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5/16/2012 3:00:00 AM EASTERN
Updated: 4/7/2014 7:28:13 AM EASTERN
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Sharon Regional opens new satellite medical facility in Neshannock











Sharon Regional recently opened its new Neshannock Diagnostic and Specialty Center, a satellite medical facility located at 2915 Wilmington Road in New Castle.

The new Neshannock Diagnostic and Specialty Center brings specialty physicians to Lawrence County in the areas of cardiology, orthopedics/spine surgery, pulmonology, general surgery, and vascular surgery, along with a full complement of diagnostic tests including walk in laboratory and x-ray services, cardiac-vascular-general ultrasound, EKGs, and Holter monitors for cardiac patients (x-ray services will be available August 1). The center accepts all physician requests for diagnostic tests regardless of hospital affiliation. Hours of operation at the Center are 7:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday. Phone number for all services is 724-656-5334.

Other specialists seeing patients by appointment at the Neshannock facility include Brian Shannon, M.D., orthopedics/spine surgeon; Neven Kosic, M.D., pulmonologist; Gene Marcelli, M.D., minimally invasive general surgeon; and John Ambrosino, M.D., vascular surgeon.

As an additional service to the community, staff from the Neshannock Diagnostic & Specialty Center and Sharon Regional will also be offering community health education programs and screenings for area residents.

With more than 1,750 employees, Sharon Regional Health System is one of the largest employers in the region. Sharon Regional has provided health care services to people throughout the region for more than 100 years, growing from an 18-bed facility to Mercer County’s largest hospital and health care system. In addition to the main campus in Sharon, Sharon Regional has satellite facilities in Hermitage, Mercer, Greenville, and New Castle, along with Brookfield and Hubbard in Ohio.

Specialized services include an Advanced Wound Recovery Center, Behavioral Health Services, Breast Care Center, Cancer Care Center, Diabetes Center, Diagnostic and Imaging Center, Ear, Nose, Throat, Hearing and Allergy Center, Emergency Care Center, Heart Institute with Mercer County’s only open heart surgery/angioplasty/advanced heart care, Home Health Agency, Hospice/Palliative Care Program, RehabCenter, Inpatient Rehabilitation Unit, Schools of Nursing and Radiography, Sleep Medicine Center, Sports Medicine Services, Therapeutic Pool, Women’s Center, and much more.