Dr. Kenneth S Palys M.D.
Emergency Physician1901 Tate Springs Rd Emergency Dept. Lynchburg VA, 24501
Dr. Kenneth Palys practices Emergency Medicine in Lynchburg, VA. Dr. Palys 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. Palys examines patients, determines means of testing, diagnoses conditions, and decides the best treatment methods.
Education and Training
Jefferson Med Coll-Thos Jefferson Univ, Philadelphia Pa 1994
Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University 1994
Emergency MedicineAmerican Board of Emergency MedicineABEM
- Geisinger Med Ctr, Emergency Medicine; Pa Hospital-Uphs, General Surgery
- Geisinger Med Center 1995
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