Nationally recognized heart care comes to Grove

Tuesday, July 08, 2014 - Nationally recognized heart care comes to Grove
JOPLIN, Mo. – Freeman Health System has expanded its nationally recognized cardiac care to the Grove, Okla., area. Freeman’s newest board-certified cardiologists, Dr. Darwin Jeyaraj and Dr. Douglas Stewart, are now accepting appointments for those seeking specialized care for chronic heart conditions or preventive care.

Dr. Jeyaraj, who specializes in cardiology, is certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine and the American Board of Internal Medicine – Cardiovascular Disease. Dr. Stewart, who specializes in cardiology and radial artery catheterization, is also certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine and the American Board of Internal Medicine – Cardiovascular Disease.

“In 2013, we expanded our nationally recognized cardiac services into the Miami community. It is with great pride that we now offer the same to Grove,” said Paula Baker, Freeman President and Chief Executive Officer. “Dr. Jeyaraj and Dr. Stewart – two of Freeman’s finest physicians – will ensure Grove residents have greater accessibility to a heart care program competitive with those found at top-quality facilities across the country.”

Those who would like to schedule an appointment with Dr. Jeyaraj or Dr. Stewart at the Grove clinic, located at 1101 East 13th Street, Suite ABC, may call 918.786.8888.

About Freeman Health System
Locally owned and nationally recognized, Freeman Health System has earned a number of US News & World Report distinctions – Best Hospital in Southwest Missouri, #4 hospital in the state, and High Performing status in seven specialties. The health system includes Freeman Hospital West, Freeman Hospital East, Freeman Neosho Hospital, and Ozark Center – the area’s largest provider of behavioral health services – as well as two urgent care clinics, dozens of physician clinics and a variety of specialty services. A not-for-profit health system, Freeman provides cancer care, heart and vascular care, neurology and neurosurgery, orthopaedics, children’s services, and women’s services and has more than 300 physicians on staff. Additionally, Freeman is the only Children’s Miracle Network Hospital in a 70-mile radius. For more information, visit freemanhealth.com or facebook.com/freemanhealthsystem or follow Freeman President and Chief Executive Officer Paula Baker at twitter.com/freemanceo.