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Clifton Park, NY – May 4, 2021 – The Capital Region’s leading health plan has teamed up with area’s preeminent specialty medical practices on the grand opening of the Doctor’s Office of the Future.

The state-of-the-art medical facility – conveniently located along Route 9 in Clifton Park, NY – combines world-class medical care with features such as valet parking, electric car charging stations, on-site pharmacy, on-site laboratory services, telemedicine pods, refreshment center, patient education center, community room, kids’ nook, and much more.

The facility is a unique partnership between CDPHP, Albany ENT & Allergy Services, Albany Gastroenterology Consultants, Capital Cardiology Associates, and Capital District Renal Physicians, all of whom have come together to improve the experience of care for local patients.

The medical building is also home to Pharmacy ConnectRx, a full-service pharmacy that offers on-site medication pickup and consultations, free home delivery, and specialty drugs and specialty medicine products.

CDPHP is so much more than an insurance plan; we’re a health plan, and this building is yet another example of our commitment to improving the health and experience of care for patients throughout the region. We are incredibly proud to be opening the doors of this state-of-art-facility, and we look forward to partnering with local physicians on the development of a truly integrated delivery system, one that puts patients at the center of everything we do.” said CDPHP president and CEO, Dr. John D. Bennett.

“The Town of Clifton Park is pleased to welcome a tremendous partnership, of CDPHP and world class doctors, to bring the next generation of doctor offices to Clifton Park. CDPHP is a tremendous corporate partner of Clifton Park. This new medical facility is the latest healthcare industry investment in Clifton Park providing vital services close to home for our residents.” said Clifton Park Town Supervisor Phil Barrett.

“Albany ENT and Allergy Services is proud to partner with CDPHP and the other superb independent specialty practices of the Capital Region in this new location. We believe this collaboration will help transform health care delivery and optimize the patient experience, enhance access and efficiency, and most importantly, improve outcomes for the deserving patients of Clifton Park and surrounding communities.” said Dr. Gavin Setzen, MD, Albany ENT & Allergy Services.

“I am excited as this new office will put the patient at the center of care, and will provide the Clifton Park community with sub specialists at their fingertips!” said James Puleo, MD, Albany Gastroenterology Consultants.

“We are proud to partner with other regional medical specialists, as well as CDPHP, to launch this new venture in medical care in Clifton Park. We see this collaboration as the new fulcrum in the delivery of specialized, compassionate care to the patients of the Capital Region.” said Dr. Lance Sullenberger, Capital Cardiology Associates.

“I’m thrilled to celebrating the opening of this truly innovative medical facility, one that puts patients at the center of the care system. While you will certainly be impressed by our new facility and the amenities within, this partnership and our commitment to our patients is really what’s important here today. I want to thank CDPHP – as well as my physician colleagues – for having foresight and wisdom to see this project to fruition.” said Dr. Thomas Schumacher, Capital District Renal Physicians.

For more information on 1785, powered by CDPHP, visit www.1785health.com.


About CDPHP®
Established in 1984, CDPHP is a physician-founded, member-focused and community-based not-for-profit health plan that offers high-quality affordable health insurance plans to members in 29 counties throughout New York. CDPHP is also on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, and Instagram

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