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Orthopedics


December 29

Skin infections: a wrestler's other opponent Read more



December 18

Skiers, snowboarders should be aware of injury risks Read more



December 08

Concussions should be managed with caution Read more



October 21

Krywicki named society president Read more



Top Stories


December 29

Skin infections: a wrestler's other opponent Read more



December 24

Bone marrow donations are gifts that can save lives Read more



December 22

Fire closes Dallas clinic Read more



December 18

Geisinger hospitals to continue visitation restrictions Read more



December 18

Geisinger Medical Center receives green grant Read more



December 18

Skiers, snowboarders should be aware of injury risks Read more



December 17

H1N1 Update Read more



December 16

Divorced families can minimize holiday stress Read more



December 16

Holiday blues can signal stress and depression Read more



December 14

Geisinger South Wilkes-Barre opens Pre-Surgery Center Read more



December 11

Geisinger ranks among nation's best in cardiovascular advertising Read more



December 11

Geisinger, Shamokin Area Community Hospital sign letter of intent regarding working together Read more



December 08

Concussions should be managed with caution Read more



December 08

Geisinger physician receives Laureate Award Read more



December 08

Choosing the best toys for a safe holiday season Read more



December 07

Geisinger one of the first medical centers on East Coast to install world's smallest heart pump Read more



December 07

Geisinger uses procedure to accurately detect pancreatic cancer Read more



December 07

Tired of New Year's Resolutions? Read more



December 07

Healthy living is the first step to a happy holiday Read more



December 04

Geisinger physician offers tips to avoid flu infection Read more



December 04

Geisinger offers 'bundle' of best practice measures for patients with diabetes Read more



December 03

Geisinger's United Way employee campaign surpasses goal Read more



December 03

Geisinger launches program for patients with vertigo, dizziness problems Read more



December 03

Geisinger to roll out eICU program Read more



December 02

RSV: an annual health threat to youngsters Read more



December 02

Geisinger physician to present at national convention Read more



December 01

Patricia A. Webber named Associate Vice President, Care Coordination Read more



December 01

Children with diabetes face daily challenges Read more



December 01

Careworks wins Web site design award Read more



December 01

Geisinger radiologist joins delegation on trip to South Africa Read more



November 25

Foot ulcers can pose great threat to diabetics Read more



November 25

Geisinger ranked on InformationWeek 500 list for sixth time Read more



November 25

GWV trainers cover UNICO Classic Read more



November 23

Geisinger Northeast administrative resident to continue as fellow Read more



November 23

Geisinger Medical Center named among nation's top cardiovascular hospitals Read more



November 23

Geisinger chosen to join newly launched Medicare Innovations Collaborative Read more



November 20

Geisinger Gold, Geisinger Health Plan rank in top ten of health plans nationally Read more



November 20

GMC receives prestigious stroke award Read more



November 20

Geisinger receives infection control award Read more



November 20

Geisinger received March of Dimes Award Read more



November 20

GMC critical care nurses recognized for quality Read more



November 20

Geisinger vascular surgeon earns additional board certification Read more



November 20

Geisinger opens new urology center in Wilkes-Barre Read more



November 19

Geisinger employees to receive same health insurance benefits for lower cost Read more



November 19

Bariatric surgery reduces 'diabesity' risk Read more



November 19

Diabetics face unique challenges in losing weight Read more



November 19

Geisinger illuminates medical center in purple for prematurity awareness Read more



November 19

Advanced pediatric neurosurgery program at Geisinger focuses on children's brain tumors, other nervous system disorders Read more



November 18

Geisinger physician teaches Miami plastic surgeons via tele-surgery Read more



November 16

Geisinger study aims to find fun, effective way to combat pediatric obesity Read more



