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Orthopedics


September 13

Geisinger orthopedics purchases new robotic surgery system to treat scoliosis Read more



August 27

Hand injuries common among quarterbacks, athletes Read more



August 23

Better off with broken bones Read more



August 22

GWV Orthopaedic Institute earns Joint Commission Gold Seal of Approval Read more



June 12

Geisinger Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine Conference Read more



March 20

Geisinger recognizes the value of athletic trainers Read more



February 28

Geisinger physicians to present sports injury seminars Read more



January 04

Dr. Michael Suk joins Geisinger as chair of Orthopedic Surgery Read more



Cancer


November 20

Clinical trials offer options, hope for area cancer patients Read more



November 02

Geisinger oncologist dispels bone marrow donation myths Read more



October 29

Geisinger Cancer Institute at GMC certified by American Society of Clinical Oncology Read more



October 25

Geisinger doctors support PSA testing, early detection of prostate cancer Read more



October 16

Geisinger Employees Dance for Breast Cancer Awareness Read more



October 11

Geisinger oncology pharmacy resident starts new oral chemotherapy management clinic Read more



October 03

Geisinger sponsors football 'Pink Games' for Breast Cancer Awareness Month Read more



September 28

Mammograms at Geisinger come with free gift in October Read more



September 27

Colon and rectal surgeon joins GMC Read more



September 25

Geisinger Medical Center designated ACR Breast Imaging Center of Excellence Read more



Cardiology


November 07

Geisinger chairman of cardiology speaks at prestigious national event Read more



Neurology


October 22

Geisinger Medical Center receives AHA Stroke Gold Plus Quality Achievement Award Read more



September 20

"Golden hour" requires FAST response to strokes Read more



Womens Health


May 11

Women need calcium throughout their lifetime Read more



Autism


October 16

Research identifies clinically relevant genetic anomalies in autism patients Read more



Research


August 27

Guthrie Health and Geisinger collaborate on Marcellus shale research Read more



August 22

Geisinger receives $1 million research grant from Pennsylvania State Department of Health Read more



January 26

Geisinger researchers find genetic abnormalities may cause cerebral palsy Read more



Top Stories


December 31

Geisinger radiology chair helps produce new dual certificate in radiology Read more



December 19

Geisinger Wyoming Valley Medical Center receives top safety score Read more



December 18

Geisinger appoints new director of bioethics Read more



December 10

Geisinger Medical Center unit wins national award for excellence Read more



December 10

Geisinger Life Flight obtains FAA air carrier certificate Read more



December 04

Geisinger and Lewistown Hospital sign non-binding letter of intent Read more



November 26

Columbia Montour Home Health Services cited as top performer Read more



November 20

Clinical trials offer options, hope for area cancer patients Read more



November 15

Geisinger employee becomes a role model for 'Great American Smokeout' Read more



November 15

RSV prompts child visitation restrictions at Geisinger Read more



November 14

Lighting Up Tomorrow Gala raises $145,000 Read more



November 14

Geisinger holds grand opening of Danville Careworks Walk-In Clinic Read more



November 07

Geisinger chairman of cardiology speaks at prestigious national event Read more



November 06

Community Health Regional Summit to take place Nov. 16 Read more



November 05

November is Prematurity Awareness Month Read more



November 05

Geisinger earns Environmental Services Certificate of Merit Read more



November 02

Geisinger oncologist dispels bone marrow donation myths Read more



October 30

Geisinger confirms no ordering or use of tainted steroid Read more



October 29

Storm update: Clinic operations Read more



October 29

Geisinger Cancer Institute at GMC certified by American Society of Clinical Oncology Read more



October 26

Free bereavement support group series at Geisinger Wyoming Valley Medical Center Read more



October 25

Geisinger doctors support PSA testing, early detection of prostate cancer Read more



October 22

Geisinger Medical Center receives AHA Stroke Gold Plus Quality Achievement Award Read more



October 19

Geisinger to open dermatology clinic in Dunmore Read more



October 17

Researchers top scientific meeting Read more



October 16

Geisinger Employees Dance for Breast Cancer Awareness Read more



October 16

Research identifies clinically relevant genetic anomalies in autism patients Read more



