Monthly Archives: March 2017

National Doctors’ Day 2017

March 31st, 2017

March 30 marked the annual observation of National Doctors’ Day. This day was established to recognize physicians, their work and contributions to society and the community. On National Doctors’ Day, we celebrate and thank our trusted physicians for everything they do for their patients and their communities. Check out our network Facebook page, as we posted all


Join Us LIVE in the Operating Room on Thursday, March 30

March 29th, 2017

Did you know that 1 in 8 women will develop breast cancer? Learn how to beat the odds and what to do if you are diagnosed. Join us on Thursday, March 30 at 8 pm for a LIVE discussion with surgical oncologist, Lee Riley, MD and get a behind-the-scenes look at some of the incredible


St. Luke’s Athletic Trainers Practice to Make Perfect

March 29th, 2017

Bethlehem, PA (03/27/2017) – Brandon Bushnell, head athletic trainer for Wilson School District, jumped back for a brief second with a startled reaction while undergoing some of the latest training and review in life saving techniques implemented by St. Luke’s University Health Network for its athletic training staff. Working with a partner on a resuscitation manikin,


St. Luke’s Champions ‘March Gladness,’ Seeks All-Star Baby Photos

March 22nd, 2017

Bethlehem, PA (3/17/2017) – In the age-old – yet newborn – fight for gender dominance, St. Luke’s University Health Network launches its 2017 “March Gladness” competition to showcase its regionally and nationally recognized Obstetrics and Gynecology services. During March, St. Luke’s is tracking the number of girls versus boys born in its Allentown and Bethlehem hospitals during


Penny Power Readers Vote St. Luke’s Quakertown Best Hospital and Best PT

March 22nd, 2017

Quakertown, PA (3/16/2017) – Once again, readers of Penny Power have voted St. Luke’s Quakertown Campus as the area’s “Best Hospital,” a designation of which St. Luke’s University Health Network has been proud since 2014. Additionally, as part of the publication’s 2017 Readers Choice initiative, St. Luke’s Quakertown was voted to have the best Physical Therapy in the area


Susan Lipson, MD, Joins St. Luke’s Palisades Family Practice

March 22nd, 2017

Bethlehem, PA (3/8/2017) – St. Luke’s Palisades Family Practice is pleased to announce that board certified family physician Susan Lipson, MD, has joined the group. Dr. Lipson joins Kristi L Kotz, DO, and Joseph O’Neill, DO, as doctors at St. Luke’s Palisades Family Practice, which recently moved to its new office at 8330C Easton Road in Ottsville. Dr. Lipson


Temple/St. Luke’s Medical Students Matched With Residency Programs

March 17th, 2017

UPDATED – Bethlehem, PA (3/17/2017) – 32 Temple/St. Luke’s Medical School students learned March 17 with which medical residency programs across the country they would be paired. Known as National Match Day, it’s the day that fourth-year medical students across the country take a major step in their academic journey to become a physician. “National Match


Jonathan Hosey, MD, Advocates for Best Neurological Care

March 17th, 2017

Jonathan Hosey, MD, St. Luke’s University Health Network’s chief of Neurology and chairman of the Department of Neuroscience, is dedicated to making a difference in the lives of patients with neurological disorders. So when he and his team were given an opportunity to co-sponsor the 11th Annual Meeting of the Pennsylvania Neurological Society (PNS) in November 2016, a