November 12

Preterm birth: the facts and risks Read more



November 12

Program supports families of preterm babies Read more



November 09

Geisinger program to help rural veterans takes shape Read more



November 09

Geisinger CEO/President appointed to WellCare Board of Directors Read more



November 09

Geisinger dietitians share healthy Thanksgiving recipes Read more



November 09

Geisinger to recognize Great American Smokeout Read more



November 09

Geisinger campuses mark second anniversary of smoking ban Read more



November 03

Genetic counseling is a window to risk Read more



November 03

GMC Auxiliary events raise $63,000 for programs to support local residents Read more



October 29

Geisinger orthopaedic surgeon awarded $97,000 grant Read more



October 28

Geisinger named finalist in international IT competition Read more



October 28

Geisinger Medical Center nursing care cited among the best in the U.S. Read more



October 28

New endoscopy suite opens at Geisinger Wyoming Valley Read more



October 28

Berkeley HeartLab enters into agreements with Proven Diagnostics and Geisinger Medical Center to provide testing for cardiovascular disease Read more



October 27

Geisinger Endoscopy & Surgery Centre receives AAAHC Accreditation Read more



October 27

Geisinger expert offers tips for healthy Halloween Read more



October 27

Geisinger physician shares strategies to avoid H1N1 this Halloween Read more



October 27

Geisinger physician offers Halloween safety information Read more



October 22

Geisinger - Mt. Pocono offers the latest technology in the fight against breast cancer Read more



October 22

Geisinger physicians named to Best Doctors list Read more



October 21

Krywicki named society president Read more



October 21

Breast care navigators guide patients through treatment Read more



October 21

Geisinger specialist saves lives and limbs of patients with bone cancer Read more



October 19

Time, Philadelphia Inquirer cover Geisinger Read more



October 18

Geisinger and Navigant consulting team to drive healthcare delivery innovation Read more



October 16

Cancer presents unique challenges to older patients Read more



October 12

Breast cancer not just a woman's disease Read more



October 12

Sickle cell anemia complications can be reduced with targeted treatments Read more



October 12

Geisinger South Wilkes-Barre to offer phlebotomy training Read more



October 08

Geisinger to provide patients access to physicians' notes Read more



October 08

Geisinger physician to chair pediatric obesity symposium Read more



October 06

The Headache Center Concept: Moving Beyond a Pill or an Ice Pack Read more



October 06

Home care for headaches and migraines Read more



October 05

Scoliosis an important school screening Read more



October 01

Geisinger obesity investigators receive $50,000 research award Read more



September 29

Geisinger offers new pediatric sleep program Read more



September 29

Obesity can lead to serious joint problems Read more



September 25

GMC Auxiliary to hold 2009 Gala Read more



September 25

John J. Buckley named Geisinger Northeast Chief Administrative Officer Read more



September 25

GWV Critical Care Building receives Silver LEED certification Read more



September 24

Stress fractures a common injury among athletes Read more



September 24

Geisinger nurses shares stage with President Obama Read more



September 23

Proven Diagnostics, ViraCor-IBT ink collaborative agreement Read more



September 23

Geisinger program offers companionship to terminally ill Read more



September 21

Heading into the season for severe injuries Read more



September 21

Geisinger leads nation in STABILITY Trial enrollment Read more



September 21

Geisinger investigator elected to 'APA Fellow' status in the American Psychological Association Read more



September 18

Geisinger Hospice offers six-week grief education series Read more



September 15

Geisinger Rheumatology experts to present at national conference Read more



September 15

Swayze's life and death shed light on pancreatic cancer Read more



September 10

President Obama recognizes Geisinger as national model of healthcare reform Read more



September 09

Better Care, Pay Less Read more



September 03

Web-based cost estimator takes mystery out of costs Read more



September 02

Geisinger President/CEO named among most powerful in healthcare Read more



September 02

Older athletes may be more susceptible to injury Read more



August 27

Health Care Innovation Booming in Rural Pa. Read more



August 24

CMS Recognizes Geisinger for Improved Quality, Reduced Costs Read more



August 21

Geisinger Medical Center earns high national marks for urology care Read more



August 20

BU, Geisinger Nurse Anesthesia Program Receives Approval Read more



August 20

Geisinger's SimMan keeps it real for Sen. Casey Read more



August 12

Geisinger earns cancer program accreditation Read more



August 06

Geisinger Health System investigator receives federal grant to study PTSD Read more



