Three physicians have completed a three-year Osteopathic Family Practice
Program at Methodist Hospital. The graduates are Brandon Chappell, D.O.,
John Lee, D.O., and Zan Lee, D.O. (pictured left to right).
Established in 2003, the Methodist Hospital Osteopathic Family Practice
Program is a partnership with the University of Pikeville Kentucky College
of Osteopathic Medicine (KYCOM) and is a member of the Appalachian Osteopathic
Postgraduate Training Institute Consortium (A-OPTIC). The program provides
practical hands on experience in a diverse environment designed to provide
the highest standards of professional ethics and integrity.
Originally from Dawson Springs, Kentucky, Dr. Brandon Chappell completed
his medical degree at Lincoln Memorial University. Dr. Brandon Chappell
will enter an emergency medicine fellowship at Jackson-Madison County
General Hospital in Jackson, Tennessee. Upon completion of his fellowship,
he plans to return to Methodist Hospital as an emergency department physician.
A native of Paris, Tennessee, Dr. John Lee earned his medical degree from
the University of Pikeville, KYCOM, and completed his third and fourth
year clinical rotations at Methodist Hospital before joining the program
in 2013. Effective August 1, 2016, Dr. John Lee will join Methodist Family
Medicine – Atkinson, which is located at 1413 North Elm Street in
Dr. Zan Lee earned his medical degree from the University of Pikeville,
KYCOM. He plans to return to his hometown in Caneyville, Kentucky, to
establish a private practice in family medicine.
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