West Kentucky Surgical

Physicians and Staff of West Kentucky Surgical

 

Meet Our Physicians and Staff

Our surgical team has expert knowledge in general and vascular surgery and ultrasound as well as a talented staff to bring you, our patient, the higest degree of professional health care. Together with our patients’ help, our facility of surgeons are making a difference. The moment you schedule your initial visit you will become part of our family.

We are committed to providing you with the best possible support during your procedures. Your support team is ready to answer all of your questions and help you through every step of the process.

 





Dr. James Dowdy

Personal

Born: March 5, 1957
Married: Lynn Hewitt Dowdy
Children: 2

Education

Undergraduate: Murray State University

Graduate: University of Louisville College of Medicine


Surgery Internship: University of Tennessee College of Medicine

General Surgery Residency: University of Tennessee College of Medicine

Vascular Surgery Fellowship: University of Tennessee College of Medicine

 

Certifications

• Board Certified - General Surgery

• Board Certified – General Vascular Surgery
• Board Certified – Certified Wound Specialist

 

Hospital Staff Privileges

Murray-Calloway County Hospital – Active Staff Privileges

 

Trigg County Hospital – Courtesy Privileges

 

Marshall County Hospital – Courtesy Privileges

 

Jackson Purchase Medical Center – Courtesy Privileges

Dr. Brian Swain

Personal

Born: February 18, 1972
Married: Heather Swain
Children: 3

Education

Undergraduate: Wake Forest University

Graduate: University of Louisville College of Medicine


Surgery Internship: University of Tennessee College of Medicine

General Surgery Residency: University of Tennessee College of Medicine

Certifications

• Board Certified - General Surgery

 

Hospital Staff Privileges

Murray-Calloway County Hospital – Active Staff Privileges

 

Trigg County Hospital – Courtesy Privileges

 

Marshall County Hospital – Courtesy Privileges

 

Jackson Purchase Medical Center – Courtesy Privileges

Dr. David Koelsch

Personal

Born: August 25, 1970
Married: Peggy Loyd Koelsch
Children: 2

Education

Undergraduate: Vanderbilt University

Graduate: University of Tennessee College of Medicine

General Surgery Residency: University of Tennessee College of Medicine

Certifications

• Board Certified - General Surgery

 

Hospital Staff Privileges

Murray-Calloway County Hospital – Active Staff Privileges

 

Trigg County Hospital – Courtesy Privileges

 

Marshall County Hospital – Courtesy Privileges

 

Jackson Purchase Medical Center – Courtesy Privileges

Craig Dowdy
MD, FACS, CWS, FCCWS

Brian Swain
MD, FACS

David Koelsch
MD, FACS

     
Brady Harris

Personal

Married: Whitney Alexander Harris
Children: 2


Education

BS: Murray State University 2001-2005

MD: University of Louisville School of Medicine 2005-2009

General Surgery Residency: Hiram C. Polk Jr., MD Department of Surgery, University of Louisville 2009-2014


Honors and Awards

• J. David Richardson, MD Award Winner for Best Overall Third Year General Surgery Resident

• University of Louisville Trauma Institute Award Winner for Most Outstanding Third Year Trauma Surgery Resident

• Hiram C. Polk Jr MD Scholarship Winner for Most Outstanding Fourth Year Medical Student in General Surgery.


Professional Memberships

• American Medical Association

• Jefferson County Medical Society

• Christian Medical and Dental Association


Hobbies and Outside Interest

32nd degree Scottish Rite Mason

Member of Temple Hill Lodge of Free and Accepted Masons

Hiking and Camping

Various Athletic


Hospital Privileges

Murray- Calloway County Hospital – Active Staff

Trigg County Hospital – Courtesy Privileges Pending

Marshall County Hospital – Courtesy Privileges Pending

Jackson Purchase Medical Center – Courtesy Privileges Pending

Jenny Watkins

Personal

Born: August 18, 1964
Married: Bruce Watkins
Children: 4

Education

High School: Marshall County High School

 

Certifications

• RVT- Registered Vascular Technologist

Jennie Bourne

Personal

Born: April 27, 1976
Married: Eric Bourne
Children: 2


Education
Undergraduate: Georgetown College

Graduate: Vanderbilt University School of Nursing

Certifications

• Kentucky ARNP Registration

• Registered Nurse

• Certified Wound Specialist

• Orthopaedic Nurse Cerdification

 

Hospital Staff Privileges

Murray-Calloway County Hospital – Active Staff Privileges

Brady Harris
MD

Jenny Watkins
Registered Vascular Technologist

Jennie Bourne
MSN, ARNP

     

 

 


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