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Palliative Care grows to meet demand

Date: 01/31/2020

Northern Light Palliative Care is pleased to announce the additional of Kevin Osgood, MD to the Kevin Osgood, MDpractice. A native of Orono, Dr. Osgood is a graduate of the University of Vermont School of Medicine and completed an emergency medicine residency at The Medical College of Georgia. He is board-certified by the American Board of Emergency Medicine in emergency medicine as well as hospice and palliative medicine.
Palliative care is specialized care for people with serious illness. It focuses on providing relief from the symptoms and stress of a serious illness, and the goal is to improve quality of life for both the patient and the family. Dr. Osgood brings a wealth of experience to Northern Light Health, having practiced hospice and palliative medicine at Emory University Hospital and Piedmont Hospital, both in Atlanta. He was most recently employed as a palliative care physician at Prisma Health-Richland and Baptist Hospitals in Columbia, South Carolina, but wanted to return to his home state of Maine to provide exceptional palliative care for patients in our region.
To schedule an appointment with Dr. Osgood or to contact the practice, call 207.973.6604. Click HERE to learn more about Northern Light Palliative Care.