With Dr. Walker's seasoned experience in geriatric house calls, she is the perfect addition to our team.
Philadelphia, PA (PRWEB) March 28, 2013
As a leading geriatric house call practice in the Delaware Valley region, Dr. Christine Pluta and the Schuylkill Medical Associates team is proud to welcome new hire Dr. Bridget Walker.
With nine years of experience and over five years of practicing house calls, Dr. Walker will be leading and accepting referrals in Lower Bucks County, PA and Mercer County, NJ. A graduate from Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine, Dr. Walker is board certified in Internal Medicine.
“With Dr. Walker’s seasoned experience in geriatric house calls, she is the perfect addition to our team,” says Dr. Christine Pluta, medical director of Schuylkill Medical Associates. “We are now able to care for more homebound seniors in more counties.”
Homebound patients will benefit from Schuylkill Medical Associates if it is a hardship for them to get to their primary doctor due to medical issues. SMA physicians provide chronic disease management, pain management, preventative care, end of life care, and ongoing communication with families and nursing.
“I am excited to be a part of SMA and looking forward to expanding the practice in to New Jersey as the lead physician in Mercer and Bucks County,” says Dr. Walker.
More information for families and potential new patients seeking in-home health care can be found at http://www.smahousecalls.com.
About Schuylkill Medical Associates:
Schuylkill Medical Associates, LLC has been providing physician-only house calls for the past year to elderly and homebound patients in the Philadelphia and South Jersey region. Under the direction of Dr. Christine Pluta, DO, and her team of physicians, this practice has a vested interest in helping patients receive quality medical care in the comfort and safety of their home. To see what Schuylkill Medical Associates, LLC can do for you, visit http://www.smahousecalls.com.