Wind Gap Medical Center Opens
St. Luke's Holds Grand Opening Celebration for New St. Luke's Wind Gap Medical Center
Wind Gap, PA (6/3/2011) - An official grand opening celebration was held last evening for the St. Luke's Wind Gap Medical Center at 487 E. Moorestown Road in Wind Gap.
Robert Martin, Senior Vice President, Network Development, St. Luke's Hospital & Health Network and State Representative (138th District) Marcia Hahn, discussed the new facility before being joined by physicians and other officials for a ceremonial ribbon cutting at the front entrance to the building.
“The St. Luke's Wind Gap Medical Center consolidates services under one roof to make it easy for the community to access excellent health care,” said Martin. “The close proximity of the physicians helps to improve communication between doctors and enables St. Luke's to provide easy access to patients.”
Nearly 600 people attended the grand opening event which included tours, opportunities to meet the physicians, refreshments and activities for children. Blood pressure checks and heel scans were offered free to the community.
(l-r) Bret Buchman (St. Luke's Project Manager); Rosinna Perin Nassry; Mark Powell, MD; Sheila Borick, MD, Leo Delong (Bucks Development); Wind Gap Mayor James Shoemaker and State Representative Marcia Hahn cut the ribbon to begin the St. Luke's Wind Gap Medical Center grand opening celebration.
Many Outpatient Health Care Services Available
St. Luke's Wind Gap Medical Center, located next to Country Junction and Sal's Pizza, is home to a variety of outpatient health care services, including family practice, orthopaedics and radiology. St. Luke's occupies 40,000 sq. ft. of the 100,000 sq. ft. building.
Practices and physicians include St. Luke's Family Practice - Wind Gap; St. Luke's Orthopaedic Specialists and St. Luke's Radiology Services.
St. Luke's Family Practice - Wind Gap
Board-certified family practitioners Mark W. Powell, MD, and Sheila M. Borick, MD, of St. Luke's Family Practice – Wind Gap, joined the St. Luke's Network this year. The practice is accepting new patients including newborns, adolescents and adults of all ages. The office is open Mondays, Tuesdays and Fridays from 8:30 am to 4:30 pm; Wednesdays 8:30 am – 9 pm and Thursdays from 1- 9 pm. To schedule an appointment, please call toll free 1-866-905-7504 or 484-526-7888.
St. Luke's Orthopaedic Specialists
Patrick Brogle, MD, and Chineye Nwachuku, MD, of St. Luke's Orthopaedic Specialists, see patients at the Wind Gap Medical Center from 8:30 – 4:30 on Wednesdays and Fridays. Both physicians are fellowship-trained orthopeadists who specialize in sports medicine and the treatment of disorders and injuries to the muscles, bones and joints, including the spine. To make an appointment with your physician's referral, please call 484-526-1735. For more information, visit www.slhn.org/orthospecialists.
St. Luke's Radiology Services
St. Luke's Radiology Services offers digital X-ray (walk-ins accepted), CT scan, ultrasound services and vascular services. To schedule an appointment, call 484-526-1000 with your physician's referral.
Other services joining the location in the next few months include St. Luke's Physical Therapy, St. Luke's Laboratory Services, St. Luke's Obstetrics and Gynecology Associates and St. Luke's Perinatal Associates.
For more information concerning services at the facility, call St. Luke's InfoLink toll-free at 1-866-STLUKES or see www.slhn.org/windgap.