CAMBRIDGE -- Dr. Michael Sarap and Dr. Clark Leslie announce the arrival of a new surgeon to Southeastern Ohio Physicians Inc. Dr. Joshua Paulick will join the practice in August.

Dr. Paulick earned his bachelor's degree at Cederville University in Ohio and his medical degree at the University of Cincinnati in 2007. He recently completed a General Surgery Residency at the Wright State University School of Medicine in Dayton. The program involved working in six Dayton area hospitals providing patient care and receiving training in general surgery, breast surgery, trauma, surgical critical care, vascular surgery, surgical oncology, renal transplant, endocrine surgery, colorectal, thoracic and pediatric surgery, as well as endoscopy.

He also has additional certificates in Advanced Burn Life Support, Advanced Cardiac Life Support, Advanced Trauma Life Support and Fundamentals of Laparoscopic Surgery.

Dr. Paulick has been involved in medical mission work in West Africa, East Africa, India and Brazil. His local Dayton area volunteer activities include work for a homeless kitchen, a youth center and as a volunteer EMT/Firefighter. His hobbies include running and backpacking. Dr. Paulick will relocate to Cambridge with his wife, Beth, and son, Elijah.

Appoints can be scheduled with Dr. Paulick by calling the Southeastern Ohio Physicians office at 740-432-5685.