SOMC Surgeon Lichtenstein Receives Board CertificationPosted on December 9, 2010
Sonja Lichtenstein, M.D., general surgeon at Southern Ohio Medical Center, recently received board certification in Undersea and Hyperbaric Medicine from the American Board of Preventative Medicine. Hyperbaric Medicine is therapeutic use of oxygen at high pressure to treat specific medical conditions such as diabetic foot ulcers, infections of the bone, delayed radiation injury, and carbon monoxide poisoning. Dr. Lichtenstein earned her medical degree from State University of New York at Syracuse and completed her surgical training at Iowa Methodist Medical Center. She is also board certified in general surgery. Dr. Lichtenstein is currently practicing at the SOMC Wound Healing Center on the main campus of SOMC in the Rardin Building. For more information or to schedule an appointment, please call 740-356-8775.