Peoria's UnityPoint Health said Wednesday that patients will have the option of seeing a new physician with the addition of Dr. Lionel Malebranche to its staff.
Malebranche is a board-certified internal medicine, nuclear cardiology, vascular interpretation, echocardiography and cardiovascular disease specialist.
Malebranche earned his doctor of medicine degree from Universite d'Etat d'Haiti, Port au Prince. He is multilingual and fluent in Spanish, French and Haitian Creole.
Founded in 1898, UnityPoint Health is an integrated health system with more than 280 physician clinics, 29 hospitals in metropolitan and rural communities and home care services in eight regions throughout Illinois and Iowa.