Dr. David Shrader Joins Bingham Memorial Hospital’s World-Class Medical Team

First Pulmonologist in Southeastern Idaho Returns to Help Relieve and Treat Respiratory Disorders for Area Residents

Dr. David Shrader Joins Bingham Memorial Hospital’s World-Class Medical Team

<0> Coltrin & Associates (for Bingham Memorial Hospital)Jennifer Webb, 212-221-1616 </0>

Bingham Memorial Hospital today announced the addition of Dr. David Shrader, Pulmonologist, to its world-class medical team. Dr. Shrader is a fellowship-trained physician with unique experience, clinical maturity and expertise. With the rare skill set of a Pulmonologist, Dr. Shrader specializes in treating patients with challenging respiratory diseases and disorders such as chronic obstructive pulmonary disorder (COPD), chronic bronchitis, asthma, emphysema, occupationally related breathing disorders and inflammatory lung disease, pulmonary fibrosis and sleep related breathing disorders.

“Bingham Memorial’s goal is to identify and assemble the most qualified group of physicians in the country for the benefit of our patients and Dr. Shrader is another example of that goal in action,” said Louis Kraml, CEO of Bingham Memorial Hospital. “Looking beyond his impressive credentials, Dr. Shrader has exceptional concern and respect for each one of his patients. Dr. Shrader is more than just a physician, he is an expert caregiver determined to thoroughly treat and examine each patient.”

Dr. Shrader received his undergraduate degree from the University of Florida in chemistry, and then continued his education at the University of Florida College of Medicine. He completed his residency and internship going on to a fellowship at the University of Washington. Upon completing his fellowship Dr. Shrader moved to Idaho Falls, becoming the first Pulmonologist in Southeastern Idaho.

“Bingham Memorial’s focus on the best patient care was of the utmost importance as I chose a place to practice,” said Dr. Shrader. “In addition, Bingham Memorial offers the opportunity to be closer to my patients and family. I’m pleased to return to the area and look forward to working with existing patients and new ones alike.”

Dr. Shrader encourages residents that are experiencing unexplained shortness of breath or other unusual symptoms to come in for an evaluation. A physician referral is not needed to see Dr. Shrader. To schedule an appointment, please call 535-3636.

Bingham Memorial Hospital is a 501(c)3 non-profit critical access hospital located in Blackfoot, Idaho. Bingham Memorial Hospital is committed to the pursuit of excellence in our endeavor to provide a continuum of quality, compassionate, healthcare services for residents and visitors to east Idaho, in the most efficient and cost effective manner possible.

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