Medical Care

There are many physician specialists that provide care for problems that become more likely as we age. Geriatric services and geriatric physicians are a good first step if you do not already have primary care. Geriatricians can provide specialist referrals.

Also see Eye and Vision, Hearing Assessments and Hearing Aids, Home Health Care, Hospice Services, Mental Health Services, Pain Management, Palliative Care, Physical Therapy, Rehabilitation Services.

(207) 973- 6100

268 Stillwater Avenue, Bangor, ME, USA

Services: The Acadia Hospital Geriatric Mental Health and Neuropsychiatry Program consists of outpatient care in the Mood and Memory Clinic, hospital and nursing home consultation, research clinical trials and education for families and health care providers. When necessary, the Hospital staff provides physical, speech, and occupational therapy and close coordination with primary care physicians and nurses.

(207) 262-7192

663 Stillwater Avenue, Bangor, ME, USA

Services: Bangor Mall Eye Associates provide comprehensive eye care including cataract, diabetic, glaucoma, and macular degeneration services. They also provide routine eye care and contact lens services, including multi-focal, astigmatism, and hard to fit contacts. Comprehensive eye care goes far beyond getting fit for glasses or contact lenses. They take the time to evaluate the health of your eyes for glaucoma, macular degeneration, cataracts, diabetes, diabetic retinopathy, corneal degenerations / dystrophies, vascular issues, and many different systemic issues affecting health. The hours are 9am to 5pm Monday through Friday and 9am to 4pm on Saturdays.

(207) 992-4547

103 Texas Avenue, Bangor, ME, USA

Services: Screenings for Chlamydia, Gonorrhea, and Syphilis; oral swabs for HIV; and free condoms. Referrals are also given. The clinic hours are Mondays and Wednesdays 9am to 12pmand the fourth Thursday 4pm to 7pm. You may also call for an appointment time. Confidential and supportive service.

Bangor, ME, USA

Services: BrainLine is a national multimedia project offering information and resources about preventing, treating, and living with Traumatic Brain Injury. BrainLine includes a series of webcasts, an electronic newsletter, and an extensive outreach campaign in partnership with national organizations concerned about traumatic brain injury.