PAINTSVILLE – Dr. Ellen Joan Flinchum, a specialist in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, recently opened her practice in Paintsville and was admitted to the medical staff at Paul B. Hall Regional Medical Center.
Dr. Flinchum received her Doctor of Medicine degree from the University of Kentucky College of Medicine before beginning a Residency program at Louisiana State University's Health Center in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation in January of 1999 where she served as Assistant Chief Resident before completing her residency program in 2002.
Before returning to Kentucky, the Bluegrass native served as Assistant Medical Director of St. Anne Rehabilitation Hospital and as Medical Staff President of Health South Specialty Hospital of New Orleans. Dr. Flinchum attended Western Kentucky University and was awarded a Bachelor of Science degree in mathematics from the University of Kentucky.
Dr. Flinchum is a member of the American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, the Louisiana Society of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, the American Medical Association and the Kentucky Medical Association.
Her practice is located in the Belhasen Building on South Mayo Trail in Paintsville. Appointments may be made by calling (606) 788-1488.