The Washington Times-Herald

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June 20, 2014

DCH to add neurology clinic

Daviess Community Hospital is pleased to announce the opening of DCH Neurology. George Woodward, MD has joined the hospital’s medical staff and will be the sole provider at DCH Neurology. The practice will open at the DCH Medical Clinic in July.

“We have gone through a very comprehensive and thorough process in consideration of this new service line, and are confident that this will be very valuable for Daviess Community Hospital and our patients,” stated David Bixler, CEO. “Dr. Woodward’s arrival helps us increase the spectrum of services we provide to our community and the surrounding area. We are pleased to announce this development at DCH.”

Dr. Woodward earned his MD degree from the University of Missouri - Kansas City School of Medicine. He completed an internal medicine internship and the neurology residency program at Northwestern University, Chicago. He subsequently completed a fellowship in clinical neurophysiology at the University of California. Dr. Woodward has held several academic appointments, including at Loyola University, Chicago, and the University of Kansas.

Prior to his appointment at DCH, Dr. Woodward was a neurologist at Altru Health System in Grand Forks, North Dakota. He was also a clinical associate professor at the University of North Dakota. He is a member of the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology and is board certified in neurology.

Dr. Woodward specializes in neurologic conditions such as headaches, seizure disorders, peripheral neuropathy, carpal tunnel syndrome, Parkinson’s disease, and Alzheimer’s disease.

His office is located at 1402 Grand Avenue in Washington where he will perform in-office EMGs. Dr. Woodward will perform EEGs at Daviess Community Hospital.

Dr. Woodward and his family are in the process of relocating to the area.

The DCH Neurology office is open Monday – Friday 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. For more information about DCH Neurology and to schedule appointments, call 812-254-2834.

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