Meet Dr. William Dempsey, Medical Director and Family Medicine Doctor

For over 35 years, Dr. William Dempsey has delivered quality healthcare in Northeast PA. In his current role, Dr. Dempsey cares for adults and children, and in October, oversaw The Wright Center for Primary Care Clarks Summit’s expansion into providing pediatric services. Dr. Dempsey works hand in hand with The Wright Center’s new Pediatrician, Certified […] Read more »

Community Comes Together to Fall into Health at Annual Health Fair and 5k

The Wright Center for Primary Care hosted its Annual Fall into Health Fair and 5K Walk/Run on Sunday, October 1, 2017. The event included a morning full of activities and helpful health-related information, including blood pressure screenings, BMI screenings, nutrition information, massage therapy, a children’s obstacle course, pumpkin decorating and face painting, along with the […] Read more »

Inter-Professional Collaboration between Wilkes University, Geisinger Commonwealth School of Medicine and The Wright Center Results in National Recognition

Wilkes University’s Nesbitt School of Pharmacy, in collaboration with The Wright Center and Geisinger Commonwealth School of Medicine, will be recognized at the 2017 American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy (AACP) Innovations in Teaching Competition. The unique, collaborative partnership with The Wright Center and Wilkes University promotes integration of inter-professional development opportunities into experiential and didactic […] Read more »

Linda Thomas-Hemak, MD and Terri Lacey, RN Highlight the Partnership of the Behavioral Health Initiative to Combat Psychiatrist Shortage

A 2015 white paper published by a physician staffing firm called it a “silent shortage.” In a country gripped by the grim phenomenon dubbed “deaths of despair,” “it” is a severe and under-appreciated shortage of the very people with the skills and knowledge necessary to reverse the trend. Our region, like the rest of the […] Read more »

The Wright Center Selected as Finalist for 2016 SAGE Awards

October 2016 | The Wright Center has been selected as a finalist for the 2016 Scranton Awards for Growth and Excellence (SAGE) Awards, which will take place on November 9th. The Wright Center is a finalist for the Excellence in Leadership Award and is also a contender for the People’s Choice Award. To cast your […] Read more »

Wright Center Team Selected to Showcase Research at the Society of Cardiovascular Angiography and Interventions (SCAI) Annual Conference

Dr. Samir Pancholy, Dr. Sindu Chandran, Dr. Sandhya Reddy and Dr. Anurag Bajaj presented their abstracts at the Society of Cardiovascular Angiography and Interventions (SCAI) annual conference in Orlando, FL on May 5 and 6.  Additionally, Dr. Bajaj’s meta-analysis on staged versus concomitant percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) for Coronary Artery Disease (CAD) in patients undergoing transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR), […] Read more »