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Artesia, New Mexico 88210

Dr. Marshall Baca Joins the Artesia General Hospital Staff

Kenneth Randall, CEO of Artesia General Hospital, is pleased to announce that Dr. Marshall Baca, Orthopedic Adult and Pediatric Surgeon, has joined the expanding medical staff of the hospital.  In practice since 1995, Dr. Baca is a name familiar to residents of southeastern New Mexico.    

Dr. Baca earned his medical degree at the University of Texas in Galveston and completed his internship and residency training at Texas A&M University and Scott and White Memorial Hospital.  As well, he is Fellowship trained in Pediatric Orthopedics from Baylor College of Medicine and is a Fellow of the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgery and a Diplomat of the American board of Orthopedic Surgery.

Dr. Jorge Abalos, Hospital Chief of Staff, is quoted as saying “we are pleased to welcome Dr. Baca and his Certified Nurse Practitioner, Darla Bannister, to our staff.  They are an outstanding addition to our medical team and their expertise will assist Artesia General Hospital in continuing to advance the frontlines of medical care.  We also welcome Dr. Baca and his wife to the community, as they recently moved to Artesia”. 

“I am honored to welcome this esteemed physician to our talented medical staff at Artesia General Hospital”, said Chief Executive Officer, Randall.  “The experience, knowledge and expertise that he brings to the team will help AGH reach its goal to provide the community with a high level of diversified quality medical care. Dr. Baca represents an exciting addition in the area of orthopedics as we strive to offer new specialties and  state of the art technology  to our community and region”. 

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Dr. Baca will see patients in both Artesia and Carlsbad and will perform his surgeries at Artesia General Hospital.  To schedule an appointment please phone the Artesia office, located at 612 N. 13th Street, Suite F, 575-748-8301 or the Carlsbad office at 575-885-2188.