SLCH Cuts the Ribbon on Fishkill Sleep Center

SLCH Cuts the Ribbon on Fishkill Sleep Center


Newburgh, NY – St. Luke's Cornwall Hospital officially cut the ribbon on its new Fishkill Center for Sleep Medicine. SLCH leadership, joined by Medical Director of the Fishkill Sleep Center, Dr. Arun Agarwal, members of the Persante Health Care team, as well as several community members celebrated the opening of the new office in Dutchess County.

The new office location is SLCH's second Center for Sleep Medicine, joining the location on the hospital's Cornwall campus.

"Sleep medicine affects so many people and can seriously impact one's overall health. Since the inception of this program in 2008, sleep medicine at St. Luke's Cornwall Hospital has grown by leaps and bounds," said Joan Cusack-McGuirk, SLCH President and CEO. "We are so proud to expand this very important service into the Fishkill community."

Using advanced diagnostics and the latest research in the field, SLCH's highly qualified staff will evaluate patients sleep patterns and devise a customized treatment plan to improve their ability to obtain sleep. To learn more, or to make an appointment, please call 845-765-1676.

"The St. Luke's Cornwall Center for Sleep Medicine offers full life-cycle sleep services to the community," said Dr. Agarwal. "I look forward to working with many physicians in the community to screen, diagnose, treat and ensure proper follow-up with patients to enrich their lives through better sleep."

About St. Luke's Cornwall Hospital St. Luke's Cornwall Hospital (SLCH) is a not-for-profit community hospital with campuses in Newburgh and Cornwall, NY. The hospital is dedicated to serving the health care needs of the Hudson Valley and has achieved excellence in the delivery of compassionate and comprehensive health care services. SLCH is also recognized as an industry leader in using information technology to improve patient care, by winning the Most Wired Award for the third year in a row. In January 2016, SLCH officially partnered with Montefiore Health System to strengthen the delivery of health care locally and enhance access to exceptional specialty care for Hudson Valley residents.