Medical Associates is pleased to announce that Lance A. Bezzina, D.O., FACOS, has earned the title “Fellow in the American College of Osteopathic Surgeons” (FACOS). The FACOS designation is limited to board certified members that adhere to all professional and ethical standards and consistently demonstrate quality in the practice of surgery and commitment to advancing the osteopathic surgical profession. Conferral is dependent on recommendations and completion of specific professional activities, which often take several years. Dr. Bezzina is a cardiothoracic surgeon and has been practicing at Medical Associates and Mercy Hospital since 2013.
Medical Associates Clinic was established in 1924 and is the oldest multispecialty group practice clinic in Iowa. With over 170 providers serving Dubuque and the Tri-State area, Medical Associates delivers high quality care with a staff of over 1,000 healthcare professionals and support personnel, and has been recognized since 1998 as a “Better Performing Practice” by the Medical Group Management Association.