S. Kent Olvey, MD

My Philosophy and Approach to Wellness...

I believe a doctor can't care for his patients unless he cares about them. I care about you. I will do all I can to enable you to be healthy and well.

Physician Profile


Brown University
Providence, RI
Bachelor of Arts, Biology and Economics 1971
Medical School
Baylor College of Medicine
Houston, TX
Doctorate of Medicine 1974
Johns Hopkins Hospital
Baltimore, MD
Baylor College of Medicine
Houston, TX
Senior Medical Resident
Internal Medicine 1976-1977
College of Medicine
Houston, TX
Pulmonary 1977-1979
Regis University
Colorado Springs, CO
Master of Business Administration 1989



Professional Society Memberships

American College of Physicians
American Medical Associates
Southern Medical Society

Professional Affiliations and Appointments

Board Member, Memorial Hospital 1992-2000
Chief of Staff, Memorial Hospital 2000-2002

Hospital Affiliations

Memorial Hospital
Penrose St. Francis Hospital


American Board of Internal Medicine
American Board of Pulmonary Disease

Patient Testimonials

  • Member: Carolyn

    Dr. Olvey is a very caring person and I feel like I can contact him at any time with any concerns I have about my health care. I ...

  • Member: francis

    I have been most pleasantly surprised by the thoroughness of the MD-VIP program as exercised by my physician, Dr s> Kent Olvey. He...

  • Member: Robert

    It's hard for me to remember when Kent Olvey wasn't our doctor. He has been the primary care physician for my wife, Carolyn, and ...

  • Member: Thomas

    Upon retiring from the US Army in 1988, my wife and I became patients of Dr. Olvey. He was instrumental in assisting me with my mu...