Thursday, April 28, 2011
Three Surgeons Join Seton Health and Samaritan Hospital
TROY, N.Y. – Seton Health and Samaritan Hospital, an affiliate of Troy-based not-for-profit Northeast Health, have announced the hiring of surgeons Kevin Gebert, MD; Edward J. Hannan, MD; and Yusuf N. Silk, MD. The physicians will join Seton Health and Samaritan Hospital under a joint employment arrangement.
Dr. Gebert, Dr. Hannan and Dr. Silk have each practiced in Troy for over 20 years and are members of the medical staffs at Seton Health and Samaritan Hospital. The surgeons will begin seeing patients May 1.
Dr. Gebert earned his Bachelor’s of Science in Biology at Siena College and his Doctor of Medicine at Georgetown University in Washington, D.C. Dr. Gebert will see patients at Seton Health’s Clifton Park Family Health Center, 1 Tallow Wood Drive, Clifton Park and at Northeast Health Primary Care Network’s Riverside Family Medical Group, located in the Village Plaza, 35 Lower Hudson Avenue, Green Island.
Dr. Hannan earned his Bachelor’s of Science at St. Lawrence University in Canton, N.Y., and his Doctor of Medicine at Albany Medical College. Dr. Hannan will see patients at Clifton Park Family Health Center, Riverside Family Medical Group, and Seton Health’s Capital Region Family Health Care, 2 Empire Drive, Rensselaer.
Dr. Silk completed his pre-medical studies at Elphinstone College and his Doctor of Medicine at Seth Gordhandas Sunderdas College at Bombay University in India. Dr. Silk will see patients at Clifton Park Family Health Center and at Northeast Health Primary Care Network’s Family Medical Group, 279 Troy Road (Rt. 4) in Rensselaer and Waterford Health Center, 158 Saratoga Avenue in Waterford.
The physicians’ former practice, Capital District Surgical Associates, located at 2231 Burdett Avenue in Troy will close on April 29. To schedule an appointment at any of the practices, call (518) 272-0171.
Seton Health is a comprehensive, not-for-profit, integrated healthcare system anchored by St. Mary’s Hospital in Troy. It provides healthcare services from more than 20 sites in Rensselaer, Saratoga and Albany counties. For more information, please visit www.setonhealth.org.
Samaritan Hospital is a member of Northeast Health, a regional, comprehensive, not-for-profit network of healthcare, supportive housing and community services comprised of The Eddy, Albany Memorial Hospital, Samaritan Hospital and Sunnyview Rehabilitation Hospital. For more information, please visit www.northeasthealth.com.