August 03

Geisinger featured on CNN Read more



August 03

Geisigner opens Phlebotomy School Read more



August 03

Stephen Lewis, D.O., receives national honor Read more



July 29

Geisinger expert: Prepare now for coming flu season Read more



July 29

Geisinger laboratory director selected to serve as associate editor of journal Read more



July 29

Sleep studies keep truckers, motorists safe Read more



July 24

Five physicians joining Geisinger Neuroscience Institute Read more



July 21

Geisinger launches new clinical laboratory services Read more



July 20

Geisinger launches new treatment plan for children with food allergies Read more



July 20

New study helps standardize medical home model Read more



July 20

Geisinger named among country's 'Most Wired' healthcare providers Read more



July 08

Geisinger physicians named to USA Today's "Most Influential Doctors" list Read more



July 08

Geisinger recognized by HFMA Read more



July 01

Geisinger welcomes new chairman of OB/GYN Read more



June 30

Aneurysm patients have multiple life-saving treatment options Read more



June 30

Urology practice joins Geisinger Health System Read more



June 24

Firework safety tips and precautions for Independence Day Read more



June 24

New dental technologies something to smile about Read more



June 22

Abdominal aortic aneurysms: A 'silent killer' on the rise Read more



June 19

Geisinger Neuroscience Institute launches major expansion of services Read more



June 19

Geisinger pediatrician wants parents to arm themselves Read more



June 19

Salvatore Ramondelli, MD, receives Jane Strickler, MD, Award Read more



June 18

President Obama cites Geisinger as healthcare industry model Read more



June 15

Study suggests that memory repression may actually help the traumatized Read more



June 11

GMC honored by American Stroke Association Read more



June 11

Geisinger physician: Adults need to revisit childhood vaccinations Read more



June 10

Scott Sulman, DO, receives recertification Read more



June 10

Geisinger oncologist leads groundbreaking liver cancer clinical trial Read more



June 08

Geisinger experts: Summer months bring added safety risks for children Read more



June 08

Geisinger to host Obesity Summit Read more



June 08

Keeping healthy eating habits in check while school is out Read more



June 04

Geisinger expert: Early diagnosis key to treating epilepsy, seizures in children Read more



June 04

Geisinger Medical Center director to receive ADA award Read more



May 29

Geisinger highlighted in Mayo Clinic video on health reform Read more



May 28

Geisinger expands energy conservation efforts Read more



May 22

Geisinger hosts Resident Research Days Read more



May 20

Women at greatest risk for osteoporosis Read more



May 19

Respiratory care team receives national recognition Read more



May 18

Four new providers join Keystone Health Information Exchange Read more



May 18

Geisinger's chief health information officer named to national health IT group Read more



May 18

Geisinger Careworks retail clinic featured in New York Times Read more



May 08

Geisinger cardiologist nominated to serve on CMS committee Read more



May 07

Geisinger care management directors present at national conference Read more



May 07

Once-weekly medication being studied at Geisinger as treatment option for type 2 diabetics Read more



May 06

Geisinger cardiologist one of 17 in U.S. implanting life-changing device Read more



May 06

Geisinger study: Low self esteem, history of life problems can pose hidden threat to trauma victims Read more



May 06

Geisinger offering cutting-edge clinical trials for cancer Read more



May 04

OB/GYN services in Hazelton meeting needs of Spanish-speaking population Read more



April 30

Research Connections Read more



April 30

Geisinger receives $150K grant to advance genomics research Read more



April 30

Be glamorous in glowing, natural skin this prom season Read more



April 30

Geisinger expert: Patients with asthma have more tools to control disease Read more



April 30

Reducing stroke threat means 'Thinking F.A.S.T' Read more



April 28

New Geisinger program seeks to prevent osteoporosis-related bone breaks Read more



