White Plains, N.Y. (March 13, 2017) – White Plains Hospital welcomes Michael E. Elia, MD to its Physician Associates Division. Dr. Elia is an accomplished board certified orthopedic surgeon who has practiced in Westchester for more than 20 years.
His office practice will be located in Eastchester and he will perform surgical procedures at White Plains Hospital.Dr. Elia received his undergraduate degree from Boston College and he earned his medical degree from Georgetown University School of Medicine in Washington, DC.
He completed his general surgery internship at St. Elizabeth’s Hospital in Boston and his orthopedic residency at St. Luke’s Roosevelt Hospital in New York City. He is a Fellow, American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons and holds membership in the New York State Medical Society and the Westchester County Medical Society.
Beginning in April, Dr. Elia will see patients at 369 White Plains Road, Suite A in Eastchester. His office can be reached by phone at (914) 337-3976.
White Plains Hospital (WPH) is a proud member of the Montefiore Health System, serving as its tertiary hub of advanced care in the Hudson Valley. WPH is a 292-bed not-for-profit health care organization with the primary mission of providing exceptional acute and preventive medical care to all people who live in, work in or visit Westchester County and its surrounding areas.
Centers of Excellence include the Center for Cancer Care, The William & Sylvia Silberstein Neonatal & Maternity Center and The Ruth and Jerome A. Siegel Stroke Center. The Hospital’s Flanzer Emergency Department is the busiest in Westchester County, seeing nearly 60,000 visits a year. White Plains Hospital performs lifesaving emergency and elective angioplasty in its Joan and Alan Herfort, M.D. Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory and Marie Promuto Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory.
White Plains Hospital also has outpatient medical facilities in Armonk and New Rochelle. The Hospital is fully accredited by the Joint Commission and earned its recognition as a Top Performer for Key Quality Measures® in 2015 and 2013. The Hospital is also an eleven-time winner of the Consumer Choice Award, an honor given to the nation’s top hospitals by the National Research Corporation. In 2012, the Hospital received Magnet® designation from the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) and, in 2016, earned re-designation as a Magnet hospital. In 2014 and 2016, White Plains Hospital received the Outstanding Patient Experience Award from Healthgrades®, given to only 10% of hospitals nationwide.
For additional information, visit http://www.wphospital.org.