2008-09-27 / Community Life


Another Potter County native has returned to the area to operate a medical practice affiliated with Charles Cole Memorial Hospital.

Michael Tarbox, DPM, recently joined Cole's medical staff and is accepting patients at medical centers in Port Allegany and Eldred.

Dr. Tarbox, who grew up in Roulette, is the son of Lester and Jackie Tarbox and is a Port Allegany High School graduate. He earned a medical degree at the Ohio College of Podiatric Medicine.

Tarbox also completed a podiatric surgical residency at the University of Connecticut School of Medicine, Saint Francis Hospital and Medical Center, and a foot and ankle surgery fellowship at Lambeth National Health Systems in London. Prior to returning to the area, he worked at St. Vincent Hospital in Erie.

Dr. Tarbox is a member of the American Podiatric Medical Association and an associate of the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons.

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