April 27

Swine Flu Outbreak Read more



April 17

Geisinger to host HMO Network annual meeting April 26-29 Read more



April 15

Geisinger researchers want kids to eat their veggies Read more



April 14

GMC Bone Marrow Transplant Program accreditted Read more



April 13

Geisinger study: No direct link between panic attacks, PTSD Read more



April 07

Geisinger breaks ground on 600- vehicle parking garage Read more



April 07

Geisinger expert: Closely monitor your medications, especially during allergy season Read more



April 07

Geisinger opening new pediatric specialty clinic in Harrisburg Read more



April 07

Geisinger receives $375K grant to help rural veterans Read more



April 01

Physician on a mission to provide free cataract surgeries Read more



April 01

Geisinger featured on Jim Lehrer News Hour Read more



March 31

Geisinger launches study on colorectal screening rates among couples Read more



March 25

Geisinger Medical Center rededicates Childbirth Center Read more



March 20

Geisinger executive named to Top Doctors list Read more



March 11

New Geisinger program eases financial strain of employees serving in military Read more



March 11

Charles Sawyer, M.D., receives award for outstanding patient care Read more



March 05

Reduce your risk of colorectal cancer Read more



March 05

Geisinger expert: Colonoscopy is safer, more comfortable for patients Read more



March 05

Geisinger study: costs decrease, safety enhanced when hospitals, health clinics switch to powder-free latex gloves Read more



February 27

Geisinger launches new program to help children with sleep problems Read more



February 26

Christine Cabell, MD, fellowship-trained dermatologist and MOHS surgeon, to attend dermatology leadership forum Read more



February 26

Geisinger vascular lab receives accreditation Read more



February 26

New endoscopic ultrasound technology now available in State College Read more



February 19

Mangano named pediatric cardiology director Read more



February 19

GHP named Outstanding Health Plan for 2008 Read more



February 19

Level 1 Heart Attack Program brings advanced care to rural Pennsylvania Read more



February 19

Geisinger's MyCode project: the link to personalized medicine Read more



February 10

Geisinger study: Low cholesterol and depression in vets linked to premature deaths from accidents and suicide Read more



February 09

Geisinger Wyoming Valley launches region's first women and heart disease program Read more



February 05

Geisinger Wyoming Valley earns reaccreditation as Chest Pain Center Read more



February 03

Quality and safety are key when considering plastic or cosmetic surgery Read more



February 03

New data: 1 diabetic in 3 doesn't follow doctor's med orders Read more



February 03

Geisinger expert: Many women continue to ignore risk for heart disease Read more



January 30

Mowad named PAD president Read more



January 30

GMC endoscopy department nationally certified Read more



January 23

Bariatric patients get 'Back on Track ' after surgery Read more



January 22

Geisinger obesity experts field questions on WYOU Interactive Read more



January 21

Geisinger-Gray's Woods facility receives Gold LEED certification Read more



January 19

Innovation Chief to Speak at World Healthcare Congress Read more



January 15

Geisinger researcher to discuss pediatric obesity Read more



January 15

Geisinger study indicates mental health history increases PTSD risk Read more



January 09

Geisinger recognized on PBS NewsHour with Jim Lehrer Read more



January 03

Geisinger heart expert Peter Berger, MD, interview to appear on ReachMD, XM 160 Read more



January 02

Geisinger cardiologist testifies before FDA on under-representation of women in heart clinical trials Read more



New Doctors


December 16

Geisinger Health System welcomes fellowship-trained maternal fetal specialist Read more



December 14

Fellowship-trained urologist joins Geisinger Wyoming Valley Read more



December 03

Critical care physician joins Geisinger Medical Center Read more



November 25

Geisinger Wyoming Valley welcomes orthopedic traumatologist Read more



November 06

Margaret Hennelly-Bergin, R.N., joins Geisinger Northeast as Chief Nursing Officer Read more



