Buckingham Valley Rehabilitation & Nursing Center:
Short Term Rehab, Long Term Care, Hospice, Respite & More

Our Mission

Our mission is to be the facility of choice for patients, employees and physicians by providing high-quality care to our community. At Buckingham Valley Rehabilitation & Nursing Center, the pillar of our operation is the delivery of quality healthcare in the most appropriate, safe, patient-centered care environment.

Rehab Center Ammenities


Meet Our Team

Cynthia Kowalski

Cynthia Kowalski is a Licensed Long Term Care Administrator as well as a Registered Nurse in the State of Pennsylvania. She has been an Administrator since 2004 and has worked in the long term care setting for 30 plus years. She has also worked in Acute Care and Pre-Hospital Care settings throughout her career as well. She completed her Masters Degree in Nursing with an educational tract for Geriatric Clinical Nurse Specialist. She has been part of the Buckingham Facility since 2019.

Dorothy Lesher, RN

Director of Nursing
Dorothy “Dottie “ Lesher is a Bucks County native she was born and raised in Fallsington. She graduated from Pennsbury High School and went on to the Helene Fuld School of Nursing. Dottie has a tenured nursing career with over 20 years of experience providing acute cardiac care. Dottie has always had a passion for caring for her patients and their families. She has found joy in following the journey of her patients through their rehabilitation in the post acute setting. While rehabilitation is not always easy she is a firm believer that, as with many other things in life “good things to come to those that wait”. When Dottie is not working you will probably finding her hiking or biking on the breathtaking trails around her home.

Anthony Stec

External Liaison
Anthony Stec is the external liaison for Buckingham Valley Rehab and Nursing. A 2005 graduate from Penn State University, Anthony brings over 13 years of Sales and Marketing experience in the Healthcare setting. Anthony enjoys building relationships in the community as well as providing a great client experience for Buckingham Rehab. Anthony is extremely dedicated to making the transition for the patient to rehab as seamless as possible.
In Anthony’s free time he enjoys spending as much time as he can with his 6 year old daughter, Kenley. He also has a passion for Philadelphia sports, cooking and golfing.

Christin Ivak

Admissions Director