G. David Onstad, MD, FCCP

My Philosophy and Approach to Wellness...

My goal is to manage and anticipate your unique healthcare needs. As an MDVIP-affiliated doctor, I will partner with you on a personal level to help you achieve the optimal health we all value. We will closely collaborate on what it takes to stay on the path to wellness. You will feel welcomed by the relaxed, individualizedĀ attention you will receive from everyone in our office.

Physician Profile


Florida State University
Tallahassee, Florida
Bachelor of Arts, Biological Sciences 1962
Alpha Epsilon Delta
Golf Scholarship
Medical School
University of Florida Medical School
Gainesville, FL
Doctorate of Medicine 1966
Parkland Memorial Hospital
Dallas, TX
Internal Medicine 1966-1967
Parkland Memorial Hospital
Dallas, TX
Internal Medicine 1969-1970
University of Texas S.W. Medical School
Dallas, TX
Pulmonary Medicine 1970-1972

Professional Society Memberships

American College of Physicians
American Medical Association
American Society of Internal Medicine
American Thoracic Society
Broward County Medical Association
Caducean Society of Greater Fort Lauderdale
Christian Medical Society
Fellow, American College of Chest Physicians
Florida Medical Association
Florida Society of Internal Medicine

Professional Affiliations and Appointments

Lauderdale Medical Group 1972 - 1977
The University of Texas Health Center at Tyler 1977-1980
- Chief of Clinical Research
- Staff Physician
- Medical Director, Respiratory Therapy
- Pulmonary Consultant, Tyler Asbestos Program
- Director of Medical Education
Holy Cross Hospital, President, Medical Staff 1986
Holy Cross Medical Group 1995-2002
Holy Cross Hospital, Co-Medical Director of Respiratory Therapy and Sleep Lab

Honors and Awards

Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society
John B. Gorrie Award (Outstanding Senior)

Military Service

Tuberculosis Control Officer, USPHS/CDC, Denver, CO 1967-1969


Amercian Board of Internal Medicine
American Board of Pulmonary Disease
American Board of Critical Care
American Board of Geriatric Medicine

Patient Testimonials

  • Member: Elaine

    Dr. O and his wife, Lil have been our best friends, more like family, for 57 years, so we have enjoyed a tried and true relationsh...

  • Member: Bruce

    I was in London about to begin a very special 28 day vacation to multiple spots in Eastern Europe when suddenly I lost half the vi...

  • Member: Jesse

    I've been a member of MDVIP for several years and a patient of Dr. Onstad. Hi is the greatest!

  • Member: Arlene

    As a nurse in Ct., I worked with doctors who were the best. My husband and I moved to Fl almost 30 years ago. I worked as a patien...