Health center specializes in providing unique care for women
The doors of the $64 million, 94,000 square foot Main Line Health King of Prussia officially open today. The health center is home to Main Line Health’s first Women’s Specialty Center, in collaboration with Axia Women’s Health, to help treat the unique and diverse needs of women. Located in the Village at Valley Forge, Main Line Health King of Prussia offers safe, compassionate, human care in a location that’s convenient and easily accessible to the increasing number of residents who live, work and visit King of Prussia.
“Main Line Health King of Prussia is a premier destination for enhancing the health and wellness of our community members,” says Jack Lynch, FACHE, president and CEO, Main Line Health. “As we developed plans for Main Line Health King of Prussia, we really dove deep into researching what services and amenities are important to our community—specifically women.With our partners at Axia Women’s Health, we are essentially delivering a one-stop-shop for women to see their primary care physician and specialists in a seamless, coordinated manner and offering boutique-like amenities to complement that care. But this facility is not just about the bricks and mortar, services or amenities. It’s about the people providing the care, each dedicated to improving lives every day.”
Some of the specialized services offered for women include:
- Primary care
- Imaging and lab services
- 3D mammograms
- Specialty care
- Autoimmune health
- Breast health
- Digestive care
- Emotional wellness
- Genetic risk
- Gynecological care
- Headache care
- Heart care
- Maternity care
- Occupational therapy
- Pelvic floor health
- Physical therapy
- Reproductive medicine
- Speech therapy
- Surgical consultation
- Vein care
- Weight and wellness
“Partnering with Main Line Health King of Prussia has given us the opportunity to meet women’s needs with a wider spectrum of care through innovative technology and treatments” says Dr. Elizabeth Cherot, chief medical officer, Axia Women’s Health. “Together with Main Line Health, we are dedicated to providing compassionate and attentive health care to all women in our community and beyond.”
Main Line Health King of Prussia will also house a second office for the Women’s Emotional Wellness Center, expanding the specialized outpatient behavioral health services provided to women and their families. Services include individual and group counseling, post-partum depression care, and mindfulness therapies, including yoga.
“This center represents the culmination of an innovative and collaborative process born more than four years ago to help bring the finest, most convenient and complete health care for women under one roof,” says Alan Silverberg, MD, VP of medical affairs, Axia Women's Health Pennsylvania.
While the Women’s Specialty Center seeks to meet the health care needs of women, Main Line Health King of Prussia offers care for all members of the community. Additional services located at King of Prussia include:
- Primary care (seven days a week)
- General surgery
- Imaging and lab services
- Physical therapy
- Weight management
- Integrative medicine
“Main Line Health King of Prussia serves as a destination for coordinated care, helping patients navigate their appointments, tests and treatments for optimal wellness,” says Donna Phillips, president of Bryn Mawr Rehab Hospital and the senior executive of ambulatory and professional services, Main Line Health. “This health center reinforces Main Line Health’s commitment to reinvesting in our communities, furthering our mission of improving the quality of life of all those we serve.”
Main Line Health King of Prussia also features Aneu Kitchen & Juicery, a teaching kitchen, interactive wellness classes, The Wellness Porch–a boutique, wellness-focused retail store, and complimentary parking. A 6,500 square foot rooftop farm will also be built and will have its own professional farmer. The produce grown on the farm will be donated to a local university, to the community of Norristown and used in the center’s cooking classes and other events. Additionally, Main Line Health has collected pieces of fabric from community members to contribute to a “Fabric of the Community” tapestry art project. The work of art—and the personal stories that go with them—are featured on the fifth floor of Main Line Health King of Prussia.
The construction manager for Main Line Health King of Prussia was IMC Construction; the architect/interior designer was Nelson Worldwide; the women’s specialty consultant was Susan Black, Perkins Eastman Black; and the development manager was Anchor Health Properties.
For a full list of the services and physicians at Main Line Health King of Prussia, visit mainlinehealth.org/kop.