Information on Restricted Visitor Policy and Response to COVID-19

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Preadmission Testing Announcement

As of Monday, January 25th, all preadmission testing -- with the exception of cardiac and vascular surgeries -- will be performed in the Ambulatory Center and those  patients should park in A4.

Welcoming New Doylestown Health Physicians

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Dhanekula, Raja, MD

Joining our Doylestown Health Gastroenterology team, Dr. Dhanekula is a board-certified expert in hepatology. He provides comprehensive care for complex liver disease, offering innovative diagnostics and treatments, including the latest medications, as well as care oversight if liver transplant becomes necessary.

Dr. Dhanekula earned his medical degree from Siddhartha Medical College, Vijayawada, AP, India, and a Master of Science in Clinical Research at Rush University, Chicago, IL. He completed his residency in Internal Medicine at Abington Memorial Hospital and fellowship training in Transplant Hepatology Research, Gastroenterology and Hepatology and Advanced Hepatology, at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, Philadelphia, PA.

Khurram, Irfan M., MD

Doylestown Health Cardiology is pleased to welcome Dr. Khurram to its team of cardiac specialists. He is a board certified, fellowship-trained electrophysiologist and offers the most advanced procedures for the treatment of atrial fibrillation (AFib).

Dr. Khurram completed clinical fellowships in cardiovascular medicine and electrophysiology at Albert Einstein Medical Center, a fellowship in clinical cardiac electrophysiology at New York Presbyterian Hospital, Columbia University, as well as a post-doctoral research fellowship in electrophysiology at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine. He completed his residency and a fellowship in advanced heart failure, cardiac transplantation and critical care at University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics.

Akhtar, Nasir, DO

Doylestown Health Gastroenterology is pleased to welcome Nasir Akhtar, DO to its team of experts who diagnose and treat simple and complex cases involving the digestive tract and nearby organs such as the pancreas, liver and gallbladder. Dr. Akhtar is a member of the American Gastroenterological Association and the American Society of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy, and is published in The American Journal of Gastroenterology and Case Reports in Internal Medicine.

Board certified in Internal Medicine, Dr. Akhtar earned his medical degree at Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine. He completed his residency and a fellowship in Gastroenterology at Geisinger Medical Center.

Parikh, Rohan, MD

Board certified in Internal Medicine, Rohan Parikh, MD, has joined the Doylestown Health Hospitalists team.

Hospitalists are specially trained internal medicine physicians who care for patients during their hospital stay. Doylestown Health Hospitalists work closely with a patient’s primary care physician to help transition patients from the hospital once their stay ends, communicating medication changes and discharge instructions.

Dr. Parikh earned his medical degree at Ross University School of Medicine, and completed his residency at Hahnemann University Hospital.

Metinko, Andrew, MD

Doylestown Health Pediatrics welcomes Andrew Metinko, MD, to its team of pediatric hospitalists at the Carol & Louis Della Penna Pediatric Center. Dr. Metinko earned his medical degree at University of Michigan Medical School. He completed his residency and fellowship training in Pediatric Critical Care at the University of Michigan. Dr. Metinko is board certified in Pediatric Critical Care Medicine and Pediatrics.

About Doylestown Health

Doylestown Health is a comprehensive healthcare system of inpatient, outpatient and wellness education services connected to meet the health needs of all members of the local and regional community. Doylestown Hospital, the flagship to Doylestown Health has 239 beds and a Medical Staff of more than 435 physicians in over 50 specialties. An independent nonprofit health system, Doylestown Health is dedicated to providing innovative, patient-centered care for all ages.

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