St. Luke’s Melanoma Expert Chairs National Symposium

March 28th, 2014

Dr. Sanjiv Agarwala Chairs Premier Melanoma Program for 11th Consecutive Year Medical oncologist and internationally recognized melanoma expert Sanjiv S. Agarwala, MD, Chief of Medical Oncology and Hematology for St. Luke’s University Health Network and Editorial Board Member for HemOnc Today®, will serve once again as program director for the HemOnc Today® Melanoma and Other


St. Luke’s Center for Neuroscience: A Magnet for Excellence in Neurosurgery

March 28th, 2014

By recruiting accomplished neurosurgeons, forging partnerships with respected peers in the state and securing early access to leading-edge technologies, the St. Luke’s Center for Neuroscience has become a focal point for research and patient care. “St. Luke’s Center for Neuroscience offers a complete range of neurosurgical procedures for virtually any adult malady,” says Daniel K. O’Rourke, MD,


Dr. Alaa-Eldin Mira is Appointed Section Chief for Geriatrics

March 26th, 2014

I am pleased to announce Dr. Mira as Section Chief for Geriatrics. Dr. Mira brings over 30 years of experience in the areas of surgery, infectious disease and geriatrics. He is a graduate of Al-Azhar University Medical School in Cairo, Egypt and completed his residency in Internal Medicine at Overlook Hospital in Summit, NJ and


St. Luke’s Opens Center for Positive Aging in Bethlehem

March 26th, 2014

Services Focus on the Special Needs and Coordination of Care for the Aging Adult St. Luke’s celebrated the opening of a new outpatient center in Bethlehem that focuses on the special needs and care coordination for the aging adult. The St. Luke’s Center for Positive Aging, staffed by St. Luke’s Senior Care Associates, combines a


Wilderness Medicine Conference

March 21st, 2014

St. Luke’s University Health Network is pleased to offer a three-day conference on Wilderness Medicine at the beautiful Skytop Lodge in Skytop, PA. Wilderness Medicine is the developing field that involves not only providing care to wilderness travelers, but also working in other hostile environments, environmental emergencies and outdoor toxicology. This conference is designed to


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