Park Ridge Health welcomes two providers specialized in infectious disease

From the press release from Park Ridge Health:

Hendersonville, N.C. (August 15, 2012) – Park Ridge Health is pleased to announce that Seema Lagvankar, D.O., and Thomas Lafeber, M.D., physicians board-certified in infectious diseases and internal medicine, are accepting new patients. Both Dr. Lagvankar and Dr. Lafeber will see patients at their office on the campus of Park Ridge Health: 50 Hospital Drive, Suite 2B, in Hendersonville.

Dr. Lagvankar serves as an infectious disease consultant with a focus on outpatient and hospitalized patients consulting on a range of infections including orthopedic infections, HIV disease, cellulitis and pneumonia. She completed her medical degree at Midwestern University, her residency in internal medicine at Resurrection Medical Center/Saint Joseph Hospital in Chicago and her fellowship in infectious diseases at Indiana University School of Medicine.

Dr. Lafeber serves as an infectious disease physician with an interest in complex inpatient and outpatient infectious disease consultations, outpatient HIV, and infusion care. He completed his medical degree at the University of North Carolina School of Medicine, his residency in internal medicine at Resurrection Medical Center/Saint Joseph Hospital in Chicago and his fellowship in infectious diseases at the Medical University of South Carolina in Charleston.

Dr. Lagvankar and Dr. Lafeber are now taking appointments at 855.PRH.LIFE (855.774.5433).

About Park Ridge Health:
Park Ridge Health was built by Henderson County residents, and more than 100 years later is a beloved piece of our growing community’s health care network, providing quality, compassionate care in a Christian environment. In 1986, Park Ridge Health partnered with Adventist Health System, joining a family of 43 exceptional not-for-profit community hospitals across the country. Leading the way in many medical firsts for the region – including state-of-the-art surgery suites, a boutique baby delivery experience and North Carolina’s first 64-slice CT scanner in 2006 – Park Ridge Health provides personalized care throughout the region, offering a dedicated network of more than 100 primary care and specialty physicians and providers, nationally awarded cancer services, full-service orthopedic care and the only accredited hyperbaric medicine facility in Western North Carolina. For more information about Park Ridge Health or to find a physician, please visit or call 855.PRH.LIFE (855.774.5433).


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