December's Featured Physician is
Dr. Patton is a General Psychiatrist, coming to us after over 15 years of experience in behavioral health. Currently, he is providing outpatient services at the Physician’s Clinic along with onsite nursing home visits to those discharged from our Bridges Geriatric Psychiatric Unit and other residents.
An undergraduate at Rogers State College and Northeastern State University; he received his of Science degree, Magna Cum Laude, in Cellular and Molecular Biology. He then continued on to receive his Doctor of Medicine degree from the University Of Oklahoma College Of Medicine in 1991. After finishing his psychiatry residency at OU in 1995; Dr. Patton began serving the Sallisaw, Stilwell, Tahlequah, and Wagoner areas at Bill Willis Community Mental Health Center.
The quality care you deserve,
right in your hometown.
We provide an inpatient, 24 hour /7 day a week comprehensive structured treatment program involving a multi-disciplinary team for aging adults experiencing emotional and behavioral difficulties. Our program encourages the cooperation and participation of patients and their family members. During this time of adjustment for not only patients, but their families as well, Bridges staff does their very best to ensure both comfort and security. It takes special people to care for the elderly. The employees of Memorial Hospital's Bridges Unit are some of the most caring and patient healthcare providers today.
Providing care to our geriatric
community since 2010.
The physicians and staff at Memorial Hospital's Physicians Clinic are dedicated to providing the best possible care to our community. We are committed to treating each individual with the respect and compassion they deserve as well as the time and attention they should expect from our dedicated team. Our growing number of physicians practice in specialties ranging from family and internal medicine to orthopedic surgery and psychiatry. These are the men and women who have dedicated their lives to the health of others. Let Memorial Hospital help find the right physician to meet your medical needs.
Since joining our team, Dr. Patton has been very enthusiastic about our new psychiatric program. He hopes to meet the often unrecognized psychiatric need in geriatric patients throughout our area as well as the needs of the community visiting him in the Physicians Clinic.
Dr. Patton is currently accepting new patients (ages 15 and older) on his psychiatric clinic days, as well as referrals to our new on-site psychiatric practice for nursing home residents.
Contact us: (918) 696 3101