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Memorial Specialty Care to offer General Surgery at Lincoln Memorial Hospital


Memorial Specialty Care general surgeon Dr. Mohammad Torabi will now perform procedures at Lincoln Memorial Hospital, expanding surgical options for patients in the community.

Dr. Torabi will also see patients at Memorial Care in Lincoln for pre-surgical and follow-up appointments.

“We are excited to welcome Dr. Torabi to our community,” said Dolan Dalpoas, president and CEO of Lincoln Memorial Hospital. “We have many patients who want to have their surgeries performed here in Lincoln, where they can benefit both from being closer to home and from the great care we provide at LMH. With his arrival, wait times for surgery at LMH will decrease and we will be able to accommodate more patients.”

Memorial Specialty Care is Memorial Health’s specialty physician group. The group is based in Decatur and includes more than 40 physicians in a variety of specialties.

Dr. Torabi earned his medical degree from American University of Antigua before completing a residency in surgery at Sparrow Hospital – Michigan State University. He served as a clinical instructor at Michigan State University for five years before joining Memorial Specialty Care.

“I know Lincoln Memorial Hospital has a reputation for high-quality care, and I’m pleased to help expand their ability to care for more patients,” Dr. Torabi said.