Meet Lance Maki


about Lance Maki

Lance Maki MD first entered the aerospace world in 1973 when he started Undergraduate Pilot Training at Vance AFB Oklahoma.
He went on to fly the C 131 ( AFSC) , KC135 (SAC) as an aircraft commander and finally was a T38 IP (PIT) and aerospace physiologist at Shepard AFB, Texas. He attended Texas Tech Medical School and did his residency in OBGyn at Wright Patterson AFB/ Wright State University in Dayton, Ohio. During his Air Force career he maintained his interest in aviation as a USAF flight surgeon in addition to delivering babies and doing surgery. After retiring from the military he primarily has been involved with women’s care but also has been doing wellness medicine for both men and women.
He is fellowship trained in functional and restoration medicine. He does all three Class FAA physicals and hypoxia and other aerospace training in Melbourne Florida
He and his wife Kris have been married since 1967. They have six children and eight grandchildren. He is very active in surfing and takes ballet to improve his surfing and overall fitness.
He is a member of AOPA and the Daedalians.
He attended La Mirada High School, Ca;
did his undergraduate studies at Cal State Fullerton and has an MBA from the University of Notre Dame.