Jaenicke earns certification


By Portia Williams


Bon Secours Kentucky Health System (BSKHS) of Our Lady of Bellefonte Hospitals, is announcing the recent certification of gynecologist Kurt Jaenicke. According to BSKHS, Jaenicke has become the only physician in eastern Kentucky to earn certification in female pelvic medicine and reconstructive surgery.

Jaenicke has achieved sub-specialty board certification from the American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology in Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery. He is the only physician in eastern Kentucky to have earned this distinction.

Jaenicke earned his medical degree from the University of South Carolina School of Medicine, Columbia, S.C. He is certified by the American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology and is a fellow of the American College of Obstetrics and Gynecology. Jaenicke has practiced in the Ashland area for more than 20 years.

Kevin Compton, Communications & Advocacy Specialist of BSKHS, said Jaenicke is a valuable staff member of OLBH, whose accomplishments they are extremely proud of.

“Dr. Jaenicke has been a valuable member of our medical staff for many years. This new certification is an example of his commitment and the fact he is the only physician in eastern Kentucky to have achieved it is something of which we’re very proud,” Compton said.

For more information or to schedule an appointment, contact Bellefonte Women’s Care at 606-324-7351.

Reach Portia Williams at 740-353-3101, ext. 1929, or on Twitter @PortiaWillPDT.



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