Guthrie Welcomes New Physicians

Sayre, Pa. – Guthrie Health is proud to welcome the following new providers.

Amy Difabio, MD, has joined the Guthrie office in Ithaca as a pediatrician. Her medical degree and internship both come from Upstate Medical University in Syracuse and she did her residency with University Hospital in that city as well. She is board certified by the American Board of Pediatrics. Her specialty interests are infant and child sleep issues and obesity prevention. Appointments with Dr. Difabio can be made by calling 607-257-5858.

Shahid Hameed, MD, is a new radiation oncologist on the Sayre campus. Educated at the Khyber Medical College in Pakistan, Dr. Hameed did two residencies, one with Loyola University Hospital and one with the Hines VA Hospital, both in Illinois. He is board certified by the American Board of Radiology and his specialty interests include clinical research, lung malignancies, radiosurgery and urologic malignancies. Appointments with Dr. Hameed can be made by calling 570-887-4048.

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. Guthrie Health provides care for 200,000 patients annually within its eleven-county area service area across the northern tier of Pennsylvania and the southern tier of New York.