New Doctor to serve Grinnell

Grinnell Regional Medical Center (GRMC) announces the addition
of Prem K.G. Chandran, MD, FRCP, as a visiting kidney specialist in Grinnell starting
January 25. Dr. Chandran specializes in nephrology, the study and treatment of various
kidney functions and conditions.

Dr. Chandran earned his medical degree from Kerala University in India and Fellowship
at Loyola University Medical Center and the University of Cincinnati Medical Center. He
has been practicing medicine since 1973, both as professor and clinician, at the
University of Iowa and Kidney Associates in Des Moines, Iowa respectively. Chandran
focuses on internal medicine and nephrology with Associates in Kidney Care, PLC, of
Des Moines.

He will see patients on Fridays in the GRMC Visiting Specialty Clinic
located on the second floor of the Ahrens Medical Arts Building, 210 Fourth Avenue, in
Grinnell.