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VNA Shines Light on Maine Artisans in Driven

VNA Home Health Hospice, an affiliate of EMHS and Mercy Hospital, is an organization known for providing clinically excellent, compassionate home health and hospice care to individuals and families. VNA is presenting Driven – an art event to showcase Maine artists while raising awareness for VNA and the importance of home health care. “Understanding that […]

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Mercy Portland Surgical Associates Welcomes Dr. Singh

Portland Surgical Associates is proud to announce Dr. Neena Kaur Singh has joined their skilled team of providers. Portland Surgical Associates (PSA) is comprised of four surgeons; Karin Cole, Christopher Rogers, Benjamin Russell and Neena Singh as of September 2014. As a general surgeon, Dr. Singh specializes in minimally invasive surgery. “Dr. Singh brings a […]

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Mercy Express Care+ Celebrates 100 Days of Care

Mercy Health System of Maine is pleased to announce that its first Express Care+ facility, located at 175 Fore River Parkway, Portland, Maine has successfully completed its first 100 days of service. Open from 10am to 10pm, 7 days a week, area residents and workers can seek immediate medical care close to where they live […]

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Mercy Yarmouth Primary Care Welcomes Dr. Lowery

With the continued high demand for primary care services, Mercy Health Care System of Maine is pleased to announce that John Lowery, DO, Ph.D., has been named the newest primary care physician at Mercy Yarmouth Primary Care. Located on Route One in Yarmouth, this office is one of nine Mercy Primary Care Centers throughout the […]

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Mercy Surgeon Makes Regular Rounds to King’s Hospital in Haiti

PORTLAND, ME (June 23, 2014)—Suzanne A. Hoekstra, MD, FACS, is a globe-trotting surgeon, lured by faraway places like Belarus, Romania, Honduras, and Haiti, where she makes frequent medical missions to King’s Hospital in Port-au-Prince. Hoekstra is well known for her work as a board-certified surgeon with Breast Care Specialists of Maine, a division of Mercy […]

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George H W Bush Celebrity Golf Classic to benefit Gary's House

Kennebunkport, Maine (June 6, 2014) – George Prescott Bush, grandson of the 41st President, will serve as Honorary Chair of the 2014 George H.W. Bush Celebrity Golf Classic in Kennebunkport, Maine, June 24. The 12th annual fundraising tournament, accessible to the public, is held at Cape Arundel Golf Club near former President Bush’s Walker’s Point […]

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Mercy Hospital Earns Top Marks for Hospital Safety

Portland, Maine (May 1, 2014) — Mercy Health System of Maine has earned a top grade in patient safety by an independent national non-profit run by employers and large purchasers of health benefits. The latest update to the Hospital Safety Score, released by The Leapfrog Group, shows Mercy receiving an “A” ranking in the industry […]

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Surgical Weight Loss Seminar on August 28

Mercy is partnering with EMMC to host patient education session on their “surgical weight loss” program.  We will be hosting a patient education session at Mercy on Thursday, August 28 from 4-6 pm at the Fore River Hospital located at 175 Fore River Parkway, Portland, Maine. EMMC Surgical Weight Loss Now has the highest accreditation status and is […]

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Gourmet Gala Raises Fundraising Bar for Gary's House

Annual Gourmet Gala Event Raises the Fundraising Bar for Gary’s House Four Local law firms compete for “Chopped” bragging rights  (Portland, Maine, May 1, 2014)—A record crowd of friends and supporters of Gary’s House, Mercy Hospital’s hospitality resource for families of patients receiving care at local hospitals in the Portland community, gathered at the Ocean […]

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Sarah Vasil Honored at Blaine House for Work in Sexual Assault

Mercy Health System of Maine is pleased to announce that Sarah Vasil, RN, a Sexual Assault Forensic Examiner (SAFE) in the Emergency Department was presented with this year’s SAFE Award at the annual Blaine House Tea on April 1. Her exceptional dedication and care for patients who have been victims of sexual assault set her […]

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Tonya Houde joins Mercy Hospital as Director of Business Development

Mercy Hospital is pleased to announce Tonya Houde as the new Director of Business Development. In this role, Houde will develop programs, services and processes addressing needs and demands of the community. With the addition of Houde, the hospital will continue to expand its fully integrated model, with a large primary care network at the […]

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Circus Conservatory partners with Mercy and MECA

The Circus Conservatory of America, forming in Portland as the nation’s first circus arts college, has announced two strategic partnerships in healthcare and higher education that position the school to achieve its mission of providing the highest caliber education to circus artists in the United States. The Conservatory will partner with Mercy Hospital, a member of […]

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Mercy to Host an Evening with the Experts on March 27 about Colon Cancer

Many people are unaware that colon cancer is one of the most easily preventable and detectable cancers. To show support for colon health and as a conclusion to National Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month, the Mercy Hospital campus personnel will not only wear blue, but also will hold a day of colon cancer awareness on Thursday, […]

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Law Firms to Battle in the Kitchen for Gary's House

 February 25, 2014 (Portland)  – Law firms are accustomed to using skill, speed, ingenuity and strategy to obtain a successful outcome for their clients.  Now, four firms will apply those same skills in an effort to defeat their competition in the kitchen!  Kozak & Gayer, PA; Lambert Coffin; Norman, Hanson & DeTroy; and Pierce Atwood  […]

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Mercy Recovery Center Welcomes New Medical Director, Dr. Bilotti

Portland, Maine (February 19, 2014) — Edward J. Bilotti, M.D. has been named the Medical Director of the Mercy Recovery Center, the largest substance abuse treatment center in Maine and known nationally for its work in treating the entire spectrum of chemical abuse. Located in Westbrook, Mercy Recovery Center is part of the Mercy Health […]

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Sanjay Godara, M.D. Joins Mercy Pulmonology and Critical Care Team

(Portland, Maine, January 20, 2014)—Mercy Hospital has announced that Sanjay Godara, M.D. has joined Mercy’s Pulmonology Medicine and Critical Care Practice. Most recently, Dr. Godara was the Director of Critical Care at St. Mary’s Regional Medical Center in Lewiston. He previously served as Director of the Sleep Lab at St. Joseph’s Hospital in Bangor.  He […]

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1st Robert J. Masterson Nursing Scholarship Awarded

First Robert J. Masterson Nursing Scholarship Awarded USM Nursing Student aspires to continue the proud tradition of caring and compassion that was hallmark of late Robert Masterson, CCRN Portland, Maine, January 7, 2014 –Almost a year after the passing of renowned Mercy Critical Care Nurse, Bob Masterson, the first recipient of the scholarship established in […]

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Whole Foods Market Presents 9th Annual Gourmet Gala

Whole Foods Market Presents the 9th Annual Gourmet Gala to Benefit Gary’s House (January 8, 2014)  The Gourmet Gala, an annual epicurean evening, will be held on Thursday April 10, 2014 from 6 to 9PM at Portland’s Ocean Gateway.   Numerous area restaurants, caterers and bakeries bring some of their favorite dishes to share with the […]

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6 Mercy Providers named in Down East Magazine's 2014 Maine Top Docs

6 Mercy Providers named in Down East Magazine’s “2014 Maine Top Docs Physician Survey 2014” We are pleased to recognize several Mercy providers who were named in Down East Magazine’s “Maine Top Docs Physician Survey 2014. Dr. Mark Publicker (Addiction Medicine), Dr. Seth Blank(Thoracic Surgery), Dr. Michael Makaretz (ENT), Dr. Roger Inhorn (Oncology), Dr. John Devlin […]

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Dr. Jon Eddinger of Mercy Cardiology appears on Heart Health 8 Report

On Sunday, December 8, 2013, Dr. Jon Eddinger of the Mercy Cardiology team appeared on WMTW’s Heart Health 8 Report. Dr. Eddinger spoke with reporter Tracy Sabol about the toll holiday stress can take on the heart.

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Directions (Mercy State Street Campus)

From Points North (I-95): Take the Maine Turnpike (I-95) south to Exit 48, Riverside / Larrabee (formerly exit 8). Turn left onto Riverside Street, go 1/10 mile to end and turn left onto Brighton Avenue (Rte 25). Follow 3 miles to the Portland campus of the University of Southern Maine, then bear left on Bedford Street. At the intersection with Forest Ave. (Rte.302), turn right; after the I-295 overpass, bear right and continue south on Rte. 77 (State Street). Go up the hill and cross Congress Street; the hospital will be on your right at 144 State Street.

From Points North (I-295): Take Exit 6A, turn slight right onto US-302/ME-100/Forest Avenue. Continue to follow, bear right and continue south on Rte. 77 (State Street). Go up the hill and cross Congress Street; the hospital will be on your right at 144 State Street.

From Points South (I-95): From the Maine Turnpike (I-95) take Exit 44, South Portland/I-295 (formerly exit 6A) and merge with I-295. Follow I-295 to Exit 6A (Forest Avenue south), turning right at the end of the ramp; bear right immediately onto Rte. 77 (State Street). Go up the hill and cross Congress Street; the hospital will be on your right at 144 State Street.

From Points South (I-295): Take Exit 5 toward ME-22/US-1A, keep left at the fork in the ramp, turn right onto Congress St, turn right onto State St.; the hospital will be on your right at 144 State Street.

From Points West (Rte. 302): Follow Rte. 302, which becomes Forest Avenue in Portland. Continue south on Forest Avenue into the center of Portland; after the I-295 overpass, bear right and continue south on Rte. 77 (State Street). Go up the hill and cross Congress Street; the hospital will be on your right at 144 State Street.

From Points West (Rte. 113/25): Follow Rte. 113 (Southeast) to Rte. 25 (East) into Westbrook. Once on Rte. 25 (Brighton Avenue), continue