Thomas L. Khoury, MD, a surgeon on staff at Southern Ohio Medical Center, has accepted the position of Chief of the Medical Staff for 2007.
“This is a phenomenal time to be an active part of the medical staff at SOMC,” Dr. Khoury said. “Our commitment to bringing the best medical care available is more evident than ever as we embark on our expansion of services and facilities here at the hospital. In the next three years our community will see tremendous advancements in the kinds of care available here and I’m proud to be part of that process.”
Other 2007 medical staff officers elected at the December meeting include Jitendra Patel, MD, as chief-of-staff-elect; Jody Brahney, MD, as secretary/treasurer, and William Esham, MD, Gerardo Trinidad, MD, and Charles Wong, MD, as at-large members of the Medical Executive Committee.