New Adult Medicine Physician Joins HRMC Medical Staff
July 04, 2014
Huron, S.D. –Travis Lehman, DO, an internal medicine physician, has joined Huron’s newest medical clinic, according to David Dick, president and CEO for Huron Regional Medical Center.
Dr. Lehman is joining Dr. John Robert and Dr. Jesse Van Heukelom in the HRMC Physicians Clinic, which opens July 8 at 534 Oregon SE. He provides primary care to patients from adolescents through geriatrics in the region. When his patients are admitted to the hospital, Dr. Lehman will follow his patients through their stay and discharge.
Originally from Texas, Dr. Lehman recently completed an internal medicine residency with the Freeman Health System in Joplin, Missouri. Prior to his residency, he completed an internal medicine internship with St. Joseph’s Hospital in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. He received a doctor of osteopathy degree from University of North Texas Health Science Center in Fort Worth, Texas. Osteopathic medicine offers a unique focus on disease prevention and health maintenance. Instead of treating only specific symptoms or illnesses, doctors of osteopathic medicine (DO) regard and treat the body as an integrated whole.
Dr. Lehman also holds a master of science in molecular pathology and a bachelor of science in microbiology from Texas Tech University in Lubbock, He is certified in advanced cardiac life support (ACLS), advanced trauma life support (ATLS) and core disaster life support.
Dr. Lehman enjoys fishing, hunting and spending time with his family. He and his wife, Amanda, and their two children have relocated to Huron from Joplin.
More information about Dr. Lehman is available here. Dr. Lehman is currently accepting new patients and appointments for the HRMC Physicians Clinic can be made by calling 605-353-7660.