Weeks Partners with UCVH for Orthopedic Services

Weeks Partners with UCVH for Orthopedic Services

May 23rd, 2016

Dr. Paul Kamins and Jessica Lorenz-Armstrong to Offer Orthopedic Services at Upper Connecticut Valley Hospital

Weeks Medical Center announced a partnership with Upper Connecticut Valley Hospital to provide orthopedic services in Colebrook. Orthopedic specialist Paul Kamins, MD, will begin offering appointments at Upper Connecticut Valley Hospital two days per month. In addition, orthopedic physician assistant Jessica Lorenz-Armstrong, PA-C, will be seeing patients twice weekly in Colebrook.

Dr. Kamins treats a broad range of orthopedic medical issues for patients of all ages, including shoulder, elbow, wrist, hand, knee, hip, ankle, and foot treatments; total joint replacement; arthroscopic surgery; and sports medicine. Dr. Kamins is a board certified fellow of the American College of Orthopaedic Surgery. Physician Assistant Lorenz-Armstrong will see patients with general orthopedic needs.

“In our continued commitment to bring healthcare specialists closer to home, Weeks is pleased that Dr. Paul Kamins, in partnership with Upper Connecticut Valley Hospital, will now be offering orthopedic services in Colebrook as well as in Lancaster,” said Scott Howe, CEO of Weeks Medical Center. “Dr. Kamins offers personalized care for both surgical and non-surgical orthopedic concerns. He is also a recognized knee-replacement specialist. We’re pleased that he will be able to serve even more patients in the North Country.”

Dr. Kamins will be seeing patients in Colebrook on the first and third Tuesdays of each month beginning in June. Jessica Lorenz-Armstrong will be seeing patients in Colebrook on a twice weekly basis. To schedule an appointment in Colebrook, please call 603-388-4330.

For more information about orthopedic care services at Weeks Medical Center, please visit WeeksMedical.org or call 603-788-5260.

Weeks Medical Center and Upper Connecticut Valley Hospital are now part of North Country Healthcare, an affiliation that also includes Androscoggin Valley Hospital and Littleton Regional Healthcare.