Dr. Ian Grover graduated from the University of Iowa College of Medicine in 1994. He then completed a Transitional Internship at the Naval Medical Center San Diego and served as a flight surgeon in the United States Navy for three years. After the Navy, he did his emergency medicine residency at Wake Forest University Baptist Medical Center in Winston-Salem, North Carolina. His interest in diving medicine then brought him to UCSD where he was the hyperbaric fellow for the 2002-2003 academic year. He joined the full time faculty in July of 2003. Currently, he is the Medical Director for the Division of Hyperbaric Medicine and Wound Healing. In 2013 he won the UCSD Emergency Medicine medical student teaching award. His research interests include headaches in the ED, hyperbaric oxygen therapy for preconditioning, and diving medicine. In his free time he enjoys spending time with his family, playing basketball and softball, and SCUBA diving.