Dr. Joseph Kohout practices Emergency Medicine in O Fallon, MO. Dr. Kohout assesses patients who seek immediate medical attention at any time of day or night. Emergency Medicine Physicians are trained to efficiently work with each patient and situation no matter how acute or life-threatening. Dr. Kohout examines patients, determines means of testing, diagnoses conditions, and decides the best treatment methods.
Education and Training
St Louis Univ Sch of Med, St Louis Mo 1997
Emergency MedicineAmerican Board of Emergency MedicineABEM
- Oh State Univ Hosp, Emergency Medicine
- Oh State University Hospital
Dr. Joseph Kohout M.D.'s Practice location
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