YONKERS, NY — November 30, 2018 — More than 500 people were on hand for Saint Joseph’s Medical Center’s Annul Ball held November 3 at the Hilton Westchester in Rye Brook.
Three individuals were presented Distinguished Service Awards for their contributions to the medical center and the community. The honorees were Gary Heitzler, DDS, Chief of Dentistry at Saint Joseph’s Medical Center; Ronald Sylverstri, Vice Chair of the St. Joseph’s Health Fund, and Peter Kelley, restaurateur, renowned chef and owner of Xaviars X2O on the Hudson in Yonkers.
The Annual Ball, which this year had a safari theme, raised more than $300,000 for the medical center.
About Saint Joseph’s Medical Center
Since 1888, Saint Joseph’s Medical Center has served Yonkers and the surrounding communities of lower Westchester and northern Bronx with patient-centered, quality-focused inpatient and outpatient care, including specialized programs such as orthopedics, cardiology, family medicine and geriatrics; advanced emergency treatment, state-of- the art diagnostic imaging and ambulatory surgery; inpatient and outpatient behavioral health services; and a network of primary care services serving Westchester, The Bronx and northern Manhattan. Its Saint Vincent’s Hospital Westchester division offers a comprehensive range of mental health, addiction and residential programs serving Westchester and New York City.