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Geisinger Spine Center of Excellence
If you’re in need of surgery to treat a new or ongoing condition, such as severe back pain, neck pain or herniated discs, the Comprehensive Spine Center at Geisinger is ready to help you get your life back. You’ll work with a care team who will help you find the best solutions to your spine care needs, so you can get back to an active lifestyle.
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Geisinger Bariatric Center of Excellence
Geisinger’s Destination Medicine Bariatrics Program, which started in 2016, offers weight-loss procedures to qualifying patients. Bariatric surgery limits how much food your stomach can hold, helping you to feel full after eating smaller portions. We’ve helped thousands of patients improve their health, quality of life and confidence by losing significant amounts of weight through our weight-loss program. Start your journey today.
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Geisinger Heart Center of Excellence
Our cardiac care team offers the latest, most minimally invasive procedures for treating cardiac conditions. Your health is a matter of the heart, which is why you can count on Geisinger to deliver the high-quality heart care you need.
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Geisinger Joint Center of Excellence
Put an end to joint pain with our team’s help. Physical therapy, injections and minimally invasive surgery are options that can get you back to your active lifestyle. And, depending on your needs, our team can refer you to additional specialists — so you get the most comprehensive and personalized care possible.
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Why choose Geisinger?
At Geisinger, everything we do is about caring for our patients, our members, our students, our Geisinger family and our communities.
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 northeastern Pennsylvania.
Founded more than 100 years ago by Abigail Geisinger for her central Pennsylvania community, we’ve expanded and evolved to meet regional needs and developed innovative, nationally recognized programs in the process. Today, Geisinger includes 13 hospital campuses, a nearly 600,000-member health plan, 2 research centers and the Geisinger Commonwealth School of Medicine.
Known for our focus on caring and innovative programs, we aim to keep our patients and communities healthy and to deliver the best care to every patient, every time.
Geisinger’s flagship hospital, Geisinger Medical Center, is located in the heart of Danville, Pa., a charming borough with beautiful views and several local artisan shops and restaurants.
Caring for its community for more than a century, Geisinger Medical Center has been repeatedly named to the Becker’s Hospital Review “100 Great Hospitals in America” list. This list recognizes industry leaders that are nationally recognized for excellence in critical care and patient outcomes, as well as those that have achieved advanced accreditation and certification in several specialties.
With many nationally recognized, award-winning specialty areas and modern facilities, Geisinger Medical Center is the right choice when you or a loved one need specialized care.
What to expect during your visit
As a Center of Excellence hospital, Geisinger has been recognized as a national leader for cardiac, spine and bariatric surgeries. When you have your procedure done at Geisinger, you can expect to get the high-quality care you deserve.
From beginning to end, you’ll have a care team helping you along your journey. One of our partners will help set up your travel arrangements, including your flight and hotel stay. At Geisinger, your nurse navigator will see you through preparation and recovery from surgery, while your Geisinger patient coordinator will make sure that your non-clinical needs are met while you receive care with us.
After your procedure, we’ll make sure your healthcare provider at home has all the details to provide the after-care you need. We’ll also follow up with you via phone to make sure you’re healing well and that all your questions are addressed.
We aim to take care of your every need, so you can focus on what really matters: getting better.
Our team is here to:
- Help you arrange travel and lodging
- Schedule your medical appointments with all the appropriate specialists
- Get you to and from your appointments
- Help with language assistance, if needed
- Assist with insurance and billing
- Transfer your health records to our doctors, as well as send updates back to your doctor at home
- Be your contact for any questions you may have before, during and after your trip