Tower Names Physician, Executive as Hospitals’ Leader

WEST READING PA – Dr. Suzanne Wenderoth (at top), a practicing physician and healthcare executive with 20 years of experience, was named Monday (March 22, 2021) as executive vice president, chief executive officer of physician enterprise, and interim chief medical officer of the seven-hospital Tower Health system, including hospitals it owns and operates in Pottstown and Phoenixville.

In her new position Wenderoth will have primary responsibility for comprehensive alignment of all physicians and providers who practice – both employed and independent community-based clinicians – across Tower Health. Her assignment covers Tower Health’s medical group, providers, facility chief medical officers, and others.

Wenderoth previously worked as Tower’s senior vice president, and chief clinical officer of Tower Health Medical Group.

She “has the background, experience, and trusted relationships we need to lead the clinical reorganization and physician practice transformation initiatives that are critical to securing a bright future for Tower Health,” P. Sue Perrotty, Tower Health interim president and CEO, said.

“Now is a time where collaboration and a shared sense of purpose and responsibility will drive our organization forward, Wenderoth added, “and I look forward to working with my fellow physicians and providers to evolve our organization and continue our long history of clinical excellence.”

Wenderoth, hospital photos supplied by Tower Health