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Dr. Stacie Weil to present free educational seminar on healthy aging March 25

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:

WILKES-BARRE, PA – Geisinger Women’s Health is now accepting patients for a new Northeast Healthy Aging Clinic to provide specialized, compassionate care to assist women between the ages of 40 and 60 as their body transitions through the normal aging process. The clinic will begin seeing patients next month at Geisinger East Mountain Specialty Clinic, 1155 East Mountain Boulevard, Wilkes-Barre.

Stacie Weil, M.D., board-certified in reproductive gynecology and infertility as well as obstetrics and gynecology, will provide menopausal counseling, care and treatment plans for the female patient between the ages of 40 and 60.

Geisinger’s Healthy Aging Clinic collaborates with a wide variety of health care providers throughout the system, including orthopaedics, neurology, cardiology, cosmetics, psychiatry, ophthalmology, gastroenterology, mammography and more.

“The aging process can be overwhelming for women, particularly as they undergo physical and emotional changes associated with menopause,” Dr. Weil said. “This clinic offers comprehensive care to provide patients healthy options to help ease this sometimes painful transition.”

To schedule an appointment with Dr. Weil, call 1-800-275-6401 or visit www.geisinger.org/womenshealth.

Dr. Weil will be providing a series of free educational seminars through the Healthy Aging Lecture Series, starting Wednesday, March 25, from 6-7 p.m. in the East Mountain Specialty Clinic conference room. Pre-registration is encouraged as seating is limited. To register, visit www.geisinger.org/events. For more information on the series, please call 570-271-6398. Additional series dates and locations to be announced.

 

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One of the nation’s most innovative health services organizations, Geisinger serves more than 1.5 million patients in Pennsylvania and New Jersey. The system includes 13 hospital campuses, a nearly 600,000-member health plan, two research centers and the Geisinger Commonwealth School of Medicine. Geisinger is known for its focus on caring and innovative programs including the ProvenCare® best-practice approach to maximize quality, safety and value; ProvenHealth Navigator® advanced medical home; Springboard Health® population health program to improve the health of an entire community; ProvenExperience™ to provide refunds to patients unhappy with their care experience; and Geisinger’s MyCode® Community Health Initiative, the largest healthcare system-based precision health project in the world. With more than 215,000 volunteer participants enrolled, MyCode is conducting extensive research and returning medically actionable results to participants. A physician-led organization, with approximately 32,000 employees and more than 1,800 employed physicians, Geisinger leverages an estimated $12.7 billion positive annual impact on the Pennsylvania and New Jersey economies. Repeatedly recognized nationally for integration, quality and service, Geisinger has a long-standing commitment to patient care, medical education, research and community service. For more information, visit www.geisinger.org, or connect with us on Facebook, Instagram, LinkedIn and Twitter.