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Freeman Welcomes New Nephrologist

August 10, 2017

Freeman Health System announces the addition of Dr. Muhammad Muneeb to Freeman Kidney Center. As a nephrologist, Dr. Muneeb specializes in kidney diseases and kidney care.

After earning his medical degree from King Edward Medical University in Lahore, Pakistan, Dr. Muneeb completed his residency in internal medicine at University of Kansas School of Medicine in Kansas City, Kan. He then completed a fellowship in nephrology and hypertension at University of Cincinnati Medical Center in Cincinnati, Ohio. 

“The patient is the captain of the team,” said Dr. Muneeb. “I’m just here to guide them and recommend the best available treatment. I will use my experience, training and knowledge to provide quality care so patients don’t have to travel far away to receive it.”

Dr. Muneeb’s clinic is located at Freeman Kidney Center, 932 E. 34th St., in Joplin, Mo. To schedule an appointment call 417.347.8570.

About Freeman Health System
Locally owned, not-for-profit and nationally recognized, Freeman 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. In 2017, Freeman earned dozens of individual awards for medical excellence and patient safety from CareChex®, a quality rating system that helps consumers evaluate healthcare providers. U.S. News & World Report ranked Freeman one of the top Hospitals in Southwest Missouri more than five years in a row, and the Leapfrog Group awarded Freeman the highest grade possible in the Spring 2017 Hospital Patient Safety Score. With more than 300 physicians on staff representing more than 60 specialties, Freeman provides cancer care, heart and vascular care, neurology and neurosurgery, orthopaedics, children’s services and women’s services. Additionally, Freeman is the only Children’s Miracle Network Hospital in a 70-mile radius. For more information, visit, or follow Freeman at Follow Freeman President and Chief Executive Officer Paula Baker at