October 11

Geisinger oncology pharmacy resident starts new oral chemotherapy management clinic Read more



October 09

Geisinger appoints advanced cardiac disease, heart failure specialist Read more



October 05

U.S. Rep. Marino credits LIFE Geisinger with 'creative thinking' Read more



October 03

Geisinger - Lycoming now offering ultrasound services Read more



October 03

Geisinger sponsors football 'Pink Games' for Breast Cancer Awareness Month Read more



October 03

Geisinger facilities operations employee honored by Pennsylvania Society for Health Facility Engineering Read more



October 02

Geisinger foodservice director receives national award Read more



September 28

Mammograms at Geisinger come with free gift in October Read more



September 25

Geisinger Medical Center designated ACR Breast Imaging Center of Excellence Read more



September 21

Geisinger releases fiscal year-end operational results Read more



September 20

"Golden hour" requires FAST response to strokes Read more



September 17

GMC partners with Bloomsburg University nursing program Read more



September 14

Understanding different types of headaches and migraines Read more



September 13

Geisinger orthopedics purchases new robotic surgery system to treat scoliosis Read more



September 11

Geisinger physician compensation model tied to improvements in quality, efficiency and access Read more



September 06

Geisinger supports Mifflinburg Wildcat Football team Read more



September 06

Geisinger, Bucknell team to create smartphone app for gastric bypass surgery patients Read more



September 05

Geisinger receives Platinum designation as a Fit-Friendly Company Read more



August 30

New swine flu strand puts fair goers at added risk Read more



August 27

Hand injuries common among quarterbacks, athletes Read more



August 27

Guthrie Health and Geisinger collaborate on Marcellus shale research Read more



August 23

Better off with broken bones Read more



August 22

GWV Orthopaedic Institute earns Joint Commission Gold Seal of Approval Read more



August 22

Geisinger awarded $2.9 million grant to study abdominal aortic aneurysm Read more



August 22

Geisinger receives $1 million research grant from Pennsylvania State Department of Health Read more



August 20

New LIFE Geisinger director named Read more



August 20

New regulations combat concussion rates Read more



August 13

Geisinger names Chief Transformation Officer Read more



August 10

Geisinger hematologist/oncologist selected co-chair of national subcommittee Read more



August 10

Scranton native appointed administrator of Geisinger's Heart and Vascular Institute at G-CMC Read more



August 08

Extreme home workouts pose extreme risks Read more



August 08

Low-cost health IT connectivity for skilled nursing facilities: better, more coordinated care Read more



July 30

Medical imaging linked to health problems in children Read more



July 25

Geisinger pharmacy recognized for patient care in aftermath of storms Read more



July 19

Telederm services available in Philipsburg Read more



July 17

Bloomsburg Health System welcomed to the Geisinger family Read more



July 17

Friendships influence physical activity among children Read more



July 17

Drowning, new sunscreen regulations & concern for summer safety Read more



July 17

Food allergies common but manageable Read more



July 06

Geisinger appoints new director of hospital medicine Read more



July 06

Study finds gender matters when diagnosing PTSD Read more



July 03

Childhood obesity leads to 1 in 4 teens with pre-diabetes or diabetes Read more



June 28

Detect, treat, prevent varieties of hernias Read more



June 28

Age-related macular degeneration affects 1.8 million Americans Read more



June 27

Geisinger among 66 employers in nation recognized for promoting healthy workplaces, lifestyles Read more



June 27

Geisinger and Bloomsburg Health System transaction approved Read more



June 26

Surgeons performing more robotic procedures Read more



June 22

Geisinger associate completes training in pediatric bioethics Read more



June 20

Medical Resident Physician FICA Refund Claims Read more



June 20

Geisinger Medical Center selected for continued participation in national program Read more



June 19

Geisinger offering new treatment for brain tumors Read more



June 18

Geisinger and Merck to collaborate on multi-year effort to improve patient adherence, engagement and care delivery Read more



