Dr. Dean L. Bristow, a urologist in Payson, has been called to active duty with the U.S. Air Force Reserves in support of Operation Desert Storm.

Bristow will initially be assigned to Offutt Air Force Base in Nebraska with the Strategic Air Command. He is expected to be on active duty for one year.Medical doctors specializing in urology in Provo will help care for Bristow's patients during his absence. Mountain View Hospital is hoping to obtain the services of a replacement urologist until Bristow's return.