Steve Wiesner, MD has been with The Permanente Medical Group since 1994. He is the Northern California Kaiser Permanente On-the-Job (KPOJ) Medical Director for Workers’ Compensation Services, working closely with the Kaiser Permanente Occupational Health Sales and Account Management Team. Dr. Wiesner serves as the Medical Director for the Northern California Kaiser Permanente Health Care Organization (HCO) providing clinical oversight for utilization review and case management services. Dr. Wiesner is the Physician Advisor for the Kaiser Permanente National Integrated Disability Management (IDM) Program supporting the eight Kaiser Permanent regions in providing disability management education and clinical resources. He serves as the Assistant Physician-in- Chief of the Kaiser Permanente East Bay Medical Center, Physician Human Resource Department and is the Chief of the East Bay Occupational Health Departments in Oakland and Richmond, California.
Dr. Wiesner obtained his medical degree from the University of Wisconsin and completed his internship and residency in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation from Northwestern University Medical School/ The Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago, in Chicago, Illinois. Following completion of his residency, he continued at Northwestern University Medical School as a faculty member and helped develop outpatient sports medicine and musculoskeletal clinics.
Dr. Wiesner is a member of the American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, American College of Occupational and Environmental Medicine and the California Medical Association.