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February 6, 2017
Two Physicians Make 2016 Top Doctors List

Harrington HealthCare System congratulates two of its physicians who made the Community Health Care 2016 Top Doctors list, which was published December 21016 as a special supplement in the Telegram and Gazette.

Download: The 2016 Top Doctors Book

The report was organized by Castle Connolly, which has a physician-led research team that screens the medical educations, training, hospital appointments, disciplinary histories and more for physicians nominated by their peers.

Doctors do not and cannot pay to be listed as a Castle Connolly Top Doctor.

Click here to learn more about the nomination process.

Top Doctors – 2016

Dr. David Erani, Endocrinology

Dr. Erani is a member of Harrington Physician Services and has an endocrinology and diabetes practice in Sturbridge. He is a board-certified endocrinologist with more than 15 years in clinical practice.

He received his medical degree from the New York University School of Medicine and completed a fellowship at the Department of Endocrinology, Harvard Medical School/Longwood Medical Area Training Program. He was also a resident at Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center—New York.

The former director of medical programs for the Joslin Diabetes Center in Boston, Dr. Erani provided medical leadership and guidance to the network of Joslin-affiliated diabetes centers throughout the United States.

He is also the former chief medical officer for DiabetesAmerica, Inc., a Texas-based medical organization dedicated to helping people manage their diabetes.

Dr. Erani is very engaged in his community and managing patient care for diabetic and endocrine disorders. He is also an advocate each year for the Step Out for Diabetes Walk in Worcester.

Dr. Robert Cherry, Urology

Dr. Cherry has local roots to southern Worcester county and a long reputation of being a devoted, dedicated physician of urology.

He attended the Tulane University School of Medicine in New Orleans, LA, and completed residencies at Washington Hospital Center and Tulane University School of Medicine, Department of Urology.

He is a Harrington Physician Services medical staff member, practicing general urology at 20 Southbridge Road in Charlton.

Dr. Cherry is a member of the American Urologic Association and the American Society of Clinical Urologists.

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Our top priority is to protect you, our patients, communities, and healthcare workers.

Current Visitor Policy

For the health and safety of our patients and employees, the following policy is in effect as of Monday, March 30

There will be NO visitors allowed in any inpatient or outpatient services (this includes the Emergency Department, Harrington Physician Services offices, and all other Harrington HealthCare Facilities)

Please note that the Main Lobby at Harrington Hospital in Southbridge will be closed at 7pm. All patients who need to enter the hospital after that time should come in through the ED.

The implementation of this policy is in an effort to limit the spread of potential illnesses that could be harmful to you, our patients, community, and staff. Thank you for your cooperation.

TELEHEALTH Appointments Now Available

To protect your health during the COVID-19 pandemic, certain appointments may now be conducted via TELEHEALTH, a service that allows you to see your doctor from home via a phone call or via a video conference call using your smartphone or computer.

If you are interested in scheduling a TELEHEALTH appointment, please let our office know when you call to make your appointment. We will do our best to accommodate your request if TELEHEALTH is appropriate for the type of care you need.