Ron Hedger, DO

Associate Professor
Ron Hedger
Primary Care
(702) 777-1819

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Dr. Ronald Hedger practiced Urgent Care and Family Medicine for more than 20 years in Las Vegas. He also worked as set physician on television and motion pictures for seven years.

Dr. Hedger started working at Touro University Nevada in April 2004. He is currently an associate professor of primary care, the course director for the OSCE course/training facility, assistant dean for clinical skills training, and medical director of the physician assistant studies program. He was the chairman of the faculty senate and executive committee of the faculty senate.

Currently, he is the Chairman of the Nevada State Board of Osteopathic Medicine, National Faculty Member of NBOME (SOAP note grader 8 years), NBOME Case development Committee (3 years), Fellow Federation of State Medical Boards, and a Site Visitor for COCA.

  • Clark County School District, Las Vegas, NV
  • B.A. in Psychology, UNLV
  • Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine: DO, COMP, Western University of Health Sciences, Pomona, CA
  • Post-Graduate Training: Humana Hospital of South Broward, Hollywood, Florida
  • Nevada Board of Osteopathic Medicine
  • American Board of Osteopathic Family Physicians-Board Certified
  • Physician Assistant Studies- Medical Director and associate professor/lecturer
  • OSCE Director
  • Physical Diagnosis: Lab
  • Clinical Skills
  • Primary Care Skills
  • President Nevada State Board of Osteopathic Medicine
  • Fellow Federation of State Medical Boards
  • Site Visitor COCA
  • Advisor: SOMA Touro University Nevada Chapter
  • American Osteopathic Association
  • Federation of State Medical Boards
  • American Association of Osteopathic Examiners
  • National Board of Osteopathic Examiners (NBOME)
  • Nevada Osteopathic Medical Association
  • Clark County Medical Society
  • 2004-present: Touro University Nevada