Dennis J. Beck, MD, Orthopaedic Surgeon with Orthopaedic Associates, has
been named Chief of Staff at Methodist Hospital. A one-year term, Dr.
Beck assumed the position on August 1, 2019.
As part of a partnership between Methodist Hospital and Orthopaedic Associates that began in August
2018, Dr. Beck provides services to patients of Henderson and surrounding
communities at Methodist Hospital in Henderson.
Board-certified by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery, Dr. Beck
specializes in general orthopaedics and total joint replacement and is
one of three surgeons in the area that can perform anterior hip replacements.
He received his medical degree from the Indiana University School of Medicine
and completed his general surgery internship, orthopaedic surgery residency
and orthopaedic trauma fellowship at the University of Louisville School
“This is an exciting time at Methodist Hospital thanks to the passion
in our community and the collective commitment to transformational change,”
said Dr. Beck. “I am honored to be elected Chief of Staff and will
work as hard as I can to improve access and care throughout the market.
We have looked at the entire organization, from top to bottom, and have
made changes to benefit the patient. ‘It's a New Day’
is not just a slogan. Healthcare is evolving in Western Kentucky, and
together we will provide state-of-the-art care with new people, new treatments
and new care models. We are here to earn the trust of our patients and