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Tunkhannock Gynecology/Obstetrics
10 Trieble Road Suite 3
Tunkhannock, PA 18657

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Tempest Newswanger, Colleen M., PA-C Visit Geisinger.org for information on Colleen M. Tempest Newswanger, PA-C. Find contact information, medical education, affiliated hospitals and more.
Overall Rating:
4.6 out of 5
1 70 ratings
17 comments

Practicing Specialties:

  • Physician Assistant, Board Certified, 2000
  • Obstetrics - Gynecology

Education:

  • Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine 2000

Patient Satisfaction Ratings:

The Patient Satisfaction Rating is an average of all responses to care provider-related questions on our nationally recognized Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5, with 5 being the best score. Learn more about our survey >
1. Friendliness/courtesy of provider
- 4.7 out of 5
2. Provider explanations of prob/condition
- 4.6 out of 5
3. Provider concern for questions/worries
- 4.6 out of 5
4. Provider efforts to include in decisions
- 4.6 out of 5
5. Provider information about medications
- 4.6 out of 5
6. Provider instructions for follow-up care
- 4.5 out of 5
7. Provider spoke using clear language
- 4.7 out of 5
8. Time provider spent with patient
- 4.4 out of 5
9. Patients' confidence in provider
- 4.6 out of 5
10. Likelihood of recommending provider
- 4.7 out of 5

Patient Comments:

The comments are submitted by patients (or their caregivers) and reflect their views and opinions. The comments are not endorsed by and do not necessarily reflect the views of Geisinger. Learn more about our survey >
Apr 18
She was very kind and informative but I felt she kept talking in circles and repeating herself. Seems she didn't want to do a biopsy with the doctor's opinions.
Apr 5
Colleen is fantastic! I will definitely make my appointments with her again.
March 16
Colleen persistently called my new Primary Care to have me seen that day for HBP
Jan 27
I could not have asked for a better experience. Colleen was so nice and answered my questions I had. She made me feel so comfortable and again, made me feel that she was excited with my about my pregnancy.
Jan 25
Colleen is a wonderful provider - she is the main reason why I decided on Geisinger for my prenatal care.
Jan 18
Colleen is a fantastic care provider. She always addresses my concerns.
Jan 5
My OB doctor is always efficient and helpful.
Nov 11, 2015
Was a shorter visit but everything went well.
Oct 13, 2015
Colleen is fantastic - I've had other appoints with her and would highly recommend her to others.
Sep 14, 2015
She made me feel like my feelings were irrelevent and that I was uneducated, somehow lower than her. My son had a serious finding on his ultrasound, and she made it seem incomparable to "the things she's been through" as she said.
Sep 2, 2015
I am an established patient with Colleen Tempest-Newswanger and I am very pleased with her -She is always pleasant and courteous and answers my questions and concerns in a professional mannerism.
Aug 31, 2015
No meds were prescribed, no follow up care.
Aug 25, 2015
Love having *Colleen as my provider during my pregnancies.
Aug 17, 2015
Colleen is fantastic. She takes the time to listen, and really helps you understand your options regarding the health concerns you have. She does not rush through the visits, and I left with all my questions answered.
Jul 22, 2015
I felt like it was rushed due to everything running behind schedule. She did her best to still give me attention & squeeze everything in.
June 17, 2015
I would highly recommend Colleen!! She was very friendly and easy to talk with. She was helpful & even went above & beyond to deal with a concern.
June 3, 2015
I will always recommend this care provider