Honesdale Surgical Associates Welcomes New Surgeon
Wayne Memorial Community Health Centers (WMCHC) is pleased to announce that Board Certified General Surgeon Louis C. D’Oro, MD, FACS has joined Honesdale Surgical Associates. With over 25 years of experience, Dr. D’Oro performs a broad spectrum of surgeries including general and laparoscopic procedures at Wayne Memorial Hospital in Honesdale. He also sees patients at the hospital’s wound care clinic.
“We’re very happy Dr. D’Oro has decided to come on as a full-time surgeon. He has been working with Honesdale Surgical on a fill-in basis assisting with surgical coverage for nearly three years,” said Frederick Jackson, executive director, WMCHC. “Having him here as part of our permanent team will be a great benefit to our patients.”
D’Oro received his medical degree from Temple University School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA and a Bachelor of Science degree in Biology from the University of Scranton. He completed his surgical residency at Mercy Hospital in Pittsburgh, PA and is a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons. Additionally, he served nine years in the United States Naval Reserves including active duty during Desert Storm, attaining the rank of Lieutenant Commander. He was most recently employed by the Veterans Administration Hospital in Wilkes-Barre, PA as a general and vascular surgeon for eight years. Dr. D’Oro is currently a medical education instructor both at The Commonwealth Medical College, Scranton, PA and for Geisinger Wyoming Valley Medical Center’s Residency Program, Wilkes-Barre, PA.
Honesdale Surgical Associates is located in the Stourbridge Medical and Professional Complex, 600 Maple Avenue, Suite 1, Honesdale. The practice accepts most private insurances, medical assistance and offers a sliding-fee scale for those who qualify. For more information, patients may call 570-253-8635. WMCHC is a federally qualified health center clinically affiliated with Wayne Memorial Health System, Inc.
Photo: Louis C. D’Oro, MD, FACS