Services

After-Hours Care

Do you need care after regular office hours? We provide 24/7 access to health care services through extended hours, walk-in appointments, PCHC eHealth, and after-hours on call providers Our Walk-In Care Centers are open 8am–8pm Monday-Friday and 9am–4pm Saturday/Sunday. In addition, we always have a provider on-call after hours to help you access the care… Read more »

Audiology

Voted Bangor’s Best Hearing Aid Center for 6 years in a row! Audiological Hearing Evaluation The Warren Center provides complete audiometric evaluations performed by our licensed, certified audiologists. Evaluations include a number of specialized tests for infants, children and adults which assess hearing ability and type of hearing loss.  Complete Hearing Aid Services Hearing aids… Read more »

Care Management

Through Care Management, our patients receive the healthcare information they want and need when they are struggling with chronic illnesses, such as Diabetes, Asthma, heart and respiratory diseases. Too often, patients find themselves after discharge, wondering how to manage their medications, monitor their condition, and follow instructions received at the hospital.  Care Managers help patients… Read more »

Community Care & Geriatrics

Caring for you through all of the stages of your life Penobscot Community Health Care’s Community Care & Geriatrics features ongoing, collaborative and integrated medical care for seniors and adults with unique needs. Our skilled team of providers focuses on solutions for patients, caregivers, and their families in nursing homes, long-term care facilities, and patient… Read more »

Community Care Team (CCT)

At your doctor’s office or in your home, the Community Care Team (CCT) works with you and your family to identify barriers to good health, and provide you with the tools and support you need to improve your health. The Community Care Team works with your provider to help find areas in your healthcare where… Read more »

Dental Services

Good oral hygiene is essential to the well-being of your health. Our compassionate, knowledgeable staff can provide ways to help you practice healthier habits for a lifetime of healthy smiles. PCHC’s comprehensive Dental Services provide full dental care for your entire family in state-of-the-art facilities in Bangor and Old Town. Using the latest in oral… Read more »

Family Medicine

At Penobscot Community Health Care, our Family Medicine physicians, physician assistants and nurse practitioners focus on prevention, treatment, and education of illness and injury. PCHC offers a full line of services to meet your specific needs.  We make it easy to get the care you need by having Mental Health, Lab Services, X-Ray, Pharmacy  and Physical… Read more »

Health Care for the Homeless

The Hope House Health and Living Center The Hope House Health and Living Center, located at 179-181 Corporate Drive in Bangor, includes three distinct services for homeless and peri-homeless individuals in our community, all under one roof: the Hope House Health Center, the Hope House Shelter, and Hope House Transitional Housing. Hope House Health Center At the Hope… Read more »

Laboratory Services

At PCHC, we make lab testing easy for people with busy lives.  As a PCHC patient, you don’t need to go anywhere else – PCHC operates full service laboratory for your convenience. Lab tests can be drawn at almost all PCHC practices, in CLIA-certified lab facilities.  If your insurance participates with PCHC for lab services, testing can be… Read more »

Medical Specialists

Ensuring Access for All to Medical Specialists Integrated with Primary Care Services Often, you might have a health problem that requires you to see a medical specialist.  Because of this, PCHC  employs or partners with over a dozen medical specialists to make sure your health care needs are met in a timely manner. The specialities… Read more »

Mental Health

At PCHC, we believe that the head is attached to the body – that your mental health plays a big role in your overall well-being – so we have integrated mental health professionals into every medical practice to offer you the most comprehensive care available. As a PCHC patient, integrated mental health is designed to provide… Read more »

Nutrition

PCHC offers a range of nutrition services, including high-quality nutrition counseling and education, modified diets, and individual diet therapy for those with special nutritional needs. Our on-site Licensed, Registered Dietitian provides nutritional services to patients with diabetes, patients diagnosed as underweight, overweight and obese, patients with nutritional deficiencies and food allergies, and patients with cholesterol… Read more »

Optometry

Integrated Optometry Services are provided at Helen Hunt Health Center in Old Town by John Gaetani, OD, who has practiced in the area for over 10 years.  Dr. Gaetani will see patients of all PCHC practices. Optometry services range from basic vision screenings and diagnosis and treatment of disorders of the visual system, to the diagnosis of systemic… Read more »

Osteopathic Manipulation Therapy

Osteopathic Manipulation Therapy is a hands-on method of therapy used by Doctors of Osteopathic Medicine to diagnose and treat illness or injury. Through OMT, Osteopathic providers employ pressure, stretching, and resistance techniques to manipulate muscle or joints. The general purpose of OMT is to ease pain, increase mobility, and promote healing.  OMT can provide great… Read more »

Pediatrics

Visit our new PCHC Pediatrics website at pediatrics.pchc.com! From birth to adolescence, your child will receive high quality primary health care in a warm and welcoming environment.  At Penobscot Pediatrics, your child may be seen 7 days a week with same day acute care and 24 hour pediatrician coverage.  Pediatric care is also available at Helen… Read more »

Pharmacy

Fill Your Prescription Before You Leave the Doctor’s Office PCHC has four full-service pharmacies conveniently located at Penobscot Community Health Center in Bangor, Helen Hunt Health Center in Old Town, Brewer Medical Center in Brewer and Seaport Community Health Center in Belfast.  PCHC pharmacies are staffed by knowledgeable pharmacists, who strive to offer patients compassionate care… Read more »

Physical Therapy

The Science of Healing and the Art of Caring Quality Services PCHC offers a range of physical therapy services to meet your needs whether rehabilitation, conditioning, training, prevention, or reeducation. We strive to give you the attention you deserve in the treatment or your injury, condition, or therapy concern. Our goal is to assist you… Read more »

Podiatry

Foot pain and discomfort can be uncomfortable and disruptive to day-to-day life.  PCHC’s Podiatry practice is dedicated to providing relief from foot pain and helping patients regain mobility and comfort so that they can enjoy their daily activities. Whether your discomfort is the result of a sports-related injury or a chronic condition, our podiatrists will explain… Read more »

Recovery

Congratulations on taking this first important step to working toward an addiction-free life… asking for help. PCHC wants to partner with you on the road to recovery. We have several different locations providing addiction recovery treatment. Our goal is to use a team approach to help you get back into a life free from opioid… Read more »

Speech Therapy

Diagnosis and Treatment of Speech and Language Disorders The Warren Center offers professional diagnostic evaluations to clients of all ages for identification and treatment of communication disorders including: articulation disorders, such as the omission, substitution or distortion of speech sounds rendering speech difficult to understand, or affecting a person’s acceptance in society stuttering/dysfluency, the interruption… Read more »

Walk-In Care

Don’t Feel Well? Just come in. We’ll take care of you. Walk-in Care provides for immediate care needs without scheduling an appointment. Just walk into one of four convenient locations when you’re sick and see one of our providers. Minor injuries or illnesses that can be treated by one of our Walk-In Care departments include sprains… Read more »

Women’s Health

Gynecological Care PCHC’s Women’s Health department provides sensitive, respectful, high-quality care to women of all ages.  Our Board Certified Gynecologist and Women’s Health Nurse Practitioner provide routine exams and minor gynecological procedures on-site in our Speciality practice. PCHC’s Women’s Health department assists women with complex gynecological problems, routine annual exams, pregnancy testing, family planning counseling,… Read more »

X-Ray

Radiology Services At PCHC, we make having x-rays taken easy for people with busy lives. As a PCHC patient, you don’t need to go anywhere else – PCHC operates two full service x-ray departments for your convenience. X-rays ordered by your PCHC provider can be taken at Helen Hunt Health Center in Old Town or… Read more »