Airplane Pilot

The Mayo Clinic Aerospace Medicine program is a valuable resource for pilots, aircraft manufacturers, airlines, and corporate flight departments. From Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) flight physicals to in-flight medical assistance to specialized physiological training of pilots and cabin crew, the program offers a comprehensive set of medical services for recreational pilots, professional air transport personnel and individuals traveling to high-altitude environments.

Many of the staff members in Mayo Clinic Aerospace Medicine have civilian and/or military flight experience. Our staff have expertise in the fields of aerospace medicine, internal medicine, occupational medicine, psychiatry and pulmonary medicine, and they work as a team to apply the appropriate expertise for each situation. Mayo Clinic specializes in complex aerospace medical consulting for pilots of all training levels and type ratings.

Mayo Clinic Aerospace Medicine staff also provide medical director services to corporate flight departments, and on-board medical assessment and control.