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Obstetrician-Gynecologist Joins St. Luke’s, Expanding Access to Expert Care
November 27, 2018

Expanding access to the Lehigh Valley’s top-rated OB/GYN care, Barbara Eisenberg, MD, has joined St. Luke’s Caring for Women obstetrics and gynecology practice.

Dr. Eisenberg is seeing patients at the all new St. Luke’s Caring for Women Forks Township location and at the St. Luke’s Caring for Women Freemansburg Avenue office in Bethlehem Township.

A graduate of Drexel University College of Medicine, Dr. Eisenberg chose obstetrics and gynecology because she wanted the privilege of being involved in patients’ lives during the best and worst of times, she said. “I love that I can support them through all their challenges and life changes both medical and emotional. Whether it is helping someone through a difficult pregnancy or diagnosing a gynecologic cancer, I feel that I can help make a difference and change their lives for the better.”

Dr. Eisenberg has a passion for obstetrics and for minimally invasive gynecologic surgery including laparoscopic and robotic surgery.  “With the right indications, these procedures allow for a very rapid recovery,” she said.  Also, Dr. Eisenberg treats many other women's gynecological concerns including heavy periods, fibroids, endometriosis, pelvic pain, Adenomyosis and menopausal conditions. She is welcoming new patients.

Dr. Eisenberg lives in the Lehigh Valley with her husband and their two children, a son, 6, and a daughter, 8. “I am very lucky to be able to spend my time being a mother and taking care of my family and caring for my patients,” she said. 

Dr. Eisenberg joins St. Luke’s Caring for Women’s other providers including Gail Burgey, MD; Julie Ialeggio, PA-C; Elizabeth Lamb, MD; Toni Nass, PA-C; Kristy-Lee Reiman, CRNP; and Alyssa Stahlnecker, PA-C.

St. Luke’s Caring for Women office locations are at 4051 Freemansburg Avenue and St. Luke’s Health Center – Forks, 2003 Sullivan Trail, Suite 2, Easton. To make an appointment, call 484-503-7474.

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 fully integrated, regional, non-profit network of more than 14,000 employees providing services at 10 hospitals and more than 300 outpatient sites.  With annual net revenue greater than $2 billion, the Network’s service area includes 10 counties: Lehigh, Northampton, Berks, Bucks, Carbon, Montgomery, Monroe and Schuylkill counties in Pennsylvania and Warren and Hunterdon counties in New Jersey.  Dedicated to advancing medical education, St. Luke’s is the preeminent teaching hospital in central-eastern Pennsylvania.  In partnership with Temple University, St. Luke’s created the region’s first and only regional medical school campus.  It also operates the nation’s longest continuously operating School of Nursing, established in 1884, and 28 fully accredited graduate medical educational programs with 226 residents and fellows.  St. Luke’s is the only health care system in central-eastern Pennsylvania to earn Medicare’s five-star rating (the highest) for quality, efficiency and patient satisfaction.  St. Luke’s has earned the 100 Top Major Teaching Hospital designation from IBM Watson Health (formerly Truven Health Analytics) repeatedly – six times total and four years in a row including 2018.  It has also been cited by IBM Watson Health as a 50 Top Cardiovascular Program.  Utilizing the EPIC electronic medical record (EMR) system for both inpatient and outpatient services, the Network is a multi-year recipient of the Most Wired award recognizing the breadth of the SLUHN’s information technology applications such as telehealth, online scheduling and online pricing information.  St. Luke’s is also recognized as one of the state’s lowest cost providers.