New Kresgeville Family Practice Expands Access to St. Luke’s Care in Monroe County

Family Health Center in Kresgeville, Monroe County is now part of St. Luke’s University Health Network after joining the region’s top-ranked network and changing its name to St. Luke’s Kresgeville Family Practice. 

Thomas Munshower, DO, will continue to see patients at the practice, located at 534 Interchange Road. As an adult medicine and family medicine physician, Dr. Munshower sees patients 5 and older. He is a 1989 graduate of Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine and has been helping families with their health care needs for more than 26 years.

“We are very excited about this change and the opportunities it brings,” Dr. Munshower said. “We look forward to continuing to provide our patients and their families the highest quality and most compassionate health care for many years to come.”

As part of St. Luke’s, Kresgeville Family Practice patients also will have access to many other important and needed services throughout St. Luke’s University Health Network including pediatrics, obstetrics, gynecology, emergency care, heart and vascular services, home health and hospice, neuroscience, cancer care, orthopedics, sports medicine, physical therapy and weight loss, Dr. Munshower said. 

St. Luke’s has been named one of the Nation’s 100 Top Major Teaching Hospitals as well as a 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 and is recognized as one of the state’s lowest cost providers.

New patients are welcome. To schedule an appointment or for more information, call 272-212-5230.

 

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.