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Geisinger 65 Forward in Wilkes-Barre

Personalized primary care and wellness for people 65+ with Geisinger Gold Medicare insurance.

Learn about Geisinger 65 Forward in Wilkes-Barre

Geisinger 65 Forward is designed exclusively for people 65 and older. Our health and wellness centers offer everything you need under one roof in a calm, relaxing environment that feels more like a spa than a clinic.

You’ll get:

  • Same-day appointments: See your doctor faster and get the attention you deserve.

  • Longer visits: More 1:1 time with your doctor (up to 1 hour). 

  • Everything under one roof: On-site lab, imaging, mental health services and nutrition guidance — our centers are a one-stop shop for all your health needs.

  • Social + educational activities: Yoga, ceramics, card games and other activities fill your calendar and keep you healthier and happier — for free, and in the same location as your doctor.

  • A personal wellness plan: State-of-the-art fitness equipment, exercise classes and wellness coordinators help you stay on track with your goals — all integrated with your Geisinger Gold health plan.

Our goal? To help keep you healthy and happy so you can enjoy more of what life has to offer — for many years to come.

How can I join Geisinger 65 Forward?

Signing up is easy. All you have to do is be 65 or older and have Geisinger Gold (Medicare Advantage) insurance.

Have questions related to Geisinger Gold? Our insurance specialists are available Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. to answer your questions.

Geisinger 65 Forward Wilkes Barre

"You have to add life to years, and I think that’s what we’re doing here.” — Lou Borino

Our doctors

Joseph Anthony Anistranski, MD

Joseph Anthony Anistranski, MD

George K Avetian, DO

George K Avetian, DO

Free e-book: “Your guide to living a healthy and strong life” 

In addition to offering longer appointments and fitness classes in the same location as your doctor, we want to help you make the most of life at any age.

That’s why we’ve put together a free e-book that offers tips on topics including: 

  • How to exercise to support bone strength
  • Keeping your brain sharp
  • Tracking your medication
  • Taking your blood pressure

Just fill out the form to download your free e-book.

Want to learn more about 65 Forward, or ready to enroll?

Fill out the form to request a call.

Plus, when you fill out the form, you’ll get your free e-book: “Your guide to living a healthy and strong life.”

Ready to enroll?

Interested in joining one of our Geisinger 65 Forward Health Centers? Give us a call at 570-846-4777.
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Page last updated: 7/12/2022