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Family practice doctor joins Riverton hospital

Apr 24, 2014 - From staff reports

Riverton Memorial Hospital has announced that Dr. Joe Turner has joined its staff to offer primary care services to patients throughout Fremont County.

"Dr. Turner has experience in treating a range of medical conditions, and he is an excellent addition to our medical staff," said Steve Erixon, CEO of Riverton Memorial Hospital and Lander Regional Hospital. "Access to primary care is an increasing concern in our community, and Turner's expertise will be important as our hospitals strive to meet our region's evolving health care needs."

Turner is one of three new physicians who will begin practice in Fremont County this year. He joins Riverton Memorial Hospital from Ochsner Clinic and Turner Medical Clinic, both in Louisiana, where he practiced for more than 20 years.

Turner began seeing patients April 1 at Rendezvous Family Practice, 1035 Rose Lane, Riverton.

To schedule an appointment, call 856-0382.