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Brian R. Poustinchian, D.O., is a native of Carol Stream and earned his B.S. in Biology from Benedictine University in 2006. He earned his Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine degree from Midwestern University's Chicago College of Osteopathic Medicine, where he currently serves as Course Director and Clinical Assistant Professor of Internal Medicine. Poustinchian completed his residency at Rush University Medical Center and John H. Stroger Hospital of Cook County's Primary Care Internal Medicine Program. He currently practices in the western suburbs as the Medical Director of the Northwestern Medicine Delnor Hospitalist Program.
Poustinchian was awarded the 2013 Distinguished Physician Award for outstanding service to Delnor Hospital. He has published in the Journal of Heart Valve Disease, the Journal of the American Osteopathic Association and has provided continuing medical education presentations in several states.
Poustinchian and his wife have given back as benefactors of the Northwestern Medicine Foundation, Midwestern University and the Chicago Police Memorial Foundation. He has also supported the Tri-Cities Health Partnership and Fox Valley Marine Corps through charity golf outings. Poustinchian has volunteered in the past at Benedictine University by speaking to the American Medical Student Association and hopes to do more at the University in the future to inspire pre-medical students. Poustinchian currently resides in Geneva, Illinois with his wife and two daughters.