WVU Medicine Summersville Regional Medical Center has expanded its specialty services through WVU Medicine’s telemedicine program, allowing you have an appointment with a Morgantown-based specialist without leaving Nicholas County. Your local medical team and WVU specialist will work together to plan your treatment, requiring less travel. The care you need is now available right here — when you need it — thanks to telemedicine.

Summersville Regional Medical Center offers specialized care in these areas via telemedicine services:

Advanced Heart Failure
Providers: Christopher Bianco, DO; George Sokos, DO

Lipid Management
Provider: Anthony Morise, MD

Dermatology (medical, not cosmetic)
Provider: Michael Kolodney, MD
Appointments: 304-598-4865

Providers: Bethany Pellegrino, MD; Rebecca Schmidt, DO

Pain Management
Provider: Richard Vaglienti, MD

Thoracic Surgery
Provider: Christopher Burgan, PA

Appointments: 855-988-2273 (855-WVU-CARE)
Learn more about Telemedicine.