June 18

Depression continues to affect men of all ages Read more



June 14

Doctor specializing in geriatric medicine joins LIFE Geisinger-Kulpmont Read more



June 14

Depression continues to affect men of all ages Read more



June 12

Geisinger Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine Conference Read more



June 12

The blue collar blues Read more



June 11

Geisinger contributes to Institute of Medicine checklist Read more



June 11

Men at risk for Osteoporosis Read more



June 08

Geisinger Announces Gray's Woods Second Phase Read more



June 07

Keystone Health Information Exchange expands to improve care for older adults Read more



June 07

Men at risk for Osteoporosis Read more



June 05

The unlucky seven: chronic health problems men can avoid Read more



June 01

Geisinger featured at ModernHealthcare.com Read more



May 31

Geisinger featured in TIME Magazine Read more



May 30

Geisinger Medical Center recognized as Level 4 epilepsy center Read more



May 29

Geisinger participating in national 2 Million 2 Many campaign Read more



May 29

Having trouble getting pregnant? consider fertility treatment Read more



May 29

Solving the mystery of miscarriage Read more



May 23

Birth control failure can be prevented Read more



May 22

Geisinger Health System recognized for high performance in revenue cycle Read more



May 18

Geisinger highlighted in U.S. Senate report Read more



May 18

GWV receives AHA's Mission: Lifeline Achievement Award Read more



May 17

What to expect during perimenopause Read more



May 15

Careworks Convenient Healthcare appoints new CEO Read more



May 11

Geisinger medical students travel to Washington, D.C. Read more



May 11

Women need calcium throughout their lifetime Read more



May 10

Telederm services available in Lock Haven Read more



May 10

Telederm services available in Frackville Read more



May 09

Geisinger to host comedian Diana Jordan Read more



May 07

Menopause symptoms uncomfortable, but temporary Read more



May 07

Geisinger named among 100 Best Places to Work in Healthcare Read more



May 07

Hundreds gather at GMC for Susquehanna Valley March for Babies Read more



May 04

GMC's Hospital for Advanced Medicine opens new interventional cardiology suite Read more



May 03

Geisinger president/CEO again named among most influential in healthcare Read more



May 01

Tips for breastfeeding's most common challenges Read more



April 30

High blood pressure is a major factor in kidney disease Read more



April 30

Geisinger Medical Center named to 100 Top Hospitals List Read more



April 27

Prom time is a risky time for teens seeking the perfect tan Read more



April 26

Bariatric surgery patient to blog experiences on Geisinger website Read more



April 25

Geisinger offers treatment plan for skin cancer Read more



April 25

Project funds approved by Auxiliary at GMC Read more



April 23

The Dos and Don'ts of home acne care Read more



April 18

Congeneration plant increases efficiency at GMC Read more



April 17

The who, what, when, where of skin cancer Read more



April 17

Bone marrow transplant technology streamlines procedure Read more



April 13

March for Babies, 5K Run for Babies set for May 6 Read more



April 13

Geisinger to hold speed and agility camps for student athletes Read more



April 10

April is National Organ Donor Awareness Month Read more



April 10

Supervision of children essential to prevent window falls Read more



April 09

Geisinger to introduce 'Family Safe Zone' to Knapper Clinic Read more



April 09

Endoscopic carpal tunnel surgery allows for quicker recovery Read more



April 09

Geisinger expands ultrasound services at Lock Haven facility Read more



April 05

April is National Child Abuse Prevention Month Read more



April 05

Wilkes-Barre Fire Department Athletic Association donates money to Camp Dost Read more



April 03

Orthopedic services offered at Geisinger-Shamokin Area Community Hospital Read more



April 03

EMS provider nominations now being accepted Read more



April 03

Geisinger names new Associate Chief Medical Officer Read more



April 03

Geisinger nurse named president-elect of national organization Read more



March 30

Colorectal disease encompasses broad range of conditions Read more



March 30

New Geisinger Medical Center laboratory building approved Read more



March 29

New preparation for colonoscopy is an effective alternative to traditional Read more



