St. Luke’s Vascular Center in Lehighton Moves to New Location
St. Luke’s Vascular Center in Lehighton has moved to a new location. The practice is now at St. Luke’s Health Center in Palmerton at 614 Delaware Avenue.
Jay Fisher, MD and Beth Valderrama, PA-C are seeing patients at the new location. Dr. Fisher and Valderrama have extensive experience and expertise providing each patient with personalized and compassionate care.
Jay Fisher, MD is the medical director of The Vascular Center and a vascular surgeon — a physician who specializes in the comprehensive care of patients with peripheral vascular disease. Vascular disease causes restricted blood flow to the brain, arms, legs and the rest of the body. He and Valderrama focus on the care of patients with peripheral arterial disease and chronic venous insufficiency, treatment of aortic aneurysms and varicose veins, and they have expertise in dialysis access creation and treatments. They use the latest in technology to optimize minimally invasive treatment of vascular disease.
St. Luke’s Health Center – Palmerton
614 Delaware Avenue
Please call 484-503-8281, option 3 to make an appointment or call St. Luke’s InfoLink at 866-STLUKES.
Sam Kennedy, Corporate Communications Director, 484-526-4134, firstname.lastname@example.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 16,000 employees providing services at 12 hospitals and 300+ outpatient sites. With annual net revenue greater than $2 billion, the Network’s service area includes 11 counties: Lehigh, Northampton, Berks, Bucks, Carbon, Montgomery, Monroe, Schuylkill and Luzerne 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 Lehigh Valley’s first and only regional medical school campus. It also operates the nation’s longest continuously operating School of Nursing, established in 1884, and 38 fully accredited graduate medical educational programs with 347 residents and fellows. St. Luke’s is the only Lehigh Valley-based health care system to earn Medicare’s five- and four-star ratings (the highest) for quality, efficiency and patient satisfaction. St. Luke’s is both a Leapfrog Group and Healthgrades Top Hospital and a Newsweek World’s Best Hospital. U.S. News & World Report ranked St. Luke’s #1 in the Lehigh Valley and #6 in the state. Two of IBM Watson Health’s 100 Top Hospitals are St. Luke’s hospitals. St. Luke’s University Hospital has earned the 100 Top Major Teaching Hospital designation from IBM Watson Health eight times total and six years in a row. St. Luke’s 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.