Dr. J. Wes Archer, MOCMS President

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Dr. J. Wes Archer is serving as president of the Monroe Owen County Medical Society for 2017. 
The Medical Society is happy to have his leadership and participation in the mission of our organization. 

Dr. Archer is a graduate of Indiana University School of Medicine.  He completed his residency at St. Vincent Family Medicine Residency Program in Indianapolis, IN.  Dr. Archer has practiced as a family physician with IU Health Southern Indiana Physicians since 2007.  He is board certified in Family Medicine.  In his time away from work, he enjoys spending time with his family, traveling, and photography. 

                                    What MOCMS Can Do for You
The Monroe Owen County Medical Society (MOCMS) is a not for profit professional organization of physicians in Bloomington and the surrounding area. It is a member group of the Indiana State Medical Association. Organized in 1940, the MOCMS is dedicated to the provision of quality healthcare in this community. Our services reach out to community members in addition to benefitting our physician members.

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Welcome New Members!

Majeid Ali, MD – Internal Medicine
Dr. Ali attended medical school at the University of Louisville School of Medicine. He completed his residency program at the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics. Dr. Ali is board certified in internal medicine and has joined IU Health Southern Indiana Physicians.

Edwin Eppler, MD – Emergency Medicine

Dr. Eppler attended medical school at University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, WA. He completed his residency at Methodist Hospital, Indianapolis. He will be practicing in emergency medicine and has joined IU Health Southern Indiana Physicians.

Daniel Handel, MD – Emergency Medicine
Dr. Handel attended medical school at Northwestern University.  He completed a residency at University of Cincinnati and did a fellowship at Oregon Health & Sciences University in Portland, OR. He is practicing emergency medicine at IU Health Bloomington Hospital.

Sonia Jyoti, MD – Anesthesiology
Dr. Jyoti attended medical school at Indiana University School of Medicine.  Dr. Jyoti is practicing with Bloomington Anesthesiologists.

Christina Kelly, MD – Internal Medicine
Dr. Kelly attended medical school at Ross University School of Medicine.  She completed her residency at Maricopa Medical Center in Phoenix, AZ.  Dr. Kelly is joining IU Health Southern Indiana Physicians specializing in internal medicine.

Abigael Magadia, MD – Internal Medicine
Dr. Magadia attended medical school at University of the Philippines.  She completed her residency at St. Vincent Charity Medical Center, Cleveland, Ohio and is joining IU Health Southern Indiana Physicians as a hospitalist.

Paul Neal, DO – Emergency Medicine
Dr. Neal attended medical school at the University of Health Sciences in Kansas City, MO.  He completed residencies at Dallas Southwest Medical Center, Osteopathic Medical Center of Texas in Ft. Worth, and Bay Regional Medical Center in Bay City, Michigan.  He will practice emergency medicine at IU Health Bloomington Hospital.

Muhammad Qaism, MD – Family Medicine
Dr. Qaism attended medical school at the Dow University of Health Sciences in Pakistan.  He completed a residency at Lehigh Valley Health Network in Pennsylvania.  He is joining IU Health Southern Indiana Physicians as a hospitalist.

Beth Rupp, MD – Family Medicine
Dr. Rupp attended medical school at Indiana University School of Medicine.  She completed her residency at Mountain Area Health Education Center in Asheville, NC.  She practices family medicine at Indiana University Health Center.

Eric Scheper, MD – Internal Medicine
Dr. Scheper attended medical school at the University of Kentucky College of Medicine in Lexington.  He completed a residency in internal medicine at Chandler Medical Center, University of Kentucky in Lexington.  He is board certified in internal medicine. He is joining IU Health Southern Indiana Physicians.