range of illnesses in all ages of patients.
How do you foresee family medicine changing over the next 20 years?
More emphasis on disease prevention and more emphasis on quality of care measures.
What advice would you give a student who is considering a family medicine residency?
Family medicine is for someone who takes interest in all of the medical specialties.