PORTLAND, Maine — Elizabeth Gittinger, M.D., has joined All About Women, a specialty practice within Mercy Health System of Maine. Dr. Gittinger is board certified in Obstetrics and Gynecology. A native of Massachusetts, Dr. Gittinger received her undergraduate degree from Bowdoin College and attended the University of Massachusetts Medical School. She completed her residency at Boston Medical Center. Dr. Gittinger worked in the Boston area for the last eight years, most recently at the Boston University School of Medicine.
“We are pleased to welcome Dr. Gittinger to All About Women, our specialty practice dedicated to providing women and their partners with the best gynecological and obstetrical care in southern Maine. Dr. Gittinger’s work in Boston will complement the highly skilled team we have in place at All About Women,” stated Scott Rusk, M.D., Chief Medical Officer and vice president of Medical Administration for Mercy Hospital.
“I am very excited to be joining All About Women. The philosophy of the practice aligns perfectly with my brand of health care for women. Blending clinical excellence and compassionate care with a focus on the family results in better care for our patients and their babies,” stated Elizabeth Gittinger, M.D.
All About Women is located at the Fore River Medical Building in Portland.
Mercy Health System of Maine (MHSM) includes Mercy Hospital, Gary’s House, McAuley Residence, Mercy Recovery Center and VNA Home Health Hospice. MHSM provides a broad range of medical and surgical services, as well as primary and specialty care. It is a continuum of care provider for patients in southern Maine. Mercy is sponsored by the Sisters of Mercy of the Americas, Northeast Community. Mercy is a member of Catholic Health East, a multi-institutional Catholic health system serving communities in 11 eastern states from Maine to Florida. More information on Mercy is available at www.mercyhospital.org.