(Riverton, Wyo.) – Riverton Memorial Hospital announced today that Harold Hibbs, M.D., has joined its staff and will be offering hospitalist services to patients in Fremont County.  Dr. Hibbs is the second new physician to join Riverton Memorial Hospital this year as the hospital continues to grow its primary care and surgical services.

“We are pleased to welcome Dr. Hibbs to Fremont County,” said Steve Erixon, CEO of Lander Regional Hospital and Riverton Memorial Hospital. “Primary care is a growing need in our community, and Dr. Hibbs’ training has given him a great breadth of experience in a wide range of procedures that people in our community need.”

Dr. Hibbs joins the hospital’s medical staff from Cheyenne Regional Medical Center, where he practiced as a hospitalist.  Dr. Hibbs earned his medical degree from Saba University School of Medicine on Saba Island, Netherland-Antilles. He completed his residency in internal medicine at University of Toledo Medical Center in Toledo, Ohio, and Louisiana State University-Shreveport Health Science Center in Shreveport, La.

Dr. Hibbs will begin seeing patients at Riverton Memorial Hospital in January.  For more information, call the hospital at (307) 856-4161.