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Tamaqua Family Practice Welcomes Physician Assistant
July 21, 2017

Marie Fluke, PA-C, recently joined Tamaqua Family Practice, the leading provider of primary (family medicine and internal medicine) and specialty care for families in the greater Schuylkill and Carbon County region.

Marie Fluke, PA-C

Marie Fluke, PA-C

“Primary care is such an important part of every family’s health and well-being and I’m excited to be able to provide this kind of care for patients as part of St. Luke’s growing health network,” says Marie. “And since I live in Schuylkill County, I feel fortunate to be able to work in my local community and make a difference to its residents.”

Marie comes to Tamaqua Family Practice after working for nearly eight years in family practice in several rural communities and having completed her rotations at practices throughout the Lehigh Valley. Originally from Palmerton and Carbon County, she received her education from Marywood University in Scranton, Pa.

To make an appointment to see Marie, contact Tamaqua Family Practice’s new phone number, 570-645-1540, or use the “Make an Appointment” online-scheduling icon on St. Luke’s website under the provider’s photo. 

Media Contact:

Sam Kennedy, Corporate Communications Director, 484-526-4134, samuel.kennedy@sluhn.org

About St. Luke’s

Founded in 1872, St. Luke’s University Health Network (SLUHN) is a non-profit, regional, fully integrated and nationally recognized network providing services at seven hospitals and more than 270 outpatient sites. The network’s service area includes Lehigh, Northampton, Carbon, Schuylkill, Bucks, Montgomery, Berks and Monroe counties in Pennsylvania and in Warren County in New Jersey. Dedicated to advancing health education, St. Luke’s operates the nation’s oldest School of Nursing and 23 graduate medical educational programs and is considered a major teaching hospital, the only one in the region. In partnership with Temple University, St. Luke’s created the region’s first Medical School. Repeatedly, including 2017, St. Luke’s has earned Truven’s 100 Top Major Teaching Hospital designation as well as 50 Top Cardiovascular program in addition to other honors for clinical excellence. St. Luke’s is a multi-year recipient of the Most Wired award recognizing the breadth of St. Luke’s information technology applications such as electronic medical records, telehealth, online scheduling and pricing information. St. Luke’s is also recognized as one of the state’s lowest cost providers in comparison to major teaching hospitals and other health systems.