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2012 Doctor of the Year

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Melissa Morgan
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July 10, 2012

BRADENTON, FL –  Blake Medical Center is proud to announce the recipient of the 2012 Doctor of the Year award as Scott Kosfeld, M.D.  Dr. Kosfeld has been an admired and respected member of the Blake Medical Center medical staff since 1993. Nominations were sent from patients, colleagues and hospital staff.  They described Kosfeld as the epitome of an ideal doctor - caring, committed to his patients, dedicated to caring for the whole family and involved in his community.

Born in Wichita, Kansas, Dr. Kosfeld received his M.D. from Bowman Gray School of Medicine of Wakeforest University in Winston-Salem, North Carolina. He then completed his Residency at St. Vincent’s Medical Center in Jacksonville, Florida. Dr. Kosfeld specializes in Family Medicine and joined the Medical Staff at Blake Medical Center in 1993.

Comments submitted for this award included:

“He is a thorough and caring physician, dedicated to his patients and to all the staff of this hospital.  We are very lucky to have a physician of his caliber.”

“Dr. Kosfeld is a highly-regarded physician who is well respected among his peers in the medical community.  His patients also know him as a compassionate physician who always puts their well-being first and foremost.”

“Dr. Kosfeld has always been a great asset to our hospital and our community and it was easy to see from the nominations we received that his peers, patients and our hospital staff feel the same way about him,” said Daniel Friedrich, president and chief executive officer at Blake Medical Center.

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