Dr. Elias J. Ptak
Elias J. Ptak, DO is board certified in Family Medicine and Neuromusculoskeletal Medicine. He graduated from Touro University College of Osteopathic Medicine –California in 2005 and completed residency training in Family Medicine in 2008 and subsequent training in Neuromusculoskeletal Medicine in 2009 at Downey Regional Medical Center in Downey, CA.
He then became Assistant Professor in the Family Medicine and OMM Departments at Western University College of Osteopathic Medicine of the Pacific, Pomona CA. While at Western University he was the Course Director for the second year medical students “Essentials of Clinical Medicine-Physical Diagnosis” for two years and taught in the OMM department for both first and second year students.
After practicing Family Medicine and Neuromusculoskeletal Medicine at Western University’s clinics and teaching in their classrooms for three years he accepted a position with Touro University-Nevada as Assistant Professor in the Osteopathic Manipulative Medicine Department where he is the Course Director for the first year medical students. He now specializes in Neuromusculoskeletal Medicine with the Touro University Health Center.