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Tyrone Medical Associates opens physician office in Bellmeade

Tyrone Medical Associates is pleased to announce the opening of a physician office in the Bellmeade area of Altoona.
The office is located at 2032 East Pleasant Valley Boulevard in the Martin’s grocery store plaza. The official opening date is January 5. Services will be provided by Fidelis Ejianreh, D.O., family medicine physician and Brian Cole, M.D., M.P.H., Internal Medicine physician.
Dr. Ejianreh is a graduate of the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey School of Osteopathic Medicine. He completed a residency in family medicine at Mercy Suburban Hospital in Norristown, Pennsylvania. He also completed internships in family medicine at Kennedy Memorial Hospitals in Stratford, New Jersey and at Our Lady of Lourdes Hospital in Camden, New Jersey.
His professional memberships include the American Osteopathic Association, American College of Osteopathic Family Physicians, Pennsylvania Osteopathic Medical Association and the Pennsylvania Medical Society.
Dr. Cole is a graduate of the Boston University School of Medicine where he was an international health program participant. He completed studies in gastroenterology at the University of Hong Kong.
He also attended the University of Western Australia where he studied infectious diseases. In addition, Dr. Cole earned a master’s degree in public health from the Yale University School of Medicine.
Prior to his relocation to the Tyrone area, Dr. Cole was in clinical practice at the Community Clinic of Maui and Maui Medical Group.
He also served as President and Chief Executive Officer at the Maui Kama’aina Medical Group in Maui, Hawaii. In addition, Dr. Cole worked for a year as ship’s doctor for Radisson Seven Seas Cruises, on The Radisson Diamond based in Monaco.
Louise Myers, Tyrone Medical Associates practice manager said the Bellmeade office is being opened to better accommodate patients.
“A number of individuals from the Altoona area travel to Tyrone to see Tyrone Medical Associates physicians,” said Dr. Cole. “Our Bellmeade location right off of the I-99 Pinecroft exit is very convenient. We will be very accessible, especially for those who live and work in the northern end of Altoona and those who travel I-99 every day.”
The Bellmeade office is the second location for Tyrone Medical Associates which also operates a physician group practice in Tyrone on the campus of Tyrone Hospital.
The Tyrone Medical Associates Bellmeade office accepts most major insurances and new patients are welcome. Appointments are now being scheduled for children and adults of all ages, call 940-8195.