Dr. Joseph Downs, MD

Hospice & Palliative Medicine •  Male • Age 68

  
Dr. Downs

Lanier Memorial Hospital

1 48th St Ste 1 Valley, AL 36854

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(334) 756-3126

Dr. Joseph Downs, MD is a hospice & palliative medicine specialist in Valley, AL and has been practicing for 39 years. He graduated from Georgia Regents U, Medical College in 1978 and specializes in hospice & palliative medicine.


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About Me

Biography

Dr. Joseph Downs, MD is a hospice & palliative medicine specialist in Valley, AL and has been practicing for 39 years. He graduated from Georgia Regents U, Medical College in 1978 and specializes in hospice & palliative medicine.

Specialties

  • Hospice & Palliative Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Hospice Care and Palliative Medicine
  • Internal Medicine

Education

1981
Med Coll Ga Hosps
Residency Hospital
1979
Med Coll Ga Hosps
Internship Hospital
1978
Georgia Regents U, Medical College
Medical School

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Lanier Memorial Hospital
1 48th St Ste 1 Valley, AL 36854
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73% Patient experience rating, 4% higher than the national average