February 16, 2019
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Free vascular screening program planned in Ellsworth

Community Author: Carol Higgins Taylor
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ELLSWORTH — Bucksport Regional Health Center will offer a free vascular screening 4:30-6 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 22, at Coastal Health Center, 37 Commerce Park. Dr. Stephen Nightingale, BRHC physician, internist, and expert in vascular conditions, will conduct the screenings.

Anyone suffering from painful varicose veins, leg swelling, venous leg ulcers, chronic leg fatigue, heaviness and discomfort is encouraged to attend. Appointments are required and may be scheduled by calling 667-5064.

Bucksport Regional Health Center, a Federally Qualified Health Center, has offices in Bucksport and Ellsworth and provides medical, dental (Bucksport only), treatment of venous conditions (Ellsworth only) and behavioral health services to everyone, including the uninsured and underinsured, regardless of their ability to pay. BRHC has served the community for more than 40 years and is always accepting new patients. Visit bucksportrhc.org to learn more.