Are you looking for a primary care physician or having trouble finding a doctor that schedules evening appointments?

Weissport Medical Services, the newest addition to Behavioral Health Associates growing family of medical and educational services, opens on Tuesday, March 13 in the offices of the former Penn Medical Group, P.C. at 413 Bridge Street in Weissport, next to the Weissport Bridge.

Current resident of Pen Argyl, Thomas H. Neill, D.O. will be treating patients by appointment.

Dr. Neill has more than 25 years of successful clinical experience in family practice and primary care. A graduate of the Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine, Dr. Neill is currently the senior physician at Kids Peace Children's Hospital in Orefield, Pa. Dr. Neill was also a full-time family practice physician for over 12 years with St. Luke's Health Network in Bethlehem.

Vickie Caffrey, program director of medical services at Behavioral Health Associates, is pleased to have Dr. Neill as BHA's newest team member.

"We're happy Dr. Neill decided to join us at Weissport Medical Services," said Caffrey. "He is familiar with our area and we expect the practice to grow quickly." Ms. Caffrey adds that 95 percent of patients' problems can be addressed and cared for in a family practice office.

Specific areas of care provided by Thomas Neill at Weissport Medical Services include: well child care; geriatric care; immunizations for children and adults; acute care of childhood and adult illnesses and injuries; school, sport, and camp physicals; well woman and men's health care.

Dr. Neill can also perform in-office testing including EKG, minor in-office procedures, and osteopathic manipulation.

Weissport Medical Services accepts Medicare, Medicaid, and certain third party insurances. Schedule an appointment by calling 610-379-9304. Behavioral Health Associates is a non-profit healthcare foundation based in the greater Lehighton area.