Farmington Hills, MI (August 14, 2006)--- Melissa Martens Drake, D.O., has joined the medical staff at Botsford General Hospital’s Emergency Department, located at 28050 Grand River Ave. in Farmington Hills.
Dr. Martens Drake, a Berkley resident, is certified in advanced cardiac life support, basic cardiac life support, advanced trauma life support, pediatric advanced life support and advanced pediatric life support. She is a member of the American Medical Association, the American Osteopathic Association, the American College of Emergency Physicians and the Michigan Osteopathic Association.
Dr. Martens Drake received her medical education from Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences. She completed both her internship and residency at Botsford General Hospital, where she was Chief Resident.
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.
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