First Infectious Disease Specialists to join White Plains Hospital Physician Associates
White Plains, N.Y. (July 17, 2017) – White Plains Hospital welcomes Dr. Barry D. Wenglin and Dr. Gary Zeitlin to its Physician Associates Division. Both Dr. Wenglin and Dr. Zeitlin are board certified in internal medicine and infectious disease.
Dr. Wenglin received his undergraduate degree cum laude from Columbia College, NY. He earned his medical degree at Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons. He completed his internal medicine residency at the University of Kansas, Kansas City, and Infectious Disease fellowships at the University of Kansas, Kansas City, and the University of Arizona Medical Center.
Dr. Wenglin has served as Councilor to the New York Society of Infectious Disease and as Chairman of the Internal Medicine Section of the Westchester County Medical Society.
Dr. Zeitlin received his BA in biology cum laude from SUNY Binghamton University, Vestal, NY. He earned his medical degree at SUNY Stony Brook School of Medicine, Stony Brook, NY. He completed his residency in internal medicine at New York University Medical Center, and a fellowship in infectious diseases and immunology at NYU Medical Center. Dr. Zeitlin received the Fellow of the Year Award from the Division of Infectious Disease.
In addition, Dr. Zeitlin has engaged in research at the Albert Einstein School of Medicine and NYU Medical Center. He has authored articles in several professional publications.
Dr. Zeitlin and Dr. Wenglin will continue to see patients at their office at 56 Doyer Avenue, White Plains, where they have practiced for several years. Their office number remains 914-948-0500.
About White Plains Hospital
White Plains Hospital (WPH) is a proud member of the Montefiore Health System, serving as its tertiary hub of advanced care in the Hudson Valley. WPH is a 292-bed not-for-profit health care organization with the primary mission of providing exceptional acute and preventive medical care to all people who live in, work in or visit Westchester County and its surrounding areas. Centers of Excellence include the Center for Cancer Care, The William & Sylvia Silberstein Neonatal & Maternity Center and The Ruth and Jerome A. Siegel Stroke Center. The Hospital’s Flanzer Emergency Department is the busiest in Westchester County, seeing nearly 57,000 visits a year. White Plains Hospital performs lifesaving emergency and elective angioplasty in its Joan and Alan Herfort, M.D. Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory and Marie Promuto Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory. White Plains Hospital also has outpatient medical facilities in Armonk and New Rochelle. The Hospital is fully accredited by the Joint Commission and earned its recognition as a Top Performer for Key Quality Measures® in 2015 and 2013. The Hospital is also an eleven-time winner of the Consumer Choice Award, an honor given to the nation’s top hospitals by the National Research Corporation. In 2012, the Hospital received Magnet® designation from the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) and, in 2016, earned re-designation as a Magnet hospital. In 2014 and 2016, White Plains Hospital received the Outstanding Patient Experience Award from Healthgrades®, given to only 10% of hospitals nationwide. For additional information, visit http://www.wphospital.org.