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Drexel University Physicians Adds Ob/Gyn Practice in Manayunk

September 14, 2009

patient waiting room

Drexel University College of Medicine has announced the opening of an ob/gyn practice in the Manayunk section of Philadelphia. The new state-of-the-art patient office is part of Drexel University Physicians at Manayunk, located on Shurs Lane (entrance on Jamestown Street). Other practices at the location include Drexel Family Medicine, Drexel Multispecialists, and the Drexel Sleep Center.

One of the unique features of Drexel Ob/Gyn Associates in Manayunk is that the office is fully electronic, with wall-mounted computer screens and wireless notebooks replacing paper medical charts. The practice is accepting new patients and will offer evening hours for patient convenience.

wall-mounted computer

“We are very excited to be in Manayunk,” said Owen Montgomery, MD, chairman of the Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology at Drexel University College of Medicine. “Not only do we have a brand new, state-of-the-art clinical space, but our proximity to other Drexel physicians of varying specialties makes this a wonderfully convenient location for patients.”

Drexel Ob/Gyn Associates in Manayunk is staffed by Gregg Alleyne, MD, Daniel Guilfoil, MD, and Dana Farabaugh, MD, along with certified registered nurse practitioner Crystal Bianchi and certified nurse midwife Betsy Batejan. Patients seeking more information or to make an appointment should call 215-477-4960 or visit

In addition to ob/gyn, other specialties at Drexel University Physicians at Manayunk include cardiology, dermatology, family medicine, gastroenterology, nephrology, ophthalmology, pulmonary medicine, sleep medicine, and sports medicine.