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Michele S. Shrikanthan, MD joins Main Line HealthCare Geriatrics and Internal Medicine in Wynnewood

December 2, 2016 News Releases

Main Line HealthCare physician network is pleased to announce that Michele S. Shrikanthan, MD has joined Main Line HealthCare Geriatrics and Internal Medicine in Wynnewood, part of Main Line Health.

Board-certified in geriatric medicine, Dr. Shrikanthan has been in practice for more than 12 years, and cares for patients age 18 through seniors. Her passion is keeping elderly patients healthy—both physically and mentally—and living at home for as long as possible. Dr. Shrikanthan has a special clinical interest in caring for patients with dementia.

Dr. Shrikanthan earned her medical degree from the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine and completed her internal medicine residency at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center-Shadyside. She also completed a fellowship in geriatric medicine at Albert Einstein Medical Center in Philadelphia.

Main Line HealthCare Geriatrics and Internal Medicine in Wynnewood is conveniently located on the campus of Lankenau Medical Center in Suite 467 of the Medical Office Building East in Wynnewood, Pennsylvania. They offer online scheduling, as well as evening and same-day sick appointments. Dr. Shrikanthan is welcoming new patients and participates in most insurance plans, including HMOs and PPOs.

Other physicians in the practice are Firas Saidi, MD, Nilda Calimano, MD, Charles Breish, MD, Patrick Dostal, MD, and Margaret Sexton, CRNP.

To make an appointment with Dr. Shrikanthan, or for more information about the practice, call 610.896.7424, or visit the Main Line HealthCare Geriatrics and Internal Medicine in Wynnewood practice page.

About Main Line Health

Founded in 1985, Main Line Health is a not-for-profit health system serving portions of Philadelphia and its western suburbs. Main Line Health’s commitment—to deliver advanced medicine to treat and cure disease while also playing an important role in prevention and disease management as well as training physicians and other health care providers—reflects our intent to keep our community and ourselves well ahead. A team of more than 10,000 employees and 2,000 physicians care for patients throughout the Main Line Health system.

At Main Line Health’s core are four of the region’s most respected acute care hospitals—Lankenau Medical Center, Bryn Mawr Hospital, Paoli Hospital and Riddle Hospital—as well as one of the nation’s recognized facilities for rehabilitative medicine, Bryn Mawr Rehabilitation Hospital.

The Main Line Health system also includes Mirmont Treatment Center for drug and alcohol recovery; Main Line Health HomeCare & Hospice, which includes skilled home health care, hospice and home infusion services; Main Line Health Centers, primary and specialty care, lab and radiology, and other outpatient services located in Broomall, Collegeville, Concordville, Exton and Newtown Square; Lankenau Institute for Medical Research, a biomedical research organization; and Main Line HealthCare, one of the region’s largest multispecialty physician networks.

Main Line Health is the recipient of numerous awards for quality care and service, including System Magnet® designation, the nation’s highest distinction for nursing excellence, the Mid-Atlantic Alliance for Performance Excellence (MAAPE) Excellence Award, and recognition as among the nation’s best employers by Forbes magazine. Main Line Health is committed to creating an environment of diversity, respect and inclusion and has proudly embraced the American Hospital Association’s #123forEquity Pledge to Act to eliminate disparities in care. We are dedicated to advancing patient-centered care, education and research to help our community stay healthy.

About Main Line HealthCare

Main Line HealthCare, the employed multi-specialty physician network of Main Line Health, includes nearly 400 community and hospital-based physicians spanning over 30 clinical specialties and subspecialties.

Contact

Bridget Therriault
Director, Communications
Office: 484.580.1025
Cell: 484.222.9154
therriaultb@mlhs.org