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Osteopathic physician

Luelle Starkey Dorsey Hamilton, American osteopathic physician. Diplomate American Board Osteopathic Medicine. Recipient Certified Appreciation, College Osteopathic Medicine Pacific, Pomona, 1987, plaque Center Advancement in Cancer Education, 1996.

Background

Hamilton, Luelle Starkey Dorsey was born on May 21, 1909 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Daughter of George Goddard and Grace Harriet (Hathaway) Starkey.

Education

Bachelor of Science, College Academy of the New Church, 1936. Doctor in osteopathy, Philadelphia College Osteopathy, 1939.

Career

Asst.to Doctor A. J. Dorsey, Bryn Athyn, Pennsylvania, 1939-1953. General practice Newtown, 1953-1970. Clinical rehabilitation researcher Newtown & Sabinsville, 1953-1981.

Associate staff Community Hospital Lancaster, Lancaster, 1981-1984. Professional staff, acting Chief Executive Officer Community Center Health Wellness, New Holland, 1984-1989. Private practice Lancaster, 1981-1989.

Retired, 1989

Board directors Community Center Health & Wellness, Lancaster, 1984-1990. Annual health lecturer Rosemont & Bryn Mawr College, Pennsylvania, 1982-1992. Preceptor Osteopathic Medicine of Pacific, Pomona, California, 1986-1987.

Consultant in alternate care physician in private practice, Philadelphia, Lancaster, since 1989. Presenter in field.

Achievements

  • Diplomate American Board Osteopathic Medicine.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author, public Fullness of Joy and Manual of Health Through Natual Means and Fun, 1996.

Membership

Member Concerned Women for American, Washington, since 1984. Registered voter Republican Party, 1970-1981, 81-95. Member American Osteopathic Association (Meritorious Service 1994), Pennsylvania Osteopathic Medical Association (honorary life), American College Osteopathic Family Physicians, Cranial Academy, Golden Ram Society, Philadelphia College Osteopathic Medicine Alumni Association.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Reading, biography, poetry, handcrafts, ping-pong, outdoor fun, bridge, music.

Connections

Married Albert Joseph Dorsey, September 3, 1935 (div. June 1957); children: Jean, Marshall, James Bert, Marilyn. Married John Wooledge Hamilton, December 27, 1969 (div.

May 1994), married June 30, 1996.

father:
George Goddard Starkey

mother:
Grace Harriet (Hathaway) Starkey

spouse:
Albert Joseph Dorsey

spouse:
John Wooledge Hamilton

child:
Jean Hamilton

child:
Marshall Hamilton

child:
James Bert Hamilton

child:
Marilyn Hamilton