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Tuesday, April 25, 2017

Westchester Medical Center’s Advanced Physician Services Welcomes University Orthopaedics’ Physicians, Launches WMCHealth Advanced Orthopaedics

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VALHALLA, N.Y. (April 19, 2017) – Westchester Medical Center’s Advanced Physician Services (APS) recently announced the addition of an orthopaedic service line to the physician services group’s suite of offerings as University Orthopaedics’ physicians joined the newly formed APS Advanced Orthopaedics.

APS Advanced Orthopaedics offers a gamut of services for all patients, ranging from infants to adults, including surgical and nonsurgical treatments for sports medicine, hand and upper extremity, joint replacement, spine, and trauma needs. All services previously offered by University Orthopaedics will be maintained with plans for expansion of services in the future.

“The addition of Advanced Orthopaedics creates synergy among Advanced Physician Services’ offerings and provides the very best possible experience for our patients,” said Jeff Freda, MD, Director, Advanced Physician Services. “Now, patients will be able to tend to all of their orthopaedic needs through one provider.”

WMCHealth Advanced Orthopaedics will provide services from locations at 19 Bradhurst Avenue, in Hawthorne and 200 Westage Business Center, Suite 115, in Fishkill, along with two satellite offices in Stamford and Middletown.

“Our team of highly skilled orthopaedic surgeons is proud to join APS as Advanced Orthopaedics. We will continue to treat patients in all phases of life who require a wide range of specialized interventions for traumatic injuries and a myriad of orthopaedic conditions,” said David Asprinio, MD, Director of Orthopaedic Surgery at Westchester Medical Center.

Along with Dr. Asprinio, the Advanced Orthopaedics team includes: Damon DelBello, MD; John Galeno, MD; Andrew Grose, MD; Howard Luks, MD; Richard Magill, MD; Jeremy Mangion, MD; Yigal Samocha, MD, and Daniel Zelazny, MD.

For more information about Advanced Orthopaedics, please visit westchestermedicalcenter.com/orthopaedics or call 914.789.2700 to schedule an appointment.

About Westchester Medical Center, the flagship of the Westchester Medical Center Health Network

Westchester Medical Center is the premier provider of advanced medical care in New York’s Hudson Valley region. The flagship of the Westchester Medical Center Health Network, this 895-bed academic hospital located in Valhalla, New York, provides local residents with acute care services - Level I trauma and burn care, organ transplants and advanced neurovascular procedures and more - found nowhere else in the region. Westchester Medical Center is the primary referral facility for other hospitals in the Hudson Valley and serves as a lifeline for more than 3.5 million people. To learn more about Westchester Medical Center and the vital services it provides to residents of the Hudson Valley and beyond, visit WestchesterMedicalCenter.org or follow Westchester Medical Center at Facebook.com/WestchesterMedicalCenter or Twitter.com/WestchesterMed.

About Westchester Medical Center Health Network

The Westchester Medical Center Health Network (WMCHealth) is a 1,700-bed healthcare system headquartered in Valhalla, New York, with 10 hospitals on eight campuses spanning 6,200 square miles of the Hudson Valley. WMCHealth employs more than 12,000 people and has nearly 3,000 attending physicians. From Level 1, Level 2 and Pediatric Trauma Centers, the region’s only acute care children’s hospital, an academic medical center, several community hospitals, dozens of specialized institutes and centers, skilled nursing, assisted living facilities, homecare services and one of the largest mental health systems in New York State, today WMCHealth is the pre-eminent provider of integrated healthcare in the Hudson Valley. For more information about WMCHealth, visit WMCHealth.org.