Sayre, Pa. – Guthrie held the official ribbon cutting ceremony for its new Guthrie Troy Practice, a 17,500 square foot, $5.9 million foot primary care and specialty care physician office, on Tuesday, Nov. 19.
The ceremony began at 11:30 a.m. with a ribbon-cutting outside of the main entrance of the new facility located at 285 Guthrie Drive in Troy, Pa. Dr. Joseph Scopelliti, President and CEO of Guthrie Health and Dr. Kari Wood, Troy Practice Lead Physician welcomed the attendees and offered official remarks.
“Just over seven weeks ago we cut the ribbon on the new Guthrie Troy Hospital and today, with the opening of the Troy Practice, we can say that the campus is complete,” said Dr. Joseph Scopelliti, President and CEO of Guthrie Health. “Our vision of moving the hospital and the medical office together and delivering convenient and easy access to care for our patients in the Troy area has come together beautifully.”
The new medical office building is double the size of the former Fenner Avenue location and includes 36 exams rooms, ample parking, and convenient access to hospital-based services at the adjoining Guthrie Troy Community Hospital.
The Guthrie Troy Practice opened to patients on Monday, Nov. 18 and operates 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Thursday and 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Fridays. The laboratory is open 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday. To schedule an appointment with primary care, audiology, cardiology, gastroenterology, general surgery, obstetrics/gynecology, occupational medicine or orthopaedics, the community may call 570-297-4104.
Guthrie Health is a community-based, not-for-profit health care system jointly formed by Guthrie Healthcare System (GHS) and Guthrie Clinic, also not-for-profit health care organizations. GHS provides inpatient, outpatient and home-based services through Corning Hospital, Troy Community Hospital, Robert Packer Hospital, and Guthrie Home Care and Guthrie Hospice. Guthrie Clinic provides primary and specialty physician services at 25 regional clinics. Med Supply Depot is a for profit division that specializes in the rental, sales and service of oxygen and respiratory therapy products, home medical equipment, mobility, and physical therapy aids. Guthrie Health provides care for 200,000 patients annually within its eleven-county service area across the northern tier of Pennsylvania and the southern tier of New York.
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Front row left to right: Liz Fromille LPN; Andrea Herman, PA; Loren Bellows, PA; Harris Boyiadzis, MD; Kari Wood, MD; LuAnn Sakers, Practice Manager; Sally Yoder, NP; Catherine Barrett, NP; Derrick Hoover, MD; Anne Pamula, MD. Back row left to right: Kim Kendall, LPN; Kim Krise, LPN; Kristie Judson, LPN; Tom Collins, Vice President of Operations and Regional Development; Sue Lundy, LPN; Vance Good, MD; Jim Nobles, Administrative Director, Guthrie Clinic Western New York Region; Rosalynn Dudash, Construction Project Manager; and Dr. Joseph Scopelliti, President and CEO Guthrie Health.