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"The medical community is very diverse in terms of backgrounds. The caliber of the community is very high."

— Luis Concepcion, M.D., oncologist

"I am already really, really busy. And, I think that's important for any new physician. The administration of the hospital is very supportive, the facilities and technology are top-notch. I think all of that makes the experience here, fantastic."

— Jennifer Nelson, M.D., family practice

"I think you've got the population base to come in and have a practice, immediately."

— Steven Jackson, M.D., orthopedic surgeon

"Baptist Health Paducah is really a regional referral center, we have a great array of tools to use. We have state of the art MRI, we have radiology coverage that is absolutely excellent, the emergency departments are staffed extremely well."

— David Stricklin, M.D., internal medicine

"The drawing area is part of four states, southern Illinois, western Kentucky, part of Tennessee and eastern Missouri. So, our drawing area is probably around 300,000 to 350,000 people."

— Patrick Withrow, M.D., Director of Outreach

"I think Baptist Health Paducah has a commitment to the physicians in their individual specialities."

— Dr. David Schell, M.D., pediatrician

"Baptist Health Paducah provides the latest advancements in technology and procedures, allowing patients to stay close to home while receiving top quality healthcare."

— Dr. Peter Locken, Radiation oncologist

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