2019 Physician Achievement Awards

Innovation/Science/Publication – Exemplary contribution of creative and innovative thinking, contribution to the medical literature or advancement of the science of medicine: Frederick B. Rogers, M.D., Penn Medicine Lancaster General Health Physicians Trauma & Acute Care Surgery

Community Service Award – Exemplary contribution to medical care of the underserved or other vulnerable sectors of our patient population: Justin L. Cappiello, M.D.  

Mission Award - Exemplary contribution to medical care provided abroad – for taking part in the effort to bring health care to people who usually do not have the opportunity to see a doctor or other health-care provider: Frederick C. Beyer, III, M.D.  

Patient Advocacy – Exemplary commitment to the patient experience (care quality and safety, and patient satisfaction), community health and health-care cost efficiency: Robert A. Faizon, M.D., Penn Medicine Lancaster General Health Physicians Family & Maternity Medicine, and Stephen D. Ratcliffe, M.D.  

Teamwork & Communication – Exemplary advancement of a positive and cooperative care environment and/or advancement in medical care team communication: Elizabeth C. Horenkamp, M.D., Penn Medicine Lancaster General Health Physicians Hematology & Medical Oncology

Special Recognition – Mohammad Mazaheri, D.D.S.   

Advanced Practice Provider Achievement Awards – Recognition of APPs who have excelled in effective communication with other team members and patients, and anticipation of health-care team needs: Jennifer A. Yoder, CRNP, Penn Medicine Lancaster General Health Physicians Neurology; Chase A. Schaeffer, PA-C, Penn Medicine Lancaster General Health Physicians Hospitalists; Jennifer Wenner, CRNA; and Angeline C. Stikeleather, CNM, May-Grant Obstetrics & Gynecology

2019 Years of Service Awards

50 years

  • Nikitas J. Zervanos, M.D., Penn Medicine Lancaster General Health Physicians Family Medicine Downtown

40 years

  • Richard S. Altman Jr., M.D., Regional Gi
  • Herbert K. Cooper III, M.D., Philhaven - Lancaster ACT
  • Eugene K. Engle, M.D., Baron Family Practice
  • Barton L. Halpern, M.D., Eye Doctors of Lancaster
  • Frederick J. Heinle Jr., M.D., Penn Medicine Lancaster General Health Physicians Surgical Group
  • Roderick E. Hines, M.D., Penn Medicine Lancaster General Health Physicians Neurology
  • Terrence H. Jones, M.D., Penn Medicine Lancaster General Health Physicians Family Medicine Manheim

35 years

  • Daniel L. Diehl, M.D., Penn State Medical Group - South Lancaster
  • Raymond D. Dragann, D.O., Lancaster Orthopedic Group
  • P. James Navalkowsky, M.D., Penn Medicine Lancaster General Health Physicians Family Medicine Norlanco
  • Rudolph F. Rigano Jr., M.D., Office of Rudolph F. Rigano Jr., M.D.
  • William D. Roberts, M.D., Penn Medicine Lancaster General Health Physicians Family Medicine Abbeyville
  • Christine M. Stabler, M.D., Penn Medicine Lancaster General Health Physicians Family & Maternity Medicine

25 years

  • Jeffrey A. Davis, M.D., Rosenfeld, Belser and Davis ENT
  • John J. Eichenlaub, M.D., Doctors Eichenlaub & May
  • Mark W. Evans, D.P.M., Surgical Specialists of Lancaster
  • Thomas E. Fromuth, M.D., OBGYN of Lancaster
  • Douglas C. Gohn, M.D., The Heart Group of Lancaster General Health
  • Debra E. Grove-Mahoney, M.D., LGH Pathology
  • Judith H. Hipple, D.O., Eden Park Pediatric Associates
  • Althea N. Keener, M.D., Lancaster Health Center
  • Thomas F. Krulewski, M.D., Eye Physicians of Lancaster, P.C.
  • Christopher J. Peterson, M.D., Anesthesia Associates of Lancaster, Ltd.
  • David I. Silbert, M.D., Conestoga Eye
  • Joseph A. Troncale, M.D., The Retreat of Lancaster County
  • Jeffrey T. Trost, M.D., Stephen G. Diamantoni, M.D. and Associates
  • Jeffrey M. Witman, D.P.M.
  • Charles S. Yeager, D.P.M., Office of Charles S. Yeager, D.P.M.
  • Gary M. Zartman, M.D., Lancaster Orthopedic Group
  • Bonnie M. Zehr, M.D., Penn Medicine Lancaster General Health Physicians Roseville Pediatrics

15 years

  • Laura B. Boll, C.R.N.P., Penn Medicine Lancaster General Health Physicians Family Medicine Downtown
  • Cheryl A. Gard, C.N.M., Doctors Eichenlaub & May
  • Julie L. Hinton, C.R.N.P., Regional GI
  • Robert J. Martin, C.R.N.P., Regional GI
  • Maryilene O. Shelly, C.R.N.P., May-Grant Obstetrics & Gynecology
  • Chris A. Stahl, D.M.S., Lancaster Urology
  • Angeline C. Stikeleather, C.N.M., May-Grant Obstetrics & Gynecology 

Retirees

  • Thomas G. Saunders, D.P.M., Division Chief, Podiatry
  • George J. Olt, M.D., Department Chair, OB-GYN
  • Kevin N. Lorah, M.D., Division Chief, Neonatology
  • F. Michael Rommel, M.D., Chief of Urology and Chair of Surgery
  • Fred Beyer, M.D., Chair of Surgery and Medical & Dental Staff President

Award winners are shown with Kenneth Arthur, M.D., Vice President, LGH Medical & Dental Staff, and D. Michael Wege, Chairman, Board of Trustees.

Med Staff Awards Party 
Innovation/Science/Publication Award: Frederick B. Rogers, M.D.
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Community Service Award: Justin L. Cappiello, M.D.
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Mission Award: Frederick C. Beyer, III, M.D.
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Patient Advocacy Award: Robert A. Faizon, M.D.
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Teamwork & Communication Award: Elizabeth C. Horenkamp, M.D.
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Special Recognition Award: Mohammad Mazaheri, D.D.S.
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Advanced Practice Provider Achievement Award: Chase A. Schaeffer, PA-C
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50 years of service: Nikitas J. Zervanos, M.D.
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40 years of service: Frederick J. Heinle Jr., M.D., Eugene K. Engle, M.D., Terrence H. Jones, M.D., and Roderick E. Hines, M.D.
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35 years of service: Christine M. Stabler, M.D.
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25 years of service: John J. Eichenlaub, M.D., Thomas F. Krulewski, M.D., and David I. Silbert, M.D.
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15 years of service: Laura B. Boll, CRNP
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Retiree: Thomas G. Saunders, DPM
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