November 30, 2009

Four Renowned Family Practice Physicians Join Harrington

CHARLTON, Mass. - November 30, 2009 - Harrington Physician Services (HPS) is pleased to announce the addition of Family Practice physicians Martin Devine, Leah Doret, Elizabeth Fuller and Monika Mathur to its Charlton practice.

These four esteemed and popular Charlton-based physicians, coming from the Fallon Clinic, will soon join the Harrington family in the new Harrington HealthCare at Charlton medical office building under construction at 10 North Main Street, at the junction of Route 20 East and North Main, across from CVS. The new medical office building will also include specialty-care physicians, wound care treatment with hyperbaric oxygen chambers, X-ray, bone densitometry, ultrasound, digital mammography, and a phlebotomy draw station. One portion already open at the site houses an MRI read by Harvard Medical Faculty physicians from Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center.

Current patients can continue to see doctors Devine, Doret, Fuller and Mathur under their Fallon Direct, Select, Senior Care, Blue Cross, Harvard Pilgrim, Tufts and other major insurance plans. All four take most major insurances. Harrington Physician Services is now scheduling current patients for these physicians at the 10 North Main Street building. Call 508-248-3015 for an appointment or more information.

"Doctors Devine, Doret, Fuller and Mathur are highly respected and popular physicians in the Charlton area," said Harrington Hospital CEO Ed Moore. "We are honored that they have chosen to become part of the Harrington family by joining Harrington Physician Services."

"The goal of Harrington Physician Services is to bring the best in medical care to the communities we serve," said Kristin Morales, Executive Director at HPS. "We are thrilled that these physicians can continue to provide high-quality care locally. The addition of these established physicians will allow us to expand
our trademark Total Local Care - TLC - in Charlton and surrounding communities."

Martin Devine, M.D., received his degree in medicine from the University of Arizona. He did his internship and residency at University of Massachusetts Medical School and he is board certified in Family Practice.

Leah Doret, M.D., received her degree in medicine from the University of Massachusetts Medical School. She did her internship and residency at University of Massachusetts Memorial Health Care. She is board certified in Family Practice.

Elizabeth Fuller, M.D., received her degree in medicine from University of Massachusetts Medical School. She did her internship and residency at University of Massachusetts Memorial Health Care and she is board certified in Family Practice.

Monika Mathur, M.D., received her degree in medicine from the Ross University School of Medicine. She did her internship and residency at the Mayo Clinic and is board eligible in Family Practice.

Harrington Physician Services is an affiliate of Harrington Hospital in Southbridge and is part of Harrington HealthCare System.