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Specializes in Family Medicine • Male

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Catawba Valley Medical Center
810 Fairgrove Church Road South East
Hickory, NC 28602
Frye Regional Medical Center
420 North Center Street
Hickory, NC 28601

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    Dr. Kessel's Experience

    Specialties

    • Family Medicine
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    3 Sanctions

    • Disciplinary action in another state  (4/1/2015)
    • Action Taken: Surrender
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    • Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    • State: West Virginia
    • Other  (11/1/2014)
    • Action Taken: Voluntary Surrender
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    • State: North Carolina
    • Other  (11/1/2014)
    • Action Taken: Voluntary Surrender
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    • State: North Carolina

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Marshall University School Of Medicine
    Graduated in 1990

    Internship Hospital

    Marshall University Affil Hospital
    Complete in 1991

    Residency Hospital

    University Nc/Nc Meml Hospital
    Complete in 1993
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Kessel & Staff

    • English
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    Dr. Kessel's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    • Catawba Valley Medical Center

    • Frye Regional Medical Center

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