Stephen M. Petrany, MD, CPE

Vice Dean, Addiction Sciences & Recovery


Clinical Interests


Education & Training

  • Medical School: Georgetown University Medical School (Washington D.C.)
  • Internship: Fairfax Hospital Medical College of Virginia (Falls Church, Va.)
  • Residency: Fairfax Family Practice Program, Medical College of Virginia (Vienna, Va.)

Honors & Memberships

  • Member, West Virginia State Medical Society
  • Member, West Virginia Academy of Family Physicians
  • Member, National Rural Health Association
  • Member, American College of Physician Executives


  • Certified: American Board of Family Medicine

Marshall Family Medicine

A provider-based department of Cabell Huntington Hospital
Marshall University Medical Center
1600 Medical Center Drive
1st Floor
Huntington, WV 25701
Phone: 304.691.1100

Map & Directions

Wellman CD, Franks AM, Stickler M, Rollyson W, Korkmaz A, Christiansen MQ, Petrany SM. 2023. Targeted care coordination towards patients with a history of multiple readmissions effectively reduces readmissions. Fam Pract. 2023 2 3.
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Petrany S, Grome M, McClelland K, Pender D. 2021. Frailty and Sarcopenia in Community-Dwelling Adults 85 and Older in a Rural Appalachian Community.

Franks A, McCann K, Davies T, Petrany S. 2021. Intentional Structured Opioid Monitoring Protocol: responsible and viable opioid deprescribing

Wendt BJ, Franks AM, Dusing SLO, Hess KL, O’Hanlon, KM, Petrany, SM.. 2021. Penile Variant of Mondor’s Disease: A Challenging Diagnosis Requiring Primary Care and Urologic Collaboration. 2021 June;40-3

Petrany S, Koester D, Walker R. 2020. Reflections on West Virginia's Early COVID-19 Experience 2020;vol6(6)

Franks, A and Petrany, S. 2020. Building a Culture of Scholarship Within a Family Medicine Department: a Successful Eight-Year Journey of Incremental Interventions Following a Historical Perspective of Family Medicine Research Oct 2020

OConnell LE, Maiolo, J, Petrany SM.. 2020. City of Solutions 2020; 84-104

McClelland KI, Petrany S, Davies TH. 2019. “In Response: Association of Sexual Harassment and Sexual Assault with Midlife Women’s Mental and Physical Health.” 2019 Feb 1;179(2):277-278

Kimberly I. McClelland; Stephen M. Petrany; Todd H. Davies. 2019. Women and Children First: Promoting Empowerment Through Resistance Education JAMA Intern Med. 2019;179(2):277-278

McCann K, Franks A, Petrany S. 2018. Observational study of the structured and monitored management of chronic non-malignant pain with opiates in a rural primary care office in a high opiate abuse region. 2018; Jan 5

Kevin S. McCann, MD, Shawndra Barker, MD, Raymond Cousins, MS, Adam Franks, MD, Clinton McDaniel, MD, Stephen Petrany, MD, and Eric Riley, MD. 2018. Structured Management of Chronic Nonmalignant Pain with Opioids in a Rural Primary Care Office J Am Board Fam Med 2018 31 (1)
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Gilliland, Timmons, Giangarra, Petrany, Harris. 2018. The consistency of electrocardiogram measures between measurement devices and clinicians. Vol 4 Issue 2 2018

Gilliland, Timmons, Giangarra, Petrany, Harris. 2018. ECG measurement parameters of athletes are reliable when made with a smartphone based ECG device 2018 April;4:(2):61-74

Franks, AM, Petrany S, McElroy S, Alley A. 2017. The Marshall Family Medicine Residency twINTERN Schedule: The Impact of an Innovative Hospital Coverage Scheme on Resident Fatigue. Fam Med. Fam Med. 2017;49(6):468-72.)
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Petrany SM, Gress T, Poole D. 2017. A Free Clinic Continuity Experience During Residency Is Associated With Practice in Underserved Areas. J Grad Med Educ. 2017 10 28;9(5):595-599.
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Petrany SM, Christiensen M. 2014. Knowledge and Perceptions of the Affordable Care Act by Uninsured Patients at a Free Clinic J Health Care Poor Underserved. Journal of Health Care for the Poor and Underserved Volume 25, Number 2, May 2014 pp. 675-682 | 10.1353/hpu.2014.0076
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Petrany SM, Gress T. 2013. Comparison of academic and practice outcomes of rural and traditional track graduates of a family medicine residency program. Acad Med. 2013 Jun;88(6):819-23.
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Petrany SM. 2013. Meaningful scut work. Fam Med. 2013 Sep;45(8):580-1.
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Ahmed R; Petrany S, Fry R, Krasnow M. 2013. Screening Diabetic and Hypertensive Patients for Ocular Pathology using Telemedicine Technology in Rural WV: A Retrospective Chart Review W V Med J 2013 Jan-Feb;109(1):6-10.
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Petrany S.. 2012. Marshall University's Paul W. Ambrose Health Policy Program Winter 2012
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Petrany SM. 2008. Star Trek and the future of family medicine. Fam Med. 2008 Feb;40(2):132-3.
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Petrany SM. 2002. Where have you gone, Dr Welby? Fam Med. 2002 11 27;34(10):768-9.
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