MOORESVILLE, Ind. – Pamela Lynch, MD, a physician with Franciscan Health Mooresville, was awarded the Healing Hands Award earlier this year. The Healing Hands Award recognizes physicians for excellence in clinical skills, patient relations, research, stewardship, and reflection of the hospital’s ministry values and mission.

Dr. Lynch has practiced the full scope of family medicine, including normal newborn deliveries, since 2002 when she joined Franciscan Physician Network Mooresville Family Care.

The nomination came from several members of the Mooresville nursing staff. Among their comments:

“Dr. Lynch is very supportive of her patients and the OB staff. She collaborates with the OB team nurses to provide optimal outcomes for her patients. She always has a smile on her face and shows encouragement even in stressful times. She shares excitement with families at delivery as if they were her own family.”

“Dr. Lynch is the epitome of a fantastic physician, and she goes above and beyond the call of duty for patients.”

Board-certified in family medicine, Dr. Lynch specializes in obstetrics, family medicine, and gynecology. She earned her medical degree at Loma Linda University School of Medicine in Loma Linda, Calif. She completed her residency at Ascension St. Vincent Hospital in Indianapolis.

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