Surgeon joins surgical group

Published Dec 11, 2017 at 4:00pm

Dr. Joseph Hedrick, a specialist in general and trauma surgery, has joined the Mohawk Valley Health System Surgical Group – Faxton campus.

He has privileges at Faxton St. Luke’s Healthcare and St. Elizabeth Medical Center.

Hedrick received his medical degree from the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia. He began his residency in General Surgery at the University of Rochester, where he also completed a research program in vascular surgery and surgical education. He moved to Queens Hospital Center in New York for a special fellowship in general surgery before finishing his surgical residency at the Mary Imogene Bassett Hospital in Cooperstown.

The surgeon is accepting new patients at the MVHS Surgery Group offices, 1676 Sunset Ave., Utica