White Plains, N.Y. (November 1, 2017)
– White Plains Hospital welcomes Dr. Yoni Barnhard and Dr. Garfield Clunie to the Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology and the Maternal Fetal Medicine program. Dr. Barnhard is a Diplomate of the American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology and both physicians are board certified in Obstetrics and Gynecology as well as Maternal-Fetal Medicine.
Dr. Barnhard joined White Plains Hospital as the new Director of Obstetrics and Gynecology on October 16th. He comes to White Plains Hospital from Norwalk Hospital, where he was Chairman of the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology and Director of the Division of Maternal-Fetal Medicine for the Western Connecticut Health Network. Previously he was the Vice-Chairman of OBGYN, Director of Obstetrics and Residency Training at Lenox Hill Hospital. A graduate of the Sackler School of Medicine in Tel Aviv, Dr. Barnhard completed his residency in Obstetrics and Gynecology and a fellowship in Maternal and Fetal Medicine at the Albert Einstein College of Medicine.
Dr. Clunie will assume the role of Director of the Maternal Fetal Medicine program at White Plains Hospital on November 1st. Dr. Clunie received his medical degree from the Bowman Gray School of Medicine. He completed his residency in Obstetrics and Gynecology at New York University Downtown Hospital and his fellowship in Maternal and Fetal Medicine at the Tufts New England Medical Center. He was previously on staff at White Plains Hospital as a perinatologist from 2006 to 2012, and has since been with Mount Sinai as an Assistant Professor of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Science. We welcome him back to White Plains Hospital in this new leadership role.
Drs. Barnhard and Clunie will see patients at 41 East Post Road, White Plains, NY. Their office number is 914-681-2164.
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 60,000 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