Sunday, February 10, 2013
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Frank G. McArthur, M.D., passed away after a brief illness on Monday, Feb. 4, 2013. Dr. McArthur was a graduate of the University of Alabama, where he received his degree in medicine. He served his internship at Caraway Methodist Medical Center. In 1972, he entered the Air Force, where he reached the rank of major and received his honorable discharge in 1975. From 1975 until 1978, he served his residency and was chief resident of Baptist Medical Centers in Birmingham. Dr. McArthur's career from 1979 until 2013 included medical director and co-founder of Key West Diagnostic Center, co-founder and corporate director of ReLife Inc., medical director of Lakeshore Hospital, corporate medical director for HealthSouth, corporate medical director and founder of MediKa Inc., senior V.P. of medical affairs and principal of Bradford Health Systems, medical director Medical Laser Therapeutics. Dr. McArthur was a member of The American Medical Association, Florida Medical Association, Jefferson County Medical Association, Monroe County Medical Association. He also was a member of the American College of Physicians, American College of Sports Medicine, American College of Physician Executive, American College of Medical Directors and American College of Managed Care Physicians.

He is survived by his wife, Betty McArthur; stepchildren, Sam Chambers (Kerry) and Casey Galloy (Ryan); grandchildren, Arturo Chambers and Madelyn Galloy; brother, Rawdon McArthur (JoAnn); cousins, Dan McArthur (Leigh), Joe McArthur (Linda), Courtney McArthur and Graham McArthur; and niece, Heather Moran (Brad).

Memorials in memory of Dr. Frank McArthur may be made to Wounded Warrior or Florida Keys SPCA (

A memorial will be held at a later date in Key West.