Browsing the "Medical Specialty" Category

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


Prescribing Exercise is Good Medicine.

May 23rd, 2014

St. Luke’s University Health Network (SLUHN) and Delaware & Lehigh National Heritage Corridor (D&L) are partnering to bring the community a family fun initiative — get off the couch and get active! Prescribe “Get Your Tail on the Trail” and connect your patients to the outstanding opportunities along the D&L Trail while increasing health awareness


An exciting time to be a Medical Oncologist

May 5th, 2014

Dr. Dennis Giangiulio talks about exciting advances in the treatment of cancer Over the past 30 years since I have had the opportunity to train and practice as a hematologist/medical oncologist, there has been no time like the present to be able to offer new treatments with greater efficacy and less toxicity. On the horizon


Student’s Life Saved with Latest Cardiac Technology

April 30th, 2014

Technology Performs Heart and Lung Duties Dr. Jane Garnjost is finally allowing herself to envision her son Jake standing in front of a classroom teaching a history lesson. From the time an illness nearly took his life two years ago until just recently, Jane had stopped herself from looking too far into her son’s future. In


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