March 27

Glenn Steele Jr., M.D., Ph.D., listed among the Becker's Hospital Review Read more



March 27

Clinical trial available for patients with uncontrolled blood pressure Read more



March 26

Study reaffirms genetic risks of PTSD Read more



March 26

New support group open to those with spinal injuries Read more



March 23

2012 Geisinger Gala to benefit Luzerne County's only NICU Read more



March 23

Monitoring risk factors key to avoiding deadly abdominal aortic aneurysms Read more



March 20

Geisinger recognizes the value of athletic trainers Read more



March 19

Danville recognizes National Osteopathic Medicine Week Read more



March 19

Colonoscopy benefits quell concerns over prep Read more



March 13

Miners-Mills Triangle Club Donates $1,300 to GWV NICU Read more



March 12

Cernostics receives $55,000 investment from Ben Franklin Technology Partners Read more



March 09

Diet is an important tool when managing gastrointestinal problems Read more



March 05

Dietary, lifestyle changes can help protect skin as we age Read more



March 02

Peripheral artery disease common in older age Read more



February 28

GERD is more than just heartburn Read more



February 27

Philadelphia Eagles legend Vince Papale to visit GMC Read more



February 27

Geisinger hosts food drive to benefit United Way of Wyoming Valley Read more



February 23

Heart attack: Women may experience symptoms up to one month prior to cardiac event Read more



February 22

'Make It the Best - A History of Geisinger Health System' now available for purchase Read more



February 20

Sleep apnea poses life and death heart risks Read more



February 15

Bariatric surgery: Build a support team, overcome obesity Read more



February 15

Evangelical Community Hospital partners with Geisinger to launch eICU program Read more



February 13

Red wine and dark chocolate not just for Valentine's Day Read more



February 09

New scan aids doctors in diagnosis of Parkinson's disease Read more



February 09

A winter wonderland may be your heart's biggest hazard Read more



February 08

Geisinger - Mt. Pocono now offering diagnostic mammography, breast ultrasound Read more



February 08

Eight Geisinger locations receive radiology accreditation Read more



February 08

Geisinger solidifies position as leading integrated health system Read more



February 08

Fifth disease common during childhood Read more



February 02

VASER lipo shakes off pesky fat pockets Read more



February 01

Geisinger surgeon named director of Center for Aesthetic and Cosmetic Surgery Read more



January 31

Factors to consider before choosing a plastic surgeon Read more



January 26

Geisinger researchers find genetic abnormalities may cause cerebral palsy Read more



January 26

Being overweight carries psychological impact Read more



January 20

Geisinger-Dallas doctor promoted to leadership role Read more



January 18

Pediatric plastic surgery brings life-changing results Read more



January 17

Geisinger vascular surgeon initiated into American College of Surgeons Read more



January 17

Winter sports bring increased risk of head trauma Read more



January 17

Geisinger among 15 top health systems in U.S. Read more



January 16

Families, communities can halt childhood obesity epidemic Read more



January 12

Ceremony marks anniversary of Shamokin Area Community Hospital, merger into Geisinger Medical Center Read more



January 11

Commit to your healthy New Year's resolution Read more



January 09

Pine Barn Inn closed for lunch Thursday, Jan. 12 Read more



January 01

January 1 marks merger of Shamokin Area Community Hospital into Geisinger Medical Center Read more



New Doctors


December 06

Physician assistant joins Geisinger in Frackville, Mahanoy City Read more



November 30

Optometrist joins Geisinger Medical Center Read more



October 18

General surgeon joins Geisinger Health System Read more



October 10

Fellowship-trained orthopaedic surgeon joins Geisinger Health System Read more



September 27

Colon and rectal surgeon joins GMC Read more



September 11

Fellowship-trained rheumatologist joins GWV Read more



September 04

Fellowship-trained dermatologist, Mohs surgeon joins Geisinger Wyoming Valley Medical Center Read more



September 04

Pediatric hospitalist joins Schuylkill Health, Janet Weis Children's Hospital partnership program Read more



