Farmington Hills, MI (August 7, 2006)--- Kristen West, D.O., has joined the medical staff at Botsford General Hospital.
Dr. West, a Troy resident, is certified in basic life support, advanced cardiac life support, advanced pediatric life support and advanced life support in obstetrics. She is a member of the American Osteopathic Association, the American Academy of Family Physicians, the Michigan Osteopathic Association and the American College of Osteopathic Family Physicians.
Dr. West practices at Livonia Family Physicians with two locations in Livonia to serve her patients. One office is located at 28275 Five Mile Road, (734) 261-1740, and the other is at 27513 Grand River, (248) 474-2275.
Dr. West received her medical education from Des Moines University Osteopathic Medical Center. She completed both her internship and Family Medicine residency at St. John Oakland Hospital.
Botsford General Hospital, an independent, acute care, 330-bed community hospital in Farmington Hills, Mich., was founded in 1965. Nationally recognized for quality, safety and medical education programs, Botsford has received the 2005 Solucient 100 Top Hospitals: Performance Improvement Leaders award and the 2004 Governor’s Award of Excellence for Improving Care in the Hospital Setting (for treatment of heart attack) and Improving Care in the Emergency Department Setting (also for heart attack treatment). Botsford’s Web address is www.botsford.org.
MEDIA CONTACT: Nancy Dumas, Beth Montalvo or Stacy Brand
PHONE: (248) 442-7986