Guthrie Towanda Memorial Auxiliary Supports New Local Hand Surgeon

The Auxiliary at Guthrie Towanda Memorial Hospital recently donated $4,412 to the hospital’s operating room for specially designed ‘hand tables’. These specially designed tables will support the new surgery services offered by Dr. Dana LaVanture.

Fellowship-trained hand surgeon Dana LaVanture, MD now sees patients in the Guthrie Towanda office and performs surgeries at Guthrie Towanda Memorial Hospital. Patients can be scheduled with Dr. LaVanture by calling the Guthrie Towanda office directly on 570-265-6165.

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 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 290 physicians and 175 mid-level providers in a regional office network encompassing sub-specialty and primary care sites in 23 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.

Back Row: Sally Rohrer; Colleen Close; Esther Lewis
Front row: Linda Ferrario; Terri Latocha; Kay Fulmer; Lee Ann Wolfe; Marguerite Shaner; Becky Bellows, Nurse Manager- Surgical Department