Free Saint Anne’s Hospital Center for Orthopedic Excellence Seminars
October 21—"Shoulder Pain? Get Answers" with Matthew Kippe, MD
November 19—"Winter Sports 101: Common Injuries and How to Prevent Them" with Chad Beattie, MD
Time: 6:00-7:30 pm
Location: Wamsutta Club, 427 Count Street, New Bedford
Reserve your seat by calling Steward DoctorFinder at 800-488-5959.
Judith Miesner, DO, is offering an extra dimension to your health care through osteopathic manipulation treatment (OMT). Instead of just treating specific symptoms, osteopathic physicians concentrate on treating you as a whole by using manipulative therapy that incorporates the whole body. OMT can help people of all ages ease pain, promote healing and increase mobility. To learn more about OMT, view these videos:
Department of Transportation (DOT) medical examinations are now being done by Mary Fitzhugh, MD and Karen Caddell, NP. Appointments can be made by calling 508-996-3991.
The three main Hawthorn facilities are located at 531, 535 and 537 Faunce Corner Road. All three locations can be accessed by the Main Entrance at Faunce Corner Road (at the traffic light). SRTA bus stop is at the Main Entrance of the 535 building. Free valet parking is available at 531. Visit this page for locations of physicians/services.
Hawthorn's patient portal—StewardCONNECT—allows patients to connect securely with their doctor and medical team online, and view and verify health information. Log In or Activate an Account.
Hawthorn is the first in the Southcoast area to offer patients the latest 3D technology for clinically superior mammograms with exceptionally sharp images. In recognition of October as Breast Cancer Awareness Month, we will showcase our new 3D technology at an Open House on Tuesday, October 27 from 5:00-7:00 pm. Stop by the Women’s Diagnostic Center, 531 Faunce Corner Road and see the new equipment and the images it generates. Relax with a glass of wine and hors d’oeuvres while learning about breast cancer prevention and detection. To reserve your spot at the Open House, call 508-961-0991.
Hawthorn Cardiologist Michael Rocha, MD formed the New Bedford Wellness Initiative to raise health awareness and encourage physical activity. In addition to monthly Wellness Walks, a new Wellness Program for adults is being held at the Greater New Bedford Boys & Girls Club every Sunday from 11:00 am-3:00 pm beginning October 18. Check out their Facebook page and web site for information about upcoming events.
Hawthorn Medical is an affiliate of the Steward Health Care Network.