Dr. Ian Symons Joins Emergency Department at CMC/DHK

September 17th, 2015

Ian Symons, MD

Ian Symons, MD

(Keene, NH) Cheshire Medical Center/Dartmouth-Hitchcock Keene (CMC/DHK) is pleased to welcome Ian Symons, MD to its Emergency Department. Dr. Symons recently completed three years of emergency medicine residency training at Temple University Hospital in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Prior to his residency training, his exposure to emergency medicine was largely abroad, including Nassau, Bahamas; Dublin, Ireland and rural South Africa. His interests include bedside ultrasound, trauma care and medical education.

Dr. Symons attended medical school at the University of Cape Town, South Africa and brings with him eight years of community, ICU and emergency medicine experience.

The CMC/DHK Emergency Department provides round-the-clock emergency care 365 days a year. The newly redesigned and renovated ED includes private, universal treatment rooms, new triage rooms, and dedicated Behavioral Health space designed to meet these patients’ unique needs until appropriate treatment or placement becomes available.

About Cheshire Medical Center/Dartmouth-Hitchcock Keene

Cheshire Medical Center/Dartmouth-Hitchcock Keene is a nonprofit community hospital and clinic with a mission to lead our community to become the nation's healthiest through our clinical and service excellence, collaboration, and compassion for every patient, every time. Founded by CMC/DHK, Healthy Monadnock 2020 is a community-wide health initiative designed to actively engage the citizens of Cheshire County in the process of becoming the nation's healthiest community by 2020. Cheshire Medical Center is a Dartmouth-Hitchcock affiliate hospital. To learn more, call (603) 354-5400 or visit