Physician-Endocrinology & Diabetes

Maine Medical Center   •  

Portland, ME

Industry: Hospitals & Medical Centers


Not Specified years

Posted 31 days ago

Maine Medical Partners Endocrinology & Diabetes Center is seeking a FT BC/BE Endocrinologist to join 9 physicians and 4 Advanced Practice Providers in their greater Portland, Maine location and to support practice outreach initiatives in Maine.

Specialists at Maine Medical Partners Endocrinology & Diabetes Center care for patients with glandular problems and endocrine problems, including thyroid disease, pituitary problems, disorders of growth and development, fertility problems, certain types of bone disease, diabetes mellitus, lipid disorders and other hormonal disorders. The Center offers comprehensive services, including dynamic testing for endocrine disorders, infusion services, DXA, 1-131 therapy, thyroid ultrasound and on site biopsy.

The Center's Diabetes Education Programis recognized by the American Diabetes Association (ADA), and offers services including diabetes education and nutrition counseling, weight loss classes, pump training, and pre-diabetes classes offered by their Certified Diabetes Educators. Physicians at the Center have a full working relationship with area primary care physicians, and recently developed a comprehensive Diabetes in Pregnancy Programin conjunction with the physicians at Maine Medical Partners Women's Health's division of Maternal-Fetal Medicine.

The successful candidate will practice in Scarborough primarily, but also may help support practice outreach initiatives by providing endocrinology and diabetes management services for patients in new and existing outreach clinics. Candidates will participate in ongoing quality projects, and contribute to didactic sessions with Maine Medical Center Residents, and medical students from the Maine Medical Center-Tufts University School of Medicine Program. Candidates must be fellowship trained in Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism.

Maine Medical Center (MMC) has 637 licensed beds and is the state's leading tertiary care hospital and Level One Trauma Center, with a full complement of Residencies and Fellowships and an integral part of Tufts University Medical School.

Maine Medical Partners is Maine's largest multi-specialty medical group serving the healthcare needs of patients locally and throughout northern New England. This high quality team of more than 500 physicians provides a wide range of hospital-based, primary, specialty and sub-specialty care delivered through a network of more than 30 locations in the greater Portland area.