Meet Dr. Pranjal Boruah, Alumni of The Wright Center’s Internal Medicine Residency Program and Cardiovascular Disease Fellowship

After attending Gauhati Medical College, a premiere Medical school in North –East India, Dr. Pranjal Boruah completed his residency and cardiovascular fellowship at The Wright Center for Graduate Medical Education. Recently he returned to Northeast Pennsylvania and currently works as a Cardiologist at Geisinger Community Medical Center in Scranton. What inspired you to study medicine? Since childhood, […] Read more »

The Teaching Health Center Graduate Medical Education (THCGME) Initiative: Funding Residencies, Fueling Renewal, Generating Hope

Sustaining the Health Resources and Services Administration’s (HRSA) Teaching Health Center Graduate Medical Education (THCGME) funding is a vital step towards The Wright Center’s mission to continuously improve education and patient care in a collaborative spirit to enhance outcomes, access and affordability. Since the THCGME program’s inception in 2010, The Wright Center has been entrusted as a […] Read more »

The Wright Center for Graduate Medical Education Internal Medicine Residency Named Elite Residency Program by the American College of Physicians

The Wright Center for Graduate Medical Education Internal Medicine Residency Program has been granted Elite status in the American College of Physicians (ACP) Recruit-a-Resident program during the 2017-2018 program year. As stated by the ACP, “Elite programs are recognized for supporting the education and the professional development of their residents.” Programs eligible for Elite status have upwards of […] Read more »

The Wright Center for Primary Care Opens Two Locations in Wilkes-Barre

The Wright Center for Primary Care recently opened its first clinical locations in Luzerne County, solidifying its commitment to providing non-discriminatory primary care services across the region. The Wright Center for Primary Care Wilkes-Barre, 335 South Franklin Street, Wilkes-Barre, opened its doors to patients on Monday, January 15, 2018. The five-room primary care clinic is […] Read more »

The Wright Center for Primary Care Welcomes Joseph Anistranski, MD

Joseph Anistranski, MD has joined The Wright Center for Primary Care as physician-faculty. Dr. Anistranski will continue to serve his well-established patient base as a Family Medicine physician in Luzerne County. Concurrent with his role as a primary care provider, Dr. Anistranski will serve as faculty, where he will educate residents and interprofessional students, preparing […] Read more »

Meet Dr. Bassel Noumi, Alumni of The Wright Center’s Internal Medicine Residency Program

Formerly an Internal Medicine resident at The Wright Center, Dr. Bassel Noumi now works as a pulmonologist and critical care doctor with Delta Medix. He says that his experience at The Wright Center provided him with a healthy balance of inpatient and outpatient care, allowing him to appreciate both types of practices. “I enjoyed the balance of […] Read more »

The Wright Center for Primary Care Celebrates the Opening of New Oral Health Clinic

The Wright Center for Primary Care Oral Health Clinic celebrated its official ribbon cutting on Thursday, November 16. Thanks to generous grants from the Harry and Jeanette Weinberg Foundation and the Moses Taylor Foundation, we are now offering a full range of oral health care services to all members of the community. Northeast Pennsylvania’s most […] Read more »

The Wright Center for Primary Care Celebrates the Opening of New Together in Health Clinic

Construction was completed early this fall at our School-Based Health Center (SBHC) Together in Health clinic within the West Scranton Intermediate School. Thanks to a generous grant from the Moses Taylor Foundation and our partnership with the Scranton School District, we are now offering primary care services to all members of the community.  Key elements […] Read more »