Television - Local Programs
Marking 30 years as the region's premiere medical information program...
Call the Doctor
Wednesdays at 7:30pm on WVIA-TV
Thursdays at 10pm on WVIA-TV
Sundays at 4pm on WVIA-TV
Call the Doctor is the regions premiere medical series, with a focus on addressing critical health & wellness needs of our region. Call the Doctor supplies viewers with direct contact, during the broadcasts and after, with available local resources that can help those in need through their difficult and sometimes isolating health journeys.
- October 4th - Medical Marijuana
- October 11th - Sports Medicine
- November 1st - Hospice Care/Palliative Care
- November 8th - Immunotherapy
Watch the Latest Episode
Now PlayingPrecision Medicine: It's About You
Precision Medicine: It's About You
Diabetes: The Silent Killer
Prostate Cancer: What Every Man Should Know
Does Your Child Have Autism?
When is the Right Time for Joint Replacement?
Colorectal Cancer: Early Detection Saves Lives
Stroke: Time Lost is Brain Lost
The ABCs of Heart Disease
Thyroid Disease: Know The Facts
Discover advancements, options, and choices available in the battle against breast cancer
Our goal is to bring awareness and reduce the stigma of mental health problems
It is time to stop feeling sick from the affect of yours or someone else’s addictions
If diabetes affects your life, your doctor is your number one resource
Recognize the importance of identifying the warning signs and symptoms of arthritis
Meet the Team
Paola Giangiacomo is a multiple award winning journalist and a 20-year veteran of Broadcast Journalism. Giangiacomo got her start at KMCT in Monroe, Louisiana where she became a weeknight Anchor. She later moved to Anchor/Reporter positions at WBKB in Alpena, Michigan, WWCP/WATM in Johnstown, Pennsylvania and then on to WNEP in Moosic, Pennsylvania where she reported, anchored and produced for nearly 13 years. Giangiacomo holds a B.A. in Broadcast - Cable Communications from Pennsylvania State University. She resides in Northeastern Pennsylvania with her husband and two sons.
In addition to being seen on WVIA’s upcoming season of Call the Doctor, Paola can be heard delivering news on FOX News Headlines 24/7 on SIRIUSXM Channel 115.