At Woodward & Associates, our front office staff include receptionists, and transcriptionists. All of our receptionists answer and triage all incoming phone calls, and schedule appointments. They also welcome and register our patients upon arrival. Our receptionists at check out will assist all patients with any follow up, or referral appointments as necessary.
Transcriptionists enter all initial patient information, as well as enter all office, surgical, and procedure notes into our Electronic Medical Records system as dictated by the providers.
Office Manager: Lyn M. Bradley
Woodward & Associates was established in 1993 by Dr. E. Gerald Woodward. The practice includes five Doctors, a Certified Nurse Midwife, and three Physician Assistants. Our physicians are Board and AIUM certified in Obstetric and Gynecological Ultrasounds. Our dedicated team of professionals is focused on meeting all of your obstetric and gynecological needs with the utmost compassion and concern.
E. Gerald Woodward, MD
E. Gerald Woodward, MD established Woodward & Associates in 1993. He received his Medical Degree through the University of Missouri, and his Obstetric and Gynecologic residency at the University of North Carolina. Dr. Woodward specializes in female urology of vaginal vault reconstruction.
Bridget F. Berich, D.O.
Bridget F. Berich, D.O. received her BS from Juniata College in 1986, and her D.O at the Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine in 1990. She completed her residency at the Western Pennsylvania Hospital in 1995. Dr. Berich then moved to the Harrisburg area and joined Woodward & Associates in August 1996. She specializes in Obstetrics & Gynecology and enjoys practicing all aspects of general Obstetrics and Gynecology.
John R. Mantione, Jr., MD
John R. Mantione, Jr, MD joined Woodward & Associates in 2001. He received his Medical Degree from Jefferson Medical College of Thomas Jefferson University in Philadelphia. He completed his residency in Obstetrics and Gynecology at the Pennsylvania Hospital of University of Pennsylvania Health System. He specializes in obstetrics and gynecology for women in all stages of life.
Stephen L. Segrave-Daly, MD
Stephen L. Segrave-Daly, MD received his BA from the University of Pennsylvania in 1980, and his Medical Degree at the Medical College of Pennsylvania in 1984. He completed his residency at the Medical College of Pennsylvania, also, in 1988. Dr. Segrave-Daly practiced in East Stroudsburg from January 1990 to January 2007, and then joined Woodward & Associates in February 2007. He specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology and enjoys practicing all aspects of general obstetrics and gynecology.
Sandra Hoops, CNM
Sandra Hoops, CNM joined Woodward & Associates in 2004. She received her certificate in Nurse Midwifery from SUNY Health Science Center in Brooklyn, NY. Her daily mission is to provide holistic care for women, empowering them to make wise decisions regarding their health. She concentrates mostly on pregnancy, postpartum care, gynecology, birth control and common minor GYN problems. She is also fluent in Spanish.
Kristen Blocher, PA-C
Kristen Blocher, PA-C graduated with a Master’s in Physician Assistant Studies in 1998 from Arcadia University. She is certified by the NCCPA. Prior to joining Woodward & Associates in 2002, Kristen worked as a surgical PA. She enjoys taking care of women in all stages of life.
Kaitlin Zdilla, PA-C
Kaitlin Zdilla, PA-C joined Woodward & Associates in July 2009. She received her Masters Degree from Arcadia University. She has her certification through the NCCPA. Katie enjoys working with all aspects of women's health.
Nicole Duffy, PA-C
Nicole Duffy, PA-C graduated from Arcadia University in 2014 with a Master's in Physician Assistant Studies. Prior to joining Woodward & Associates, she worked in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery in Pittsburgh. She is certified by the NCCPA. Nicole enjoys working with all aspects of women's health.
Nicole Hardy, CRNP, CNM
Nicole completed her Master in Nursing at Boston College and was certified as a Women's Health Nurse Practitioner in 2004. She received her degree in Midwifery from Frontier Nursing University and certification as a Certified Nurse Midwife in 2017, expanding her role from gynecologic care to include pregnancy and postpartum care.
At Woodward & Associates, our nursing staff includes floor, triage, and surgical nurses. Floor nurses assist the providers with daily patient care. Triage nurses handle patient and pharmacy phone calls. Surgical scheduling nurses manage the scheduling and authorization of all procedures and surgeries done by our providers.