Rogers-Lowell Area News


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8/21/2019 Member News
Mercy NWA Adds Specialty Providers


Mercy Clinic recently added providers specializing in cardiology, pulmonology and pain management.

Kiran Kurichety, M.D., will join Mercy Clinic Cardiology – Springdale. Dr. Kurichety earned a Doctor of Medicine from the University of Missouri - Kansas City and complete an internal medicine residency at Rush Presbyterian-St. Luke’s Medical Center in Chicago. In addition, he completed fellowships in cardiovascular medicine and interventional cardiology at Henry Ford Health System in Detroit. He is board certified in internal medicine, cardiovascular disease and interventional cardiology. Before joining Mercy, Dr. Kurichety was a partner in cardiology practices in Texarkana, Texas, and Carrollton, Texas.

Daniel S. Paul, M.D., has joined Mercy Clinic Pulmonology and Critical Care Medicine – Physicians Plaza. Dr. Paul earned his medical degree from Madras Medical College in Madras, India, where he also completed post graduate work in tuberculosis and respiratory diseases. He completed a residency in internal medicine at West Suburban Hospital in Oak Park, Illinois and a fellowship in pulmonary disease/critical care medicine at Fletcher Allen Health Care at the University of Vermont. Dr. Paul is board certified in internal medicine, critical care medicine and pulmonary disease.

David Benson, M.D., has joined Mercy Clinic Pain Management – Highway 102. Dr. Benson earned his Doctor of Medicine from the University of Minnesota Medical School. He completed a residency in anesthesiology and a fellowship in pain medicine at the Medical College of Wisconsin. He is board certified in anesthesiology.

Mercy, named one of the top five large U.S. health systems from 2016 to 2019 by IBM Watson Health, serves millions annually. Mercy includes more than 40 acute care and specialty (heart, children’s, orthopedic and rehab) hospitals, 800 physician practices and outpatient facilities, 44,000 co-workers and 2,100 Mercy Clinic physicians in Arkansas, Kansas, Missouri and Oklahoma. Mercy also has clinics, outpatient services and outreach ministries in Arkansas, Louisiana, Mississippi and Texas. In addition, Mercy's IT division, Mercy Technology Services, supply chain organization, ROi, and Mercy Virtual commercially serve providers and patients in more than 20 states coast to coast