His patient-centered focus and contributions to expanding research opportunities have already had a positive impact on hematology and oncology care at Abington.
Abington, PA (PRWEB) January 13, 2016
Abington Hospital – Jefferson Health is pleased to announce that Anthony Scarpaci, MD, has joined Abington Cancer Care Specialists, a group of physicians board certified in hematology and oncology.
Dr. Scarpaci specializes in diagnosing and treating all cancers, with a special interest in breast cancer management. A graduate of the Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University, Scarpaci completed a fellowship at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital. He is board certified in Internal Medicine and Medical Oncology/Hematology.
“Dr. Scarpaci has been a strong addition to our team,” said Mark Sundermeyer, MD, interim chief, Medical Oncology Division at Abington – Jefferson Health. “His patient-centered focus and contributions to expanding research opportunities have already had a positive impact on hematology and oncology care at Abington.”
In 2009, Scarpaci received the Fellow of the Year award from Thomas Jefferson University Hospital. He is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology and the American Society of Hematology, and he has published a number of medical articles since 2012.
For more information, visit the Abington Health Physicians website at Jefferson.edu/AbingtonHealthPhysicians or call 215-481-2400.
About Abington – Jefferson Health
Abington – Jefferson Health encompasses Abington Hospital in Abington, Abington – Lansdale Hospital in Hatfield Township, two urgent Care Centers and five convenient outpatient facilities, which include Abington Health Center – Willow Grove, Abington Health Center – Warminster, Abington Health Center – Blue Bell, Abington Health Center – Lower Gwynedd and Abington Health Center – Montgomeryville. More than 1,400 physicians are on staff at both Abington Hospital and Abington – Lansdale Hospital. In addition, some physicians are members of Abington Health Physicians, an employed network of primary care physicians and specialists. Abington – Jefferson Health is part of Jefferson Health and Jefferson, a newly formed organization dedicated to providing the highest quality, compassionate clinical care for patients, educating the health professionals of tomorrow, and discovering new treatments and therapies that will define the future of health care.