St. Louis, MO, June 26, 2010 --(PR.com
)-- Visiting Physicians Association® (“VPA®”, www.visitingphysicians.com) announced that Scott W. McLain, M.D., has joined the organization’s practice at 8710 Manchester Rd. in St. Louis. This particular office covers the greater St. Louis area, including Jefferson, St. Charles and St. Louis counties.
America’s leader in house call medicine and specialists in geriatric care, VPA is staffed by more than 150 highly-qualified physicians across 32 locations in nine states available to assist in the diagnosis and treatment of seniors. VPA also has offices in Michigan, Ohio, Texas, Florida, Indiana, Kentucky, Virginia and Wisconsin.
McLain comes to VPA from TTG Locum Tenens in St. Louis. Prior to that he worked at St. John’s Mercy Medical Group Des Peres Internal Medicine South in Manchester, MO.
Throughout his career, he has garnered several accolades for his work. In 2006, at Skyline Medical Associates in Nashville, Tenn., he earned the STARS Award for commitment to delivery of highest quality healthcare. McLain captured a similar honor in 2003 while working at Premier Medical Group in Clarksville, Tenn., receiving the Starfish Award for attaining the department’s highest score in patient satisfaction.
McLain earned his medical doctorate from the Southern Illinois University School of Medicine. He also holds a Bachelor of Arts degree from the institution, majoring in physiology and minoring in chemistry. McLain is licensed to practice in both Missouri and Tennessee, is Board Certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine and is a member of the American College of Physicians, American Medical Association, Missouri State Medical Association and St. Louis Metropolitan Medical Society.
For more information, call 314-961-3570 or 877-807-4606, or go to www.visitingphysicians.com.
Visiting Physicians Association® (“VPA®”) is the nation’s leader in house call medicine with 32 locations across nine states. VPA physicians provide comprehensive medical care in the home and specialize in the care of geriatric and homebound patients. Their services include but are not limited to physical examinations, ongoing treatment plans, medication management, coordination of home care services and reviews for authorizations. For more information, call 877-HOUSECALL or visit www.visitingphysicians.com.