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Chronic, Non-Cancer Pain and Medication Guidelines

August 8th, 2014

On July 10, 2014, the state of Pennsylvania and medical organization officials released new guidelines for prescribing opioids, one of the first tangible steps that Pennsylvania has taken to address an overdose death rate that ranks among the worst in America. The guidelines have a 2-part mission. The first is to make sure doctors have


St. Luke’s Orthopaedic Specialists are Pleased to Welcome – Michael Jusinski, MD

May 21st, 2014

Dr. Jusinski is pleased to join St. Luke’s Orthopaedic Specialists in providing comprehensive care for sports related injuries and conditions. As a primary care sports medicine physician, Dr. Jusinski specializes in the care of non-surgical musculoskeletal and medical problems of athletes, including concussion management. Services include: Pre-participation sports physicals Care for athletes with acute and chronic illnesses Care


World’s Smallest, Longest-lasting and Upgradable Neurostimulator for Chronic Pain Now Available to Patients at St. Luke’s

May 21st, 2014

Quakertown, PA (Issued 5/6/14) — Dr. Steven Falowski, Functional Neurosurgeon, St. Luke’s University Health Network, became the first physician in the region and just the second in the nation to surgically implant the newly approved Protégé IPG neurostimulator system for a patient suffering from chronic pain. William Roth, age 58 of Barto, Pennsylvania, received the Protégé


St. Luke’s Orthopaedic Specialists Welcome Julia Pring, MD

March 21st, 2014

St. Luke’s Orthopaedic Specialists are now welcoming new patients. Comprehensive care for bone and joint problems provided by the region’s leading orthopaedic specialists: Julia Pring, MD Board Certified in General Orthopaedics Wei-Shen Lin, MD Board Certifed in General Orthopaedics Expertise includes: General adult, pediatric and geriatric orthopaedics Total joint replacement and reconstruction Fracture Care Sports Injuries


St. Luke’s Quakertown Campus Women’s Center — 
NOW OPEN!

March 9th, 2014

The specialists you may be looking for are right here at the St. Luke’s Quakertown Campus Women’s Center — respected obstetricians and gynecologists; maternal-fetal medicine specialists to manage high-risk pregnancies; and fellowship-trained women’s cancer experts to provide the most appropriate care for breast and gynecologic malignancies. You do not have to travel to Philadelphia to