Monday, September 12, 2016

Ophthalmology services offered at Ellett Memorial Hospital

(APPLETON CITY, MO) -- Chetan Soni, M.D., FACS, board certified ophthalmologist with Citizens Memorial Hospital in Bolivar, will begin seeing patients at Appleton City Rural Health Clinic starting Oct. 7. The clinic is located at 408 East Seventh St., Appleton City, Mo.

Dr. Soni practices ophthalmology at CMH Eye Specialty Center, located in the Douglas Medical Center in Bolivar. He specializes in laser assisted cataract surgery, glaucoma care and surgery, laser surgery, eyelid surgery, general eye exams, diabetic eye care, and macular degeneration evaluation and treatment.

Dr. Soni earned his medical degree from the Medical College of Baroda, India, and completed two years of residency in neurology at the University of Missouri-Columbia and a four year residency in ophthalmology at Mason Eye Institute with the University of Missouri-Columbia.  Prior to residency training, he obtained a Master of Health Administration and a Master of Science in Health Informatics from the University of Missouri-Columbia.

Dr. Soni is a member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology (AAO) and the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery (ASCRS).

In partnership with Ellett Memorial Hospital, CMH offers the following specialty services in Appleton City including orthopaedics, urology and cardiology. CMH accepts most private insurance plans along with Medicare and Medicaid.

Call 660-476-2121 to schedule an appointment to see Dr. Soni at AC Rural Health Clinic. For more information about orthopaedics, urology or cardiology services in Appleton City, call Ellett Memorial Hospital at 660-476-2111.