Penobscot Community Health Care (PCHC) is pleased to announce that Nicole Smith-Sandilands, MD, has joined the medical staff at PCHC’s Helen Hunt Health Center, 242 Brunswick Street, Old Town, and will also provide services at Community Care & Geriatrics. Dr. Smith’s practice centers on all aspects of high-quality medical care, including patient physicals, acute visits, and health care maintenance.
Dr. Smith received her undergraduate degree from the Ohio State University, Columbus, OH, graduating Magna cum Laude, and her Doctor of Medicine degree from Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine, Cleveland, OH, followed by residency at the Maine Medical Center Family Medicine Residency, Portland, ME. Dr. Smith also studied American Sign Language in Health Care Settings and Health Care for Deaf Populations at Gallaudet University, Washington, DC. Prior to joining Penobscot Community Health Care, Dr. Smith served at Health Access Network providing broad-spectrum Family Medicine, as well as geriatric care, including regular home visits and serving as staff physician to local nursing homes.
Noah Nesin, MD, FAAFP, Vice President of Medical Affairs, states, “Dr. Smith has a wealth of family medical experience and is skilled at meeting the needs of patients from small town Maine. We are pleased that she has chosen to join Helen Hunt Health Center’s wonderful team of caring providers.”
Dr. Smith is accepting new patients at Helen Hunt Health Center; for an appointment please call 207-827-6128. Helen Hunt Health Center is open seven days per week and, in addition to family medical care, offers Dental Care, Walk-In Care, Optometry, Pharmacy, Physical Therapy, Podiatry, and X-ray.