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Education and Training
After graduating from the University of North Dakota, Dr. Ormseth spent two years in the Peace Corps teaching math, science and English in Lesotho. In 1988, he entered medical school at Tulane University School of Medicine and received an M.D. in 1992. At Tulane, he was awarded membership in Alpha Omega Alpha, the medical honor society. He then completed an internship and residency in internal medicine at the Madigan Army Medical Center.
After serving as a staff internist at Raymond W. Bliss Army Health Center from 1995-1997, he began a fellowship in gastroenterology at the Walter Reed Army Medical Center. After his fellowship ended in 2000, Dr. Ormseth returned to the Madigan Army Medical Center as a staff gastroenterologist. Three years later, he came to the Gastroenterology Center of the MidSouth, now Gastro One, to practice.
He was certified in internal medicine by the American Board of Internal Medicine in 1997 and in gastroenterology in 2000. He has been recertified in gastroenterology.
Honors and Awards
Health Profession Scholarship Program Recipient 1988-1995
Alpha Omega Alpha – Tulane School of Medicine
Order of the Gold Tipped Stethoscope for outstanding performance as a student of medicine
Army Achievement Medal from Raymond W. Bliss Health Center, 1997
Army Achievement Medal from Walter Reed Army Medical Center, 2000
Meritorious Service Medal from Madigan Army Medical Center, 2003
American Society of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy
American College of Gastroenterology
Alpha Omega Alpha