(Napa, CA) – Delroy McFarlane, M.D., a specialist in internal medicine, recently joined Queen of the Valley Medical Associates (QVMA), a locally owned physician group. Dr. McFarlane became the eighth physician to join the group since its formation in May 2010.
Physicians employed by QVMA provide outpatient and hospital-based services at facilities operated by Queen of the Valley Medical Center, as well as conduct private practices in their care areas or specialties.
Dr. McFarlane has been board-certified in internal medicine since 1994 and his focus is on adult primary care. He maintained a private practice in Gardnerville, Nev., before recently moving his practice to Napa. He also was a member of the staff at Beaver Medical Group, Department of Internal Medicine, in Redlands, Calif., from 1988 to 2000.
From 1993 to 1994, Dr. McFarlane served as Chairman of Internal Medicine and as a member of the Executive Committee for Redlands Community Hospital. He also fulfilled the role of Chairman of Internal Medicine at Beaver Medical Group during that same time period.
"I am gratified to be joining my colleagues at Queen of the Valley Medical Associates in providing high-quality care to the community in Napa Valley," said Dr. McFarlane. "I’ve seen from personal experience how patients benefit from the coordination of care and collaboration among clinicians that occurs in this type of medical group."
To make an appointment with Dr. McFarlane, the public can call (707) 251-3604.
QVMA is a local affiliate of St. Joseph Heritage health care, a medical practice foundation organization operated by the St. Joseph Health (of which Queen of the Valley Medical Center is a part) with more than 400 physicians in all primary care areas and most medical and surgical specialties.
Other members of Queen of the Valley Medical Associates include: Bruce Scarborough, M.D., OB/GYN (President); Susan Gonzalez, M.D., OB/GYN (Vice President); Anthony King, M.D., OB/GYN; Daniel Hersh, M.D, OB/GYN; Samer Kanaan, M.D., thoracic surgery; Kathleen Healey, M.D., otolaryngology ; and Joyce Colton House, M.D., otolaryngology.
For more information about Queen of the Valley Medical Associates, please contact Katie Trzesniewski, RN, Director of Physician Practice Operations for QVMA, at (707) 251-1831.
About Queen of the Valley Medical Center
Queen of the Valley Medical Center is a 191-bed, acute-care facility founded by the Sisters of St. Joseph of Orange. The Queen is the largest health care facility and one of the largest employers in Napa County. Services provided include: a Regional Heart Center, a Regional Orthopedic Center, a Cancer Center approved with commendations by the American College of Surgeons, a Women’s Center, maternity and infant care, inpatient and outpatient minimally invasive surgery, occupational health, and full-service emergency department, among many other specialty services. More information about Queen of the Valley Medical Center can be found at www.thequeen.org
Queen of the Valley Medical Center was founded by the Sisters of St. Joseph of Orange. Its mission is to extend the healing ministry of Jesus in the tradition of the Sisters of St. Joseph of Orange by improving the health and quality of life of people in the communities we serve.
For a free physician referral call 1-877-QUEEN LINE (1-877-783-3654) or visit www.thequeen.org