October 28

Brian Jacobs, D.O., joins Geisinger-Gray's Woods Read more



October 09

Jovanni Neblett, MD, Joins Geisinger-Gray's Woods Read more



October 09

Christopher Severs, M.D., joins Geisinger-Lewistown Read more



October 09

Champa Abeysinghe, M.D., joins Geisinger-Lewistown Read more



October 09

Geisinger Wyoming Valley welcomes certified nurse midwife Read more



September 17

Award-winning physician Melissa Boisclair, M.D., joins family practice at Geisinger - Kistler Clinic Read more



September 02

Joseph Zawisza, D.O., joins Geisinger-Lycoming Read more



September 02

James J. Bradbury, D.O., joins Geisinger - Gray's Woods Read more



September 01

New physicians to help grow Geisinger pulmonary, critical care medicine Read more



September 01

Oral surgeon joins Geisinger Medical Center Read more



September 01

Physicians join Geisinger emergency medicine department Read more



September 01

ENT physician joins Geisinger Medical Group-State College Read more



September 01

Dr. Kerim Oncu joins Geisinger Read more



September 01

New dermatologists join Geisinger-Scenery Park Read more



September 01

Sonia Ghai, MD, joins Geisinger-Lewistown Read more



August 20

Patrick Jarvie, M.D., joins Geisinger-Gray's Woods Read more



August 20

Carolyn Houk, M.D., joins Geisinger-Orwigsburg Read more



August 20

Terrah Keck-Kester, M.D., joins Geisinger-Bloomsburg Reichart Road Read more



August 20

New family medicine physicians join Geisinger-Bloomsburg Reichart Road Read more



August 06

Pediatric gastroenterologist joins GMC's Janet Weis Children's Hospital Read more



August 06

Anthony Wylie, DO, joins family practice at Geisinger - Lake Scranton Read more



August 03

Carolyn Houk, M.D., joins Geisinger-Orwigsburg Read more



August 03

Patrick Jarvie, M.D., joins Geisinger-Gray's Woods Read more



August 03

Terrah Keck-Kester, M.D., joins Geisinger-Bloomsburg Reichart Road Read more



August 03

Dr. Kerim Oncu joins Geisinger Read more



July 10

Joseph Zawisza, D.O., joins Geisinger Read more



June 19

Joseph Arcuri, Jr., M.D., joins hospitalist program at GWV Read more



April 15

Kara Brezinski-Clark, DO, joins family practice at Geisinger - Dallas Read more



March 25

Corrado Marini, M.D., fellowship-trained surgeon, joins Geisinger Wyoming Valley Read more



March 20

Cordelia Sharma, MD, joins Geisinger Northeast Read more



March 10

Mark Pace, D.O., joins Geisinger - Lock Haven Read more



March 10

Angela Ambrosia, M.D., joins Geisinger-Frackville Read more



February 03

Neidigh joins Frackville clinic Read more



January 30

Subhash Nagalla, MD, fellowship-trained bariatric surgeon, joins Geisinger Wyoming Valley Read more



January 30

Andrea Streit Schreiner joins Geisinger - Scenery Park Read more



January 22

Laura Velcu, MD, director, bariatrics Read more



Community Events


December 04

GMC Auxiliary holds Nutcracker 'Sweets' Read more



November 25

Diabetes classes at Geisinger South Wilkes-Barre Read more



October 27

The Healthy Humorist plans a house call to Wilkes-Barre Read more



September 24

Geisinger hosts Crazy Sexy Cancer event Read more



September 23

Geisinger presents "Getting Older and Wiser" seminar Read more



June 15

Surgical services expand at Geisinger - Lake Scranton Read more



March 25

Geisinger-Philipsburg to hold free community health fair Read more



March 10

Geisinger offers fast-acting, quick-recovery anesthesia for colonoscopy Read more



February 27

Chef to demonstrate healthy cooking for diabetics Read more



February 26

Geisinger extends reach of cancer care Read more



February 05

Geisinger cardiologist to present on heart disease, treatments Read more



February 05

Geisinger Hospice offers volunteer training Read more