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Urology of Central PA Joins UPMC

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UCPA Ext releaseHARRISBURG, Pa. UPMC announced today that Urology of Central PA, Inc. (UCPA) will join its network of providers, effective July 1. The practice name will be UPMC Urology of Central PA. In addition, the UCPA Surgery Center will become part of UPMC and be named UPMC Community Surgery Center. 


“Urology of Central PA providers have a stellar reputation and long history of providing top quality, convenient urologic care. We are pleased to welcome these compassionate and skilled specialists to our UPMC network,” said Philip Guarneschelli, president, UPMC in Central Pa.


UCPA specializes in the surgical and non-surgical treatment of urological conditions, including all types of male and female urinary incontinence problems and symptoms, enlarged prostate, erectile dysfunction and impotence, prostate cancer, bladder cancer, vasectomy, kidney stones and male infertility. UPMC Urology of Central PA also treats pediatric conditions, meeting the unique needs of all ages from newborns to teens and adolescents.  


“UPMC and the providers at Urology of Central PA share common interests and core values including patient-centered, quality urologic care. By working with UPMC in a new capacity, we can provide additional services to patients through advanced technology, increased comprehensive care for chronic and acute illnesses, additional specialists, and access to health education, programs and other services,” said R. Scott Owens, M.D., urologist, Urology of Central PA. 


Providers and transitioning staff become UPMC employees on July 1. There are no changes for existing and new patients who have an appointment with the practice after July 1. Phone numbers, hours of operation and existing locations in Harrisburg, Camp Hill, Newport and Millersburg will continue. In addition, patients will continue to have access to their patient portal. For more information or to schedule an appointment, call 717-724-0720.
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CREDIT: Urology of Central PA, Inc.

CAPTION: Urology of Central PA, Inc.