David Winand, MD, Wants to Get You Back to Your Family – VIDEO

David Winand, MD, feels gratified at the end of the day when he’s been able to help someone live a longer life or have a better quality of life.

“Outside of work I really enjoy spending time with my family,” he says. “I realize that you have a family as well, and I want to do what’s best to get you back to spend time with your family.”

He is a board-certified vascular surgeon with Lehigh Valley Health Network who sees patients at Peripheral Vascular Surgeons of LVPG.

Get to know him with this video.

Kate Agresti, DO: ‘We’re Making Decisions Together’

Kate Agresti, DO, wants her patients to trust her and feel comfortable talking to her so they can work together as partners.

“I am most passionate about getting to know people,” she says. “Once you understand somebody’s beliefs and culture, that’s when you can really learn how to treat them appropriately and get them to be in their healthiest state.”

The board-certified family medicine physician with Lehigh Valley Health Network sees patients at the new Nazareth Primary Care. Get to know her with this video.

Pediatric Gastroenterologist Adam Paul, DO, Puts Child, Family at Ease – VIDEO

“Seeing a child get better is the greatest feeling in the world,” says Adam Paul, DO, a pediatric gastroenterologist with Pediatric Specialists of the Lehigh Valley.

He knows a sick child affects the whole family, so he works to put everyone at ease and educate them about the specialized care he’s able to provide close to home, at Children’s Hospital at Lehigh Valley Hospital.

Paul is board-certified in pediatrics. Get to know him with this video.

Category: Voices of Passion

Rohit Sharma, MD, Feels Bond With Cancer Patients – VIDEO

Rohit Sharma, MD, chose to become a surgical oncologist after his mother died of pancreatic cancer.

“I can feel the bond when (my patients) are suffering from cancer, because I have personally gone through the feeling of being a next of kin,” he says.

Sharma, who is board-certified in general surgery, sees patients at Lehigh Valley Surgical Oncology.

Get to know him with this video.

Category: Voices of Passion

Lynn Shay, CRNP, Wants to Know Your Story – VIDEO

Lynn Shay, CRNP, likens caring for you to delving into a mystery novel. She wants to get to know you, and if you have a health issue, she won’t stop exploring until she finds an answer for what’s going on.

“Every patient has a story, and I want to know what that story is,” she says. “I just thrive on all of that interaction with patients.”

Shay is a family medicine nurse practitioner at Kutztown Primary Care Associates.

Get to know her with this video.