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Because an investment in our health always yields a positive return, we at Portland Magazine are proud to offer this special advertising section as a service to our readers to reflect the dramatic new ways area hospitals, clinics, surgical specialists, health organizations, health-minded providers of goods and services, educational institutions, and other influential members of the community are taking a warm and welcoming interest in our collective health as it meets the culture and lifestyle we enjoy as part of a richly fulfilling existence in Maine.
In the pages that follow, you’ll find a wealth of helpful information and resources, from endoscopy performed on weekends to accommodate the needs of businesspeople and families, to health and welfare providers who want to introduce exciting and innovative options for health care and wellness as a matter of both substance and style. Because we all have choices to make as 2009 warms to new realities—and we know those decisions count.
Certified audiologists Dr. Roger Fagan and Dr. Caitlin W. Helstrom fit and service a wide variety of hearing instruments. Hearing evaluations, hearing-aid services, tinnitus treatment, and now auditory-processing assessment are all available at our convenient Portland location. Call today: 797-8738, or check out faganhearing.com.
Leslie R. Gass, D.O. provides traditional, cranial, and biodynamic Osteopathic Manipulation for pediatric, adult, and geriatric populations. Treating multiple medical problems including neck and back pain and other musculoskeletal issues, fibromyalgia, headaches, sinusitis, asthma, pregnancy-induced pain/swelling, colic, birth trauma, and newborn feeding issues. Contact 773-7330, 535 Ocean Ave. Portland, maineosteopath.com.
LaserVision at Maine Eye Center is Maine’s only provider of iLASIK laser vision correction. iLASIK combines 100-percent blade-free technology with the world’s most advanced vision correction platform. Located at 15 Lowell Street in Portland. To determine if you are a candidate, call 791-7850 or visit maineeyecenter.com for more information.
Maine Coast Orthopaedics and Maine Coast Adult Health Care Located in Portland, we provide orthopaedic treatment for fractures, reconstructive surgery, sports injuries, arthroscopy, ACL repair, and total knee and hip replacement. Also offering family care services for ages 12 and up by Sheri L. Piers, ANP. We accept all insurances. For more information, please call 797-0113.
At Sedgewood Commons, a team of experienced nurses, therapists, and staff offers multiple levels of care for those with Alzheimer’s disease and dementia. Located in Falmouth, our services include the adult day program Today Care, assisted living facilities, Skilled Nursing Care, and Long Term Nursing Care. 781-5775, sedgewoodcommons.com
Simply Radiant offers a variety of skin care services to help correct, protect, and rejuvenate your skin, including Botox, Restylane, Radiesse, Juvéderm, Perlane, Fraxel laser treatment, laser hair removal, vein therapy, medical-grade skin care products, and more. Located at 1685 Congress Street in Portland. Call 523-5575 or visit simplyradiantmaine.com for more information.