Dr. Keith Knupp will be retiring effective Dec. 31, 2017, and his office will be closing. Dr. Knupp is a general surgeon and has been with Barnesville Hospital since 2008.
"We are grateful to all of the patients who trusted Dr. Knupp with their care," said David Phillips, CEO, Barnesville Hospital. "Dr. Knupp and his wife, Colleen, will be missed as they move out of the area to be closer to family."
While Dr. Knupp is retiring, Barnesville Hospital will still be available to continue to meet surgical needs of area residents. Dr. Michael Baum, an active member of the medical staff, is an independent general surgeon in the community with over 30 years of experience. He is accepting new patients. Dr. Michael Baum’s office can be reached at 740-425-5190.
Dr. Knupp’s patients can obtain a copy of their medical records directly from his office until the end of the year. After Jan. 1, 2018, records can be obtained by contacting the Belmont Professional Associates Billing Office at 740-425-5176. Anyone requiring additional information may contact Sarah Davis, Group Practice Manager at 740-425-5222.