A Lakeville doctor has been named Family Physician of the Year.
Memorial Hospital announced that Cynthia Heckman-Davis, M.D. has won the honor for 2013. Dr. Heckman-Davis provides care at Lakeville Family Medicine.
Those nominated for the award must contribute to the continuing health of their community, have been in practice for at least 10 years and spend at least 50% of their time in patient care. Nominees must also provide comprehensive family medicine on a continuing basis.
Dr. Heckman-Davis received her medical degree from Rush Medical College of Chicago and completed her residency at Memorial Hospital in South Bend. She will be honored at a ceremony on July 27.