BANGOR — Car seats often are used incorrectly, and this is a contributing factor to many infant and toddler injuries and fatalities. Fortunately, free help is available for parents who have a new car seat, may have a recalled car seat, or do not know how to use… Read More
    BREWER — Eastern Maine Medical Center Cancer Care announces a new medical director, Rodrigo Maegawa, MD. Bringing expertise in leukemia, lymphoma, and immunotherapy, Dr. Maegawa joined Eastern Maine Medical Center in 2012 as a hematologist and oncologist. In his new role, he will work to advance services for… Read More
    The safety of EMMC’s patients and staff is our highest priority. Due to the winter storm, all of our primary care and specialty care practices will close at some point during the day on Thursday. We are contacting patients to reschedule appointments as needed. EMMC’s Emergency… Read More
    BANGOR — Dealing with urinary or bladder issues, prostate cancer, erectile dysfunction, and other men’s health issues can be uncomfortable. Fortunately, there are numerous options and expert support in our region. Eastern Maine Medical Center is pleased to welcome urologist G. Richard Batstone, MD, to EMMC Urologic Surgery… Read More
    Eastern Maine Medical Center welcomes Wisam Elfatih Elmalik, MD to EMMC Neurology Specialists. Dr. Elmalik earned his bachelor in medicine and bachelor in surgery degree from the University of Medical Sciences and Technology in Khartoum, Sudan. He completed an externship at Soba University Teaching Hospital in Khartoum, Sudan… Read More
    Muhammad Ateeq Arshad, MD, has joined Eastern Maine Medical Center’s Neurology Specialists. Dr. Arshad completed his bachelor of medicine and bachelor of surgery degree in Rawalpindi Medical College in Rawalpindi, Pakistan, which is affiliated with the University of Health Sciences in Lahore, Pakistan. He was a resident in… Read More
    BANGOR — Patients deserve the safest environment for their care, and it is comforting to know this level of care is available locally. Eastern Maine Medical Center recently received an “A” in safety from The Leapfrog Group, a national nonprofit that evaluates US hospitals on preventable errors, infections,… Read More
    BANGOR — Eastern Maine Medical Center is pleased to welcome M. Jawad Latif, MD, to EMMC Cardiothoracic Surgery of Maine. Dr. Latif will be the first to offer robotic thoracic surgery in the area. He is experienced in minimally invasive thoracic surgery, as well as esophageal cancer screening,… Read More
    BANGOR — Eastern Maine Medical Center, Safe Kids Maine, and Quirk Chevrolet are partnering up to offer free car seat safety checks 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 11, at Quirk Chevrolet, 293 Hogan Road. Car… Read More
    Non-invasive cardiologist Sreedhar Reddy Madireddy, MBBS, MD, MPH, has joined Eastern Maine Medical Center’s Northeast Cardiology Associates. Dr. Madireddy earned his medical degree from Royal Kakatiya Medical-NTR University of Health Sciences and completed his residency and fellowship at the Chicago Medical School at Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine… Read More
    When children are sick and the hospital becomes their temporary home, strong bonds are created between patients and family members and the staff who work on the Pediatric Unit. For the first time, Eastern Maine Medical Center pediatric nurses and staff are inviting their patients to come back… Read More
    (Bangor, Maine) –Eastern Maine Medical Center welcomes Alexandria Dame FNP, to EMMC Family Medicine on Husson Avenue. Alexandria earned her Master of Science in nursing from Simmons College in Boston where her clinical rotations included women’s health, OB/GYN, cardiology, family practice, and pediatric primary care. Alexandria… Read More
    (Bangor, Maine) – Eastern Maine Medical Center welcomes Mamatha Sirivol, MD, MPH, to EMMC Family Medicine in Hampden. Dr. Sirivol earned her medical degree at Kakatiya Medical College in India and completed her residency at Conemaugh Memorial Medical Center in Pennsylvania. She is board certified by the American… Read More