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October Happenings from Health Services

Siena Health Services is open and available to meet the health needs of the students and the Siena community. We offer clinic appointments for the students and act as a health care resource for the Siena Community.  Health Service Office hours are 8:30am-4:30 pm with same day appointments available for students. Students can Walk-In or Call (518)783-2554, option #1 to speak with Susan Sweet, Triage RN, to discuss your health need.

You ASKED, We LISTENED…Health Service now offers student appointments during lunch time and free period.

Health Service welcomes Vishwala Kasbekar, M.D., M.P.H. of Capital Region Family Health Care in Rensselaer, a practice of St. Peter’s Health Partners Medical Associates, to the Siena health care team. As physician consultant, she provides medical care to Siena College students, administers the student travel health program, acts as collaborating physician for the clinical staff, and serves as the medical resource for college health policy and protocol recommendations.

Siena College Health Services has partnered with St. Peter’s Health Partners and its legacy organizations since 1993, and is staffed by board-certified nurse practitioners, a physician’s assistant, registered nurses and a physician consultant to provide same-day care and preventative medical services to students throughout the school year.