Monthly Archives: October 2018

St. Luke’s Caring for Women Opens Second OB/GYN Office in Forks Township

October 31st, 2018

Caring for Women has added a second OB/GYN location in St. Luke’s Health Center-Forks, 2003 Sullivan Trail, Suite 2. The Forks Township office is open on Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays. Barbara Eisenberg, MD, and Toni Nass, PA-C, are welcoming new patients at the Forks location, providing obstetrics and gynecological care for women of all ages. Dr. Eisenberg

St. Luke’s 2018 United Way Campaign is Underway!

October 29th, 2018

The 2018 St. Luke’s University Health Network United Way Campaign is underway and runs through November 11. Caring for the communities where our employees and neighbors live and work is a long-term commitment for St. Luke’s University Health Network, and one that we take seriously. Healthy, strong and vibrant communities are key to our ability to retain

Wound Management Center at St. Luke’s Sacred Heart to Close Friday

October 24th, 2018

To enhance patient care, improve efficiency and better manage costs, St. Luke’s Wound Management & Hyperbaric Medicine has decided to consolidate its two Allentown Wound Management Centers. Beginning Monday, October 29, patients previously seen at St. Luke’s Sacred Heart Campus will now be seen at St. Luke’s Allentown Campus at 1736 Hamilton Boulevard. Our Allentown location offers access to

Take Steps to Address Your Foot and Ankle Pain

October 22nd, 2018

Have pain in your foot or ankle when you’re walking or running? Rest and it goes away? Notice your foot changing shape or losing your arches? One of the most common causes for this type of pain is tendonitis. Tendons are strong, cord-like structures that anchor the muscles in your leg, foot and ankle to

Orthopedic Surgeons Bring New Specialty Care Expertise to Patients in Quakertown Region

October 19th, 2018

Two orthopedic surgeons have joined St. Luke’s University Health Network to provide specialty care for patients in the Quakertown region. Scott Doroshow, DO and James Lachman, MD are now part of St. Luke’s Orthopedic Care at St. Luke’s Quakertown Campus. TREATING THE SHOULDER AND KNEE Dr. Doroshow, a native of the Philadelphia suburbs, is a board certified orthopedic surgeon

St. Luke’s Care Now – Center Valley Moving to New Location

October 19th, 2018

St. Luke’s University Health Network’s Care Now–Center Valley is moving to a new location. It will open at 5445 Lanark Road on October 22. The current Center Valley Care Now location at 4801 Saucon Creek Road closed on October 16. “Patients will continue to receive the same quality care they have come to expect from us at our new

St. Luke’s Surgeons Sponsor ‘The Girls’ Night Out Benefitting Cancer Patients

October 17th, 2018

Tickets are now available for the Second Annual “The Girls” Night Out on Oct. 25. Sponsored by St. Luke’s Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery, the event will raise funds for cancer survivors, as well as raise awareness of the role breast reconstruction plays in the healing process for many women. The event, which will be held at the Event

Stop the Bleed, Save a Life

October 15th, 2018

Great article from Lehigh Valley Marketplace featuring St. Luke’s Stop the Bleed program and Peter Thomas, DO, Director of Trauma at St. Luke’s. Read more about the program and all it has to offer

MRI Available at St. Luke’s Gnaden Huetten Campus

October 15th, 2018

Continuing our focus on the needs of our patients, St. Luke’s Gnaden Huetten Campus has an MRI that is now available for use for patients in the Miners Campus service area. The St. Luke’s Gnaden Huetten Campus MRI is a wide-bore MRI that can accommodate patients who weigh up to 450 lbs and those who may have