Browsing the "Medical Specialty" Category

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 Home Health

August 13th, 2014

Now, there’s no place like home for your patients in Monroe County. St. Luke’s Home Health has been serving the communities in and around the Allentown, Bethlehem, and Easton areas since 1919. A dedicated and caring professional staff currently provides a range of in-home health services in Northampton, Lehigh, Upper Bucks and Northeast Montgomery counties, portions of


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


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