Weather Forecast

Dr. Frederick Gross and his wife, Joyce, pose Friday outside the Trenton Community Clinic where Gross is working a six-month position. Kathleen J. Bryan / Forum News Service

Faces of the Boom: 89-year-old ND doctor still makes house calls

Email News Alerts

TRENTON, N.D. – Eighty-nine-year-old Dr. Frederick Gross still makes house calls.

Gross is back for a second six-month stint providing medical care at the Trenton Community Clinic, about 15 miles from Williston in northwest North Dakota.


He and wife Joyce, 79, live in a nearby senior apartment complex where some of his patients are treated to a practice that’s mostly vanished.

Get the full story
Subscribe or Log In

Are you a newspaper subscriber but you don't have a Digital Access account yet? Activate your account.

You will need your subscription account number and phone number. Not sure if you have an account? Email us or call (800) 274-5445 and we can help you.