Lavonne G. Gifford is a Licensed Esthetician and Cosmetic Skin Therapist. Specializing in the overall health and well-being of the skin for the past 13 years, she has experience in a wide variety of procedures and is affiliated with board-certified Internal Medicine and Dermatology practices.
Kathryn (Kate) is a native of Bucks County and has been practicing as a family practice physician assistant for 25 years. She received an associate of science degree at Manor Junior college in Jenkintown in 1987 and a Bachelor of Science as a physician assistant from Kings College Wilkes-Barre PA in 1992. She maintains Pennsylvania state licensing, and NCCPA certification. Kathryn has been a member of the PA Society of PAs and American Academy of PAs.
Kate is married and has two (2) grown children, and enjoys spending time attending Penn State football games and visiting her mountain home with her family.
Dr. Kuhar is a native of Philadelphia, PA. She went to St. Joseph's University for her undergraduate degree in biology. She subsequently completed her medical degree at Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine in 1987. She completed her residency in Internal Medicine at University of Pennsylvania/ Presbyterian Medical Center. She practiced internal medicine in Bala Cynwyd, PA for two years before accepting a full time position in Emergency Medicine at Presbyterian Medical Center/ University of PA in Philadelphia. She later joined the staff of Grandview Hospital where she built a strong patient following at their Souderton, PA office. In April, 2002 she moved just two miles away to her current Silverdale , PA office to open her independent practice, Kim P Kuhar, D.O., Internal Medicine, P.C. She is board certified in Internal Medicine by the American Board of Internal Medicine.
After obtaining her medical degree from Jefferson Medical College in Philadelphia, Dr. Oswald completed her residency at the University of North Carolina in 2002. At UNC, she served on the faculty as an associate clinical professor in the Department of Family Medicine. She taught and practiced medicine in a rural county adjacent to the University. For the next three years she practiced OB, ER, outpatient and inpatient medicine before returning to PA to be closer to family. She joined Dr. Kuhar in March of 2007. Dr. Oswald enjoys spending time with her large family, including two young children, as well as gardening.