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.
Geisinger is an integrated health services organization widely recognized for its innovative use of the electronic health record and the development of innovative care delivery models such as ProvenHealth Navigator®, ProvenCare® and ProvenExperience®. As one of the nation’s largest health service organizations, Geisinger serves more than 3 million residents throughout 45 counties in central, south-central and northeast Pennsylvania, and also in southern New Jersey at AtlantiCare, a Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award recipient. In 2017, the Geisinger Commonwealth School of Medicine and Geisinger Jersey Shore Hospital became the newest members of the Geisinger Family. The physician-led system is comprised of approximately 30,000 employees, including nearly 1,600 employed physicians, 13 hospital campuses, two research centers, and a 583,000-member health plan, all of which leverage an estimated $12.7 billion positive impact on the Pennsylvania and New Jersey economies. Geisinger has repeatedly garnered national accolades for integration, quality and service. In addition to fulfilling its patient care mission, Geisinger has a long-standing commitment to medical education, research and community service. For more information, visit www.geisinger.org, or connect with us on Facebook, Instagram, LinkedIn and Twitter.