St. Elizabeth Hospital welcomes into practice Dr. Robert Kohl
Radiation oncologist joins Affinity Cancer Care from Henry Ford Medical Center
07 / 17 / 2009
Maria Nelson, Media Relations
Affinity Health System
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APPLETON, Wis. - St. Elizabeth Hospital welcomes into practice Dr. Robert Kohl. Kohl is a radiation oncologist, Board Certified by the American Board of Radiology in Therapeutic Radiology. He is proficient in all treatment modalities and has also conducted extensive research.
Dr. Kohl’s renowned oncology expertise and insight stems from his work and residency at Henry Ford Medical Center in Detroit. Henry Ford Medical Center is one of the nation’s leading comprehensive, integrated health systems, comprised of physicians and scientists from 60 countries around the world.
Kohl earned his medical degree from Des Moines University—College of Osteopathic Medicine and holds ABD status in a doctorate degree from the Indiana University School of Medicine in Indianapolis.
"I am thrilled to be practicing in my hometown community and am excited to be part of the St. Elizabeth Hospital Cancer Center in the Appleton/Fox Valley area," Dr. Kohl said.
Dr. Kohl resides in Hortonville, where he lives with his family on a gentleman’s farm.
For the Editor:
Affinity Health System, a faith-based regional health care network, is the Fox Valley’s second-largest employer, according to the Fox Cities Chamber of Commerce & Industry. For the fourth consecutive year, Affinity has been named one of the nation’s top 64 health systems based on clinical performance according to Thomson Reuters, a leading provider of information and solutions to improve the cost and quality of health care. For ten consecutive years, Affinity Health System has been named to the SDI (formerly Verispan) Integrated Health Network Top 100, an annual assessment of the 100 most highly integrated health care networks in the nation. Both St. Elizabeth Hospital in Appleton and Mercy Medical Center in Oshkosh rank among the top 1 percent of hospitals nationwide in terms of quality and efficiency, as determined by the 2007 Premier | CareScience Select practice National Quality Award. Members of Affinity include Mercy Medical Center and Mercy Health Foundation, Oshkosh; St. Elizabeth Hospital and the St. Elizabeth Hospital Foundation, Appleton; Affinity Medical Group, a regional network of 25 family practice and specialty clinics – 22 of which are recognized as NCQA Level III medical homes, the highest level of recognition – in 14 communities; Calumet Medical Center, Chilton; and Affinity Occupational Health.