Dr. Marvin R. Kym and his practice, Kym Orthopedics, have joined St. Joseph Regional Medical Center in Lewiston. Kym is an orthopedic surgeon certified by the American Board of Orthopedic Surgery.
He attended medical school at University of Texas Southwestern in Dallas and conducted his orthopedic surgery residency at the University of Kansas school of medicine in Witchita. He founded his practice, now known as St. Joseph Kym Orthopedics, as a comprehensive practice, specializing in hip, knee and shoulder reconstruction; total joint revision surgery; sports and traumatic injuries; and hand, elbow and foot problems. His offices are located at 3316 4th St., Suite 4B, in Lewiston.
Sunshine Huffman has joined St. Joseph Regional Medical Center in Lewiston. She comes to the St. Joseph staff through Kym Orthopedics. Huffman is the first and only orthopedic-certified nurse practitioner in the state of Idaho.
Huffman earned her B.S. in nursing from Lewis-Clark State College and her M.S. in nursing from Gonzaga University. In addition to being an orthopedic-certified nurse practioner, Huffman also has a perioperative nurse certification and specialty training as a R.N.-First Assistant through UCLA.
Adam D. Bell, D.O., joined the surgery staff of St. Joseph Regional Medical Center in Lewiston at the beginning of the month. Bell is a board-certified general surgeon. He specializes in gastrointestinal surgery, colon cancer, breast surgery, robotic hernia repair, skin cancer, upper and lower endoscopy, hemorrhoid treatment, venous access device placement and emergency and trauma.
Bell attended medical school at Kirksville College of Osteopathic Medicine in Kirksville, Missouri, and conducted his general surgery residency at Metropolitan Hospital in Grand Rapids, Michigan. His office is in St. Joseph’s Medical Center at 307 St. John’s Way, Suite 4, in Lewiston.