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St. Luke’s Spine & Pain Associates

August 22nd, 2014

Continuous Growth, The Result of Easing Pain. Scott J. Loev, DO, helped establish St. Luke's Spine & Pain Associates over seven years ago in a brown-bag suite at St. Luke's Quakertown Hospital.


Older Adult Behavioral Health Unit

August 18th, 2014

The Older Adult Behavioral Health Unit at St. Luke's University Hospital, Bethlehem, treats adults 60 years of age and over in a secure and intimate setting created to address the unique behavioral health needs of older adults


St. Luke’s Physician Assistant Joins Elite Group

June 30th, 2014

Julie Gutzweiler, MS, PA-C, Director and physician assistant at St. Luke’s University Health Network, has earned the specialty credential of Certificate of Added Qualifications from the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants. Julie is one of only 108 certified physician assistants nationwide to earn the certificate and one of just 13 certified physician assistants


New Leadership at St. Luke’s Psychiatric Associates

June 6th, 2014

St. Luke’s Psychiatric Associates is pleased to announce that Tania Martinez-Jimenez, MD, has been named Interim Chief of Psychiatry for the Behavioral Medicine Department effective May 1. Dr. Martinez-Jimenez is currently Lead Psychiatrist and will now also assist in administrative and clinical leadership. Dr. Martinez-Jimenez received her Medical degree in 2003 from Ponce School of Medicine in


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


Senior Care Surgical Services

April 28th, 2014

Surgery may be a concern for a patient of any age; and often as age increases, concerns and the likelihood of a medical condition requiring surgery increase as well. A team of senior care providers has designed a comprehensive Surgical Services Program for our senior patients.  We will work together to coordinate care and communication