Andrew Smith Moves Surgery Practice to New St. Luke’s Health Center in Lehighton

Dr. Andrew Smith’s general surgery practice is now located in St. Luke’s Health Center, 575 South 9th Street, Suite 8, Lehighton. 

Andrew Smith, MD

Andrew Smith, MD

Dr. Smith’s new office location provides patients with access to additional services conveniently located within the Health Center and an enhanced patient experience as the practice implements St. Luke’s new Epic electronic medical record.

“I am pleased to assure my patients that the same high quality general surgical care they have come to expect from us will continue to be provided at our new location,” says Dr. Smith. “For their convenience, the St. Luke’s Health Center–Lehighton also provides urgent care services, X-ray, OB/GYN services, family medicine, physical therapy, laboratory services and more.”

New patients are welcome.  For additional information or to schedule an appointment, contact the office directly at 570-645-1013.

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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 15,000 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.  In 2018, St. Luke’s was named a Top Hospital in the Teaching Hospital category by the Leapfrog Group.  It has repeatedly earned the 100 Top Major Teaching Hospital designation from IBM Watson Health (formerly Truven Health Analytics) – seven times total and four years in a row including 2019.  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.