Memorial Hospital Welcomes Dr. Angela Rice
Dr. Angela Rice Joins Memorial Hospital Clinic
Angela Rice, DO, joined Manchester Memorial Hospital’s Family Medical Care clinic on November 5.
Dr. Rice was born and raised in Clay County, and made the decision to come back to Manchester in order to focus more on her family and her work as a physician.
“I am committed to this area,” said Dr. Rice. “My roots are here, and I desire to give back by helping to positively affect the overall health of this community.”
Dr. Rice has been practicing family medicine since 2005 and is board certified by the American Board of Family Medicine and the American Osteopathic Board of Family Physicians. She received her medical degree at Pikeville College School of Osteopathic Medicine in 2002. Being able to provide healthcare for individuals of all ages was her motivation for specializing in family medicine.
“We are excited to welcome Dr. Rice to our team,” said Eric Lunde, Vice President of Physician Services at Memorial Hospital. “She brings a passion for healthcare to her hometown, and we are blessed to have her join us in serving our community.”
Prior to coming to Manchester, Dr. Rice worked as the Assistant Professor, Clinical Faculty, for the East Kentucky Family Practice Residency Program of the University of Kentucky Department of Family and Community Medicine.
Dr. Rice will continue to teach at UK’s training program in Hazard while she develops her practice here. She is married and has three children all of whom are very involved in sports.