True North Health Center

Family Practitioners

  • 202 Us Route 1 Falmouth, ME 04105-2194 (207) 781-4488

Doctors in True North Health Center

  • 3 star hospital
  • 3 star medical school
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True North Health Center Summary


  • Data not available

Medical Schools Attended

  • Stony Brook University
  • State University of New York Downstate

Hospital Affiliations

  • Mercy Hospital
  • Maine Medical Center

Languages Spoken

  • Data not available


  • Family Practitioner

Insurances Accepted

Information about Group Practices

What is a Group Practice?

According to The Medical Group Management Association, a group practice is any relationship between three or more physicians who share facilities, expenses, profits and other resources like support staff and equipment.

Group practices tend to fall into two categories: those that organize around a particular medical specialty and those that encompass several specialties like True North Health Center that specializes in family medicine.

Why Group Practice?

As medicine became more complex in the twentieth century, the need for group practices made more sense. Physicians found it impossible to know everything about the emerging drugs and technologies on the medical landscape. In addition, the cost of providing a full range of diagnostic services, such as tests and X-rays, in one location became prohibitive to the individual practitioner. Hence, doctors from various disciplines began to team together in order to provide more comprehensive care to their community of patients.

Benefits of Group Practice:

  • Access to doctors from various disciplines for referrals and advice
  • Better coverage on weekends and off-hours
  • One-stop clinics for comprehensive care and testing


True North Health Center Details

1 is board certified
1 is female

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