Methodist Physician Group invites community members to a ribbon-cutting
and open house event for General Surgery from 3 to 5 p.m. on Monday, Feb.
6, 2017. Located within Methodist Hospital Union County at 4604 US Highway
60 West in Morganfield; the recently relocated office provides a comprehensive
coordination of care with convenient access to support services, such
as lab, imaging, rehabilitation, and, if necessary, an Emergency Department
that recently earned Level IV Trauma certification.
Alan Tripp, DO, the newest member of the Methodist Physician Group Surgical
Services team, along with his colleague Vinod Soni, MD, will be welcoming
community members for the 3 p.m. ribbon cutting, sponsored by the Morganfield
and Sturgis Chambers of Commerce.
Dr. Soni is board certified by the American Board of Abdominal Surgery
and has over 40 years of experience in general surgery, specializing in
breast disease, skin cancer, abdominal surgery, carpal tunnel, gallbladder
disease and examination of the stomach and colon with video endoscope.
Dr. Tripp attended Washburn University in Topeka, KS where he completed
a bachelor's degree in biology. He then earned his medical degree
from Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences and completed
his general surgery residency at Grandview Hospital in Dayton, OH.
Board certified by the American College of Osteopathic Surgeons, Dr. Tripp
has more than 12 years of experience in general surgery and is a member
of the American Osteopathic Association and the American College of Osteopathic
Surgeons. He will practice at Methodist Hospital and Methodist Hospital
Following the ribbon-cutting, community members will have the opportunity
to meet Lynn Renee Steinwachs, the new Vice President and Administrator
at Methodist Hospital Union County, and learn more about the plans for
the new Emergency Department. Tours of the Hospital and free healthcare
screenings will be offered. Refreshments will be served.
Both Dr. Soni and Dr. Tripp are accepting new patients. Schedule your appointment
today by calling 270-389-5523.