Dr. W. Allen Fink is an emergency medicine physician who serves as the Emergency Department Medical Director. He joined Carthage Area Hospital in January 2017. Dr. Fink is a Fellow of the American College of Emergency Physicians. He earned a Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine from the Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine, Pennsylvania. He is a U.S. Army veteran and completed his internship at Brooke Army Medical Center, Fort Sam Houston, San Antonio, Texas. He completed residency at Madigan Army Medical Center, Joint Base Lewis-McChord, Tacoma, Wash., and the University of Washington Medical Center, Seattle, Wash, where he served as Chief Resident. He also holds a Master of Healthcare Administration from the University of Washington, Seattle, Wash.