August 15

Hepatologist joins Geisinger Medical Center Read more



August 15

Two certified nurse-midwives join Geisinger Medical Center Read more



August 06

General/trauma surgeon joins Geisinger Medical Center Read more



August 03

General and Trauma Surgeon Joins Geisinger Medical Center Read more



July 23

Family doctor, rural health expert joins Geisinger-Tunkhannock Read more



July 17

Interventional cardiologist joins GMC Read more



July 02

Neurologist joins Geisinger Medical Center Read more



July 02

Pediatrician joins Geisinger Read more



July 02

Pediatrician joins Student Health Center at Geisinger-Susquehanna University Read more



May 29

Exercise physiologist, researcher joins Geisinger Obesity Institute Read more



May 10

Urologist joins Geisinger Medical Center Read more



May 01

Pediatrician joins Geisinger-Bloomsburg Pediatrics Read more



April 20

Urologic oncologist joins Geisinger Medical Center Read more



March 05

Obstetrics and gynecology specialist joins Geisinger Medical Center Read more



March 02

Geisinger Medical Center appoints director of pediatric cardiovascular thoracic surgery Read more



March 01

Fellowship-trained infectious disease physician joins Geisinger Wyoming Valley Medical Center Read more



February 08

Psychiatrist joins Geisinger Wyoming Valley Medical Center Read more



January 04

Dr. Michael Suk joins Geisinger as chair of Orthopedic Surgery Read more



Community Events


December 10

Shamokin Area Student Council presents $500 to Geisinger Cancer Institute Read more



November 19

Geisinger to conduct Diabetes Awareness Symposium in Kulpmont Nov. 28 Read more



November 09

Auto Group Donates $7,500 to Cancer Institute Read more



November 09

Nov. 17 open house planned for new Danville Careworks Urgent Care clinic Read more



November 07

Free memory screening event at LIFE Geisinger Kulpmont Read more



November 07

Free memory screening event at LIFE Geisinger Scranton Read more



October 09

Free cancer screening event planned at Geisinger-Tunkhannock Read more



September 21

Ta Ta Trot benefits Geisinger Breast Clinic Team Read more



September 11

Annual Rainbows of Remembrance ceremony scheduled at Geisinger Read more



September 11

Free concert to inspire those dealing with death slated for Oct. 1 Read more



August 10

Selinsgrove girls make gift to Geisinger Cancer Institute Read more



July 20

Expectant parents invited to free event at Geisinger-Mt. Pocono Read more



July 19

Free grief support group series at Geisinger Medical Center Read more



April 27

Geisinger physician to speak on osteoporosis Read more



April 27

Geisinger physician to speak on osteoporosis Read more



April 27

Geisinger physician to speak on osteoporosis Read more



April 24

Geisinger offers free skin cancer screenings Read more



April 12

Free event at LIFE Geisinger aimed at seniors, caregivers Read more



April 12

Auxiliary luncheon set for April 19 Read more



April 09

Geisinger to present lecture about immunizations, Lyme Disease and infectious diseases Read more



April 05

Geisinger Pediatric Specialties to offer free asthma screening Read more



April 04

Geisinger-Lewistown to offer free skin cancer screenings Read more



April 04

Geisinger to offer free weight management seminar Read more



April 03

Geisinger holding volunteer information sessions Read more



March 21

ATV safety course offered for kids Read more



March 02

Papale Thanks Cancer Supporters Read more



February 28

Geisinger physicians to present sports injury seminars Read more



February 22

Geisinger hosts healthy cooking demonstration Read more



February 20

Free bereavement support group series launching at Geisinger Wyoming Valley Medical Center Read more



February 01

Free informational event to dispel misconceptions about hospice care Read more



January 31

Blood drive, open house event at LIFE Geisinger Read more



January 31

Geisinger to hold women's heart and vascular discussion Read more



January 26

Free grief support group for parents who have lost a child hosted by Geisinger Hospice Read more



January 24

Learn about LIFE Geisinger program at free seminar Read more



January 11

Geisinger experts to provide educational cancer seminars Read more