Nazareth Hospital Names Lee A. Celio, MD, FACP, 2016 Dr. Stanley J. Skromak Award Recipient
NORTHEAST PHILADELPHIA, PA (March 24, 2016): Lee A. Celio, MD, FACP, Internal Medicine Attending Physician and Chairman of the Allied Health Committee at Nazareth Hospital, received the 2016 Dr. Stanley J. Skromak Award at Nazareth’s Doctors’ Day Celebration on March 23. This award is presented annually to a Nazareth Hospital physician who exemplifies dedication to the medical profession, fosters medical education, demonstrates exemplary patient/physician interaction, shows courtesy and respect towards everyone, and who is a true “doctor’s doctor.” The 2015 recipient was Mark Codella, MD.
Dr. Celio is a graduate of Hahnemann Medical College, which is also where he completed his residency in internal medicine. He is board certified by Internal Medicine and Geriatric Medicine. Dr. Celio joined the staff of Nazareth in 1985.
The award is named for Dr. Stanley J. Skromak, one of the founding physicians at Nazareth Hospital, and Medical Staff President during the 1960s. Dr. Skromak was noted for his medical knowledge and friendly approach to his patients.
“We congratulate Dr. Celio for his hard work and continued dedication, exemplifying what the Skromak Award represents,” said Michael Magro, DO, FACOI, Vice President, and Medical Affairs at Nazareth Hospital. “Thank you for your efforts.”