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St. Mary's Center for Orthopaedics Welcomes Sacha Matthews, M.D. to New England Foot & Ankle Specialists in Portland


11.05.2018

Dr. Matthews is an Experienced Hand and Upper Extremity Surgeon

Portland, Maine – November 5, 2018 – St. Mary's Center for Orthopaedics is pleased to announce the addition of Sacha Matthews, M.D., an experienced hand and upper extremity surgeon, to New England Foot & Ankle Specialists (NEFAS) in Portland.

Dr. Matthews completed his pre-medical program at Amherst College in Massachusetts and his Doctorate of Medicine at Columbia University in New York. He began his career at New York Presbyterian Hospital in New York where he completed an internship in surgery, a residency in orthopaedics and earned the role of Administrative Chief Resident for the Department of Orthopaedics. Dr. Matthews was also an Emanuel B. Kaplan Hand and Upper Extremity Fellow at the Hospital for Joint Diseases at New York University in New York. Prior to joining NEFAS, Dr. Matthews spent 15 years working at Spectrum Health Care Partners also in Portland. "I couldn't be more excited to join St. Mary's Health System's team of orthopaedic experts," said Dr. Matthews. "They're a collaborative group. Each surgeon contributes to an environment of truly outstanding and compassionate care."

"Dr. Matthews has been a very important part of Portland's orthopaedic care community for many years," Paul Ranucci, Director of Orthopedics at St. Mary's Health System. "We're very happy to have a surgeon of his caliber join our team."

Dr. Matthews is accepting new patients in the Portland office at 117 Auburn Street. For more information or to schedule an appointment, please call 207.797.4791.


About New England Foot & Ankle Specialists
At NEFAS, we understand healthy, functional feet and ankles are critical to your mobility and the enjoyment of many activities. Under Dr. Pomeroy's direction, our physicians and staff have conducted thousands of successful foot and ankle procedures, including more total ankle reconstructions than any other New England practice. We have extensive experience in treating traumatic sports injuries, heel pain, arthritis, limb salvage and deformities. We operate under the belief that patient education, compassion and respect are vital to your healing. Our approach to orthopaedic care considers the impact of treatment on every aspect of your life including work, family or recreation. Together, our team of experts - orthopaedic surgeons, therapists, nurses, primary care providers and others - work with you to achieve your personal goals through an individualized care plan.

About St. Mary's Health System
St. Mary's Health System is comprised of St. Mary's Medical Center, a 233-bed acute care community hospital, a primary care provider network, urgent care and emergency department, an extensive complement of behavioral and mental health services as well as outpatient specialty practices. We offer the combination of talented and compassionate caregivers and state of the art medical technology to meet Androscoggin County's health care needs. To learn more about us, please visit: www.stmarysmaine.com.



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