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Saint Francis Healthcare and Brandywine Urology Consultants Collaborate Once Again

Saint Francis Healthcare is proud to welcome back Brandywine Urology to provide inpatient services for cancers, infections and other conditions at the Wilmington hospital. The practice’s board-certified physicians will also provide on-call support to various departments.

“Our health system has been partnering with well-known specialists to strengthen the services available to the community,” said Brian Dietz, FACHE, president and CEO of Saint Francis Healthcare. “Our goal is for patients to have access to the entire continuum of care in one central location.”

“Drawing on the strengths from each organization, this partnership will enhance the efficiency and coordination of health care in the region by offering comprehensive clinical services to a larger number of people in our community,” said Nicola Howard, chief operating officer of Brandywine Urology Consultants.

Established in 1987, Brandywine Urology Consultants has offices in Newark, Middletown, Glasgow and on Foulk Road in northern Wilmington. The practice’s seven physicians serve patients from Delaware, Maryland, Pennsylvania and New Jersey.

“Our practice treats each patient as an individual, so our approach is completely aligned with Saint Francis’ compassionate care philosophy,” said Dr. Steven A. Terranova who will serve as medical director of urology at Saint Francis Healthcare.

Saint Francis Healthcare, a part of Trinity Health, operates Delaware’s only Catholic hospital serving Wilmington and Northern New Castle County since 1924. Services provided include Partners in CardioVascular Health and Cardiovascular Services , 24-hour Emergency Services, Ambulance Service, Bariatric Surgery Center of Excellence, the da Vinci™ Surgical System, Gastroenterology Services, Hematology-Oncology Services, Minimally Invasive Surgery Center, Advanced Wound Center, Imaging Services, Sleep/Neurodiagnostics Center, Home Care, Outpatient Physical Therapy, Comprehensive Women’s Health Services and three community outreach programs. Saint Francis Healthcare is affiliated with the Saint Francis Foundation and Saint Francis LIFE (Living Independently for Elders), a PACE (Program for All-inclusive Care for the Elderly) model.