Dr. Proia joins Covington Skilled Nursing team

EAST PALESTINE — In an effort, to continue to exceed the needs of those they serve, Covington Skilled Nursing and Rehabilitation welcomes Dr. Nicholas Proia, M.D., F.C.C.P., professor of clinical internal medicine, Northeast Ohio Medical University, to its team of skilled professionals.

Dr. Proia has been practicing medicine locally since 1989 and brings to the team a new innovative and clinically advanced approach to pulmonary rehabilitation and recovery. He is board certified in internal medicine, pulmonary medicine and critical care medicine.

Although a native of New York, Dr. Proia has resided in Ohio since 1984. He not only compliments the team at Covington Skilled Nursing and Rehabilitation with his advanced medical expertise, he is also known in the community as a loving husband and proud father of two daughters. He enjoys flying and clay target sports and is the owner and founder of Brix Chocolate.

Covington Skilled Nursing and Rehabilitation is excited to have Dr. Proia join their team. The team boasts, “We have always provided advanced pulmonary rehabilitation and recovery services, however now collaborating directly with Dr. Proia we are able take our individualized plans to the next level; allowing us to provide the most advanced and medically sound interventions and rehabilitation services to those in need of pulmonary management in a comfortable, state of the art center, including but not limited to, advanced tracheotomy care and ventilator care services.”

Covington Skilled Nursing and Rehabilitation is a 65 bed post-acute care center in East Palestine. For a tour or additional information contact covingtonskilled.com or 330-426-2920.

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