Published on September 30, 2021

Brian Skow, MD, started with eCare Emergency from day one in 2007. At the time there were only eight eCare emergency sites. Today, he oversees emergency virtual care at more than 100 sites across 10 states.

“My goal is to continue the growth of our Avel service lines and maintain the strong relationships we have established in our rural communities,” he says.

As an Avera emergency physician for the past 13 years, Brian brings a wealth of emergency room experience to Avel team. He has also served as an emergency department director and aeromedical physician for Lifeflight.

Medical Education: University of North Dakota School of Medicine, Grand Forks, N.D.

Emergency Medicine Residency: St. Vincent Mercy Medical Center, Toledo, Ohio

Specialties: Emergency medicine

Additional Certifications: PALS, ATLS, ACLS, FACEP

Professional Memberships

  • American Board of Emergency Medicine (ABEM) 
  • American College of Emergency Physicians (ACEP)
  • Society for Academic Emergency Medicine (SAEM)

Special Interests: Emergency department management, bedside ultrasound, toxicology, critical care procedures