Ephrata Community Hospital

About Our Staff

Beyond the building and the equipment, it’s the people who truly make the difference at the Ephrata Cancer Center. We’re proud of our highly trained staff, dedicated doctors, and caring volunteers who come together to care for our patients. We remain focused on providing the personalized care that patients have come to expect.

Our physicians, nurses, pharmacists and office staff stand ready as a resource for the many individuals and their families who will face the diagnosis of cancer this year.

Medical Oncology Doctors

Cheryl L. Gardner, D.O. is a graduate of Helene Fuld School of Nursing, Trenton, NJ, Rider University, Lawrenceville, NJ and the Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine. She fulfilled her internship and internal medicine residency at the Delaware Valley Medical Center. She completed a hematology/oncology residency at the State University of New York at Stony Brook. Dr. Gardner is board certified in internal medicine, hematology and medical oncology.

Wilfred A. Layne, M.D. is a graduate of St. Vincent Teacher’s College, West Indies and St. George’s University School of Medicine. He completed internship training at Jersey City Medical Center and Seton Hall University School of Graduate Medical Education. He completed residency training in hematology/oncology at the State University of New York Health Science Center at Brooklyn. Dr. Layne is board certified in internal medicine, hematology and medical oncology.

Giridhar Adiga, M.D. joined the Ephrata Cancer Center as a medical oncologist in July 2010. He completed his residency and fellowship training at New York Medical College, Montefiore Medical Center, New York. Dr. Adiga is a fellow of the American College of Physicians and is an associate member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology.  He has authored several scientific presentations and peer reviewed articles.

So Hyang Park, M.D. graduated from Kyung Pook National University College of Natural Sciences and School of Medicine, Daegu, Korea. She completed an internship at Wyckoff Heights Medical Center, Brooklyn, NY, residency training at Lenox Hill Hospital, New York University, and a hematology/medical oncology fellowship at the University of Maryland Cancer Center, Baltimore. Dr. Park is board certified in internal medicine, hematology, and medical oncology.

Radiation Oncology Doctors

Michael J. Lambo, M.D. is a graduate of the University of St. Thomas, St. Paul, MN and the University of Wisconsin School of Medicine. He completed an internship and residency at Carney Hospital, Boston and a radiation oncology residency at Hahnemann University Hospital, Philadelphia. He is board certified by the American Board of Radiology.

Suman Tiwari, M.D. is a graduate of Rutgers College, New Brunswick, NJ and the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey. She completed an internship at Abington Memorial Hospital and residency training in radiation oncology at Cooper Hospital University Medical Center, Camden, NJ and Fox Chase Cancer Center, Philadelphia, PA. She is board certified by the American Board of Radiology.