Browsing the "Women's Health" Category

In the News: St. Luke’s Gets Regional Attention

March 6th, 2017

We are excited to share with you two articles that are running in this month’s Good Housekeeping, Redbook and Woman’s Day magazines. These articles include patient stories and feature Michael Patriarco, DO and Israel Zighelboim, MD. We are delighted to have the opportunity to share our great accomplishments, stories and offerings of our Network. To


Medical Leaders Improve Patient Care Through Education

March 3rd, 2017

Bethlehem, PA (2/27/2017) – Physicians from St. Luke’s University Health Network and Lehigh Valley Health Network recently conducted a medical summit that could enhance health care in the region and across the country. Dr. Israel Zighelboim participates in the recent MIGS symposium sponsored by St. Luke’s University Health Network. The educational symposium, which focused on “Prevention and Management


Women’s Health: How Physical Therapy Can Help You

March 1st, 2017

When most people think of physical therapy, they think of rehabbing a knee after a sports injury or strengthening back muscles after an accident, but physical therapy can provide much needed pain and discomfort relief in ways that most people, particularly women, don’t realize. Julie Spencer guides Luz Brandon into a restorative stretch. A woman’s


American Heart Association Loves St. Luke’s Babies’ Hearts

February 17th, 2017

Bethlehem, PA (2/14/2017) – Babies born in February at St. Luke’s University Health Network will be the stylish recipients of red hats provided by generous volunteer knitters who have donated thousands of their creations to the American Heart Association (AHA). The AHA delivered 300 lovingly-crafted hats to St. Luke’s on February 3 to remind parents


Dr. Israel Zighelboim Leads OB/GYN Growth, Vision at St. Luke’s

January 11th, 2017

Bethlehem, PA (12/19/2016) – Israel Zighelboim, MD, FACOG, FACS, is focused on the future of St. Luke’s University Health Network’s Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology. As its newly named Chair, he has a deep appreciation for the generations of babies who were born at St. Luke’s University Health Network’s Bethlehem and Allentown campuses and now


Lehigh Valley’s First Baby of 2017 is Born at St. Luke’s

January 6th, 2017

Media across the Valley spread the news of 2017’s first baby, Rodrigo Baptista, who was born at 12:43 am January 1 at St. Luke’s University Campus in Fountain Hill. Read each account of the story: The Morning Call Lehigh Valley Live Channel 69 The St. Luke’s family wishes the Baptista family – and all of


St. Luke’s Health Center – Forks Opens With Four Services

December 12th, 2016

Bethlehem, PA (12/5/2016) – St. Luke’s University Health Network, in an ongoing effort to fulfill its promise to provide patients with easy access to affordable health care, has opened its newest outpatient center – St. Luke’s Health Center-Forks – at 2003 Sullivan Trail in Easton. Always working to find ways to bring services to our communities, the


St. Luke’s Regional Breast Services – Warren Campus

October 28th, 2016

Phillipsburg, NJ (10/26/2016) – Individualized Breast Care is the foundation of the expanded Regional Breast Services now offered at St. Luke’s Warren Campus, a comprehensive facility that puts the hospital at the forefront of women’s health care. Regional Breast Services – Warren Campus expands its menu of women’s imaging services to minimize the stress and