Guthrie Announces New Providers

Guthrie is proud to announce the arrival of the following providers who recently joined the organization:

Philip A. Lowry, M.D. rejoins the hematology and oncology departments as Chief of Medical Oncology in Sayre and Corning.  He is a board certified, fellowship trained oncologist with clinical interests in colorectal cancer and lung cancer.  He completed his residency and fellowship at University of Virginia in Charlottesville, Va.  He will be seeing patients in Sayre and Corning.

Thomas Gergel, M.D. joins the radiation oncology department as the Associate Director of Radiation Oncology in Sayre.  His clinical interests are brain tumors, lung cancer and stereotactic radiation therapy.  He completed his education at University of Buffalo School of Medicine in Buffalo, N.Y. and his residency at Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Buffalo, N.Y.  He will be seeing patients in Sayre.

William DiFilippo, M.D. is a board certified, fellowship trained nephrologist with clinical interests in chronic kidney disease, glomerulonephrisits and resistant hypertension.  He completed his residency in internal medicine at St. Barnabas Medical Center in Livingston, N.J. and for general surgery at Maimonides Medical Center/Coney Island Hospital in Brooklyn, N.Y. and his fellowship in nephrology at UMDNJ – Robert Wood Johnson Medical School in New Brunswick, N.J. Dr. DiFilippo is now seeing patients at Guthrie in Sayre. To make an appointment with him in Sayre, please call 570-887-2833.

David Mevorach, M.D. joins the pain management team in Towanda.  His clinical interests are back pain, chronic regional pain syndrome and spine pain.  He completed his education at Temple University School of Medicine in Philadelphia, Pa. and his residency at The Genesee Hospital in Rochester, N.Y.  He is currently seeing patients at Guthrie Towanda Pratt Avenue Practice.  For appointments, please call 570-268-4713.

Frederick Hilliker, NP is a nurse practitioner in the orthopedics departments in Ithaca and Sayre. His clinical interest is in orthopedic trauma surgery. He completed his education at Binghamton University in Binghamton, N.Y.  He will be seeing patients in Ithaca and Sayre.

Thomas Maryniak, PA is a physician assistant joining the family medicine team at Guthrie Corning Centerway. His clinical interest is in acute care. He completed his education at Albany Medical College, Albany, N.Y. Thomas is now seeing patients at Guthrie Corning Centerway. 

Jessica Ragan, NP is a nurse practitioner in the trauma and acute care surgery department in Sayre.  Her clinical interests are in adult critical care and surgical critical care.  She completed her education at Maryville University in St. Louis, Mo.  

Guthrie is a non-profit integrated health system located in north central Pennsylvania and Upstate New York, serving patients from an 11-county service area. Guthrie is a member of the Mayo Clinic Care Network, and is the first health system based in Pennsylvania and New York to join this network. Guthrie is comprised of a research institute, home care/hospice, hospitals in Sayre, Pa., Corning, N.Y., Towanda, Pa., and Troy, Pa., as well as a multi-specialty group practice of more than 300 physicians and 190 mid-level providers in a regional office network encompassing sub-specialty and primary care sites in 22 communities throughout Pennsylvania and New York.  Guthrie offers a wide range of services and programs designed to enhance the health and well-being of those it serves.