April 30, 2019
UPMC Susquehanna Welcomes New Regional Medical Director of Oncology
UPMC Susquehanna welcomes Abdalla M. Sholi, MD, as the new regional medical director for oncology. As the regional director, Dr. Sholi will oversee the UPMC Hillman Cancer Centers in Williamsport and in Wellsboro, as well as UPMC Cole Patterson Cancer Center in Coudersport.
Dr. Sholi comes to UPMC Susquehanna with 15 years of experience as a medical oncologist in Dunmore and Honesdale, Pa. He received his medical degree from the University of Jordan in Amman, Jordan, and completed residencies in primary care and internal medicine at Scranton-Temple Residency Program, Scranton, Pa. Dr. Sholi completed fellowship training in hematology and medical oncology at the Medical College of Wisconsin, Wauwatosa, Wisc.
“UPMC Hillman Cancer Center is known for providing high quality cancer care for patients right in their own community,” said Dr. Sholi. “I am honored and excited to be joining UPMC Susquehanna and to be a part of the Hillman team here.”
UPMC Susquehanna’s cancer centers at UPMC Williamsport Regional Medical Center, Divine Providence Campus, 1100 Grampian Blvd., Williamsport, and UPMC Susquehanna Soldiers + Sailors, 32 Central Ave., Wellsboro, are part of the UPMC Hillman Cancer Center network, one of the largest integrated cancer networks in the U.S. and one of only 49 National Cancer Institute-designated Comprehensive Cancer Centers.
UPMC Susquehanna and UPMC Cole accept most major health insurance plans including Geisinger Health Plan, Highmark, UPMC Health Plan, and more.