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Riverview Health Press Release

Riverview Medical Group Welcomes Two New Physicians

May 5, 2015

Riverview Health is pleased to welcome two new physicians, Dr. Christy Kellams and Dr. Odell Smith, to the medical staff and Riverview Medical Group.

“We’re excited to have both physicians join our team,” said Mary Valdez, vice president of Operations for Riverview Medical Group. “With their dedication to patient care and skill, we’ll continue to focus on improving the health and well-being of our community.”

Dr. Christy Kellams specializes in orthopedic hand and upper-extremity surgery and serves patients at Westfield Orthopaedics. She’s experienced in diagnosing and treating conditions affecting the arm—from your shoulders to your fingertips—such as repetitive-use injuries, carpal tunnel releases, rheumatoid arthritis and fracture care. Dr. Kellams is a graduate of Indiana University School of Medicine and is fellowship-trained at Indiana Hand to Shoulder Center.

To schedule a same-day or future appointment with Dr. Kellams, call 317.867.5263.

Dr. Odell Smith is board certified in family medicine and serves patients at Noblesville Family Care. Dr. Smith is highly trained in treating people from infancy through adulthood. He has a special interest in colorectal cancer prevention and screening, which includes diagnostic gastrointestinal endoscopic procedures. He earned his degree from University of Maryland School of Medicine.

To schedule a same-day or future appointment with Dr. Smith, call 317.773.2222.

 

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Dr. Odell Smith
Dr. Christy Kellams

About Riverview Health

Riverview Health is comprised of a full-service, 156-bed hospital in Noblesville and a hospital in Westfield with four—soon-to-be 20—beds. Also included are 23 primary, immediate and specialty-care facilities in Hamilton County. Riverview Health provides comprehensive inpatient and outpatient services in more than 35 healthcare specialties and has been frequently recognized for its clinical and service excellence. National achievements include Healthgrades America's 100 Best Hospitals for Orthopedic Surgery award (2019) and Outstanding Patient Experience award (2017-2018). Leapfrog Group awarded Riverview Health an A grade—the highest grade possible—for patient safety in 2017. As one of the largest employers in Hamilton County, Riverview Health recently received the Five-Star AchieveWELL Award through the Wellness Council of Indiana and was honored at the 2017 Indiana Health and Wellness Summit. For more information on Riverview Health, visit riverview.org.

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Riverview Health
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