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Lincoln County Medical Center Welcomes New Obstetrician and Gynecologist

Release Date:

March 9, 2017

RUIDOSO, N.M. – Lincoln County Medical Center (LCMC) is pleased to welcome Patricia Ann Combs, MD, obstetrician and gynecologist.

“We are excited to have Dr. Combs join our outstanding team of healthcare providers,” said Dr. Stephen Otero, Medical Director, Lincoln County Medical Center. “She brings extensive experience caring for women of all ages to Lincoln County Medical Center.”

Combs earned two bachelor’s degrees, one in biology and one in chemistry, at New Mexico State University. She earned her medical degree and completed her residency in obstetrics and gynecology at the University of New Mexico, where she was also a clinical instructor for five years. She is certified by The American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology.

“I am excited to help bring the newest residents of Lincoln County into the world,” said Combs. “I am also thrilled to be back in the mountains of Southern New Mexico.”

Combs will see patients at our Presbyterian Medical Group location at Lincoln County Medical Center, 121 El Paso Rd., Ruidoso, NM 88345. To make an appointment, please call (575) 630-8350.

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About Lincoln County Medical Center
Lincoln County Medical Center is a county-owned facility that has been leased and operated by Presbyterian Healthcare Services since 1972. This partnership is dedicated to improving the health of individuals, families and communities in Ruidoso and Lincoln County. Lincoln County Medical Center and Presbyterian Healthcare Services operate a hospital, a primary care and specialty clinic, three rural clinics and a countywide ambulance service in Lincoln County. Lincoln County Medical Center is one of eight hospitals run by Presbyterian, which also has a statewide health plan and a growing multi-specialty medical group.

Press Contact:

Kerri Dufault
Communications Specialist
E-mail: kdufault@phs.org 
505-923-6593