University of Pennsylvania Health System

Penn Medicine

Penn Medicine is one of the world's leading academic medical centers, dedicated to the related missions of medical education, biomedical research, and excellence in patient care. Penn Medicine consists of the Raymond and Ruth Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania (founded in 1765 as the nation's first medical school) and the University of Pennsylvania Health System, which together form a $5.3 billion enterprise.

The University of Pennsylvania Health System's patient care facilities include: The Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania and Penn Presbyterian Medical Center -- which are recognized as one of the nation's top "Honor Roll" hospitals by U.S. News & World Report -- Chester County Hospital; Lancaster General Health; Penn Wissahickon Hospice; and Pennsylvania Hospital -- the nation's first hospital, founded in 1751. Additional affiliated inpatient care facilities include Chestnut Hill Hospital and Good Shepherd Penn Partners, a partnership between Good Shepherd Rehabilitation Network and Penn Medicine.

Penn Medicine is committed to improving lives and health through a variety of community-based programs and activities. In fiscal year 2015, Penn Medicine provided $253.3 million to benefit our community.

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Affiliated Physicians

Katherine Slaga, MD

Katherine Slaga, MD

Resident Physician

Michael Scott, MD

Michael Scott, MD

Family Medicine

Lilia Lakhtman, MD

Lilia Lakhtman, MD

Internal Medicine

James Artuso, MD

James Artuso, MD

Anesthesiology

Melissa Delaney, DO

Melissa Delaney, DO

Obstetrics & Gynecology

Heather Morphy, MD

Heather Morphy, MD

Family Medicine

William Bakken, MD

William Bakken, MD

Family Medicine