Advantia Health announces acquisition of Women’s Health Specialists, a leading practice specializing in gynecology and gynecologic oncology.


Advantia Health, a fast growing innovative healthcare company focused on women, announced that it has acquired Women’s Health Specialists, a leading practice specializing in gynecology and gynecologic oncology. Women’s Health Specialists is one of the most innovative health leaders in Maryland and Washington metropolitan area providing robotic surgery to perform advanced minimally invasive procedures that treat both gynecological and oncological diseases. This adds two new office locations (Rockville and Germantown, Maryland) to further enhance Advantia Health’s commitment to helping women manage their health and the health of their families.

“We’re thrilled to have Women’s Health Specialists join our team at Advantia Health. It’s been a privilege working with Dr. Albert J. Steren and Dr. Diane J. Snyder as we are now able to offer outstanding gynecological oncology services as part of our Woman’s Health Hub Model. We are looking to further build on Women’s Health Specialists dominance as a preferred provider within Montgomery County,” said Sean Glass, CEO & Co-founder of Advantia Health.

Women’s Health Specialists, will join the team of Advantia Health with its 6 physicians and 3 mid-level providers. The Board Certified physicians of Women’s Health Specialists include: Albert J. Steren, MD; James F. Barter, MD; Ebony R. Hoskins, MD; Diane J. Snyder, MD; Amy L. Levav, MD; Candice Jones-Cox, MD; Nadine Flahary, NP; Alisa Studley, PA; and Nadine Thompson, PA. Drs. Steren, Snyder, Barter and Hoskins have also been recognized as “2017 Washingtonian Top Doctors” by Washingtonian. The surgery team at Women’s Health Specialists’ performs surgical procedures at Holy Cross Hospital in Silver Spring, MD, Holy Cross Hospital in Germantown, Shady Grove Adventist Hospital in Rockville, MD and Advantia Health’s Indian Creek Surgery Center, Beltsville, Maryland. As part of Advantia’s Woman’s Health Hub Model, Woman’s Health Specialist’s Germantown Office now offers in-house access to mental health therapy and sonography.

“We saw close alignment in Advantia Health’s values and customer focus with our mission and the culture that we have nurtured for decades at Women’s Health Specialists. With their unique Woman’s Health Hub approach, we look to extend services such as Primary care and Behavioral Health to all our patients. High quality care for our patients is one of our top priorities, and it was welcoming to see Advantia’s focus on driving quality both through clinical care and operational excellence.” said Dr. Snyder, Women’s Health Specialists’ Lead Physician.

Originally posted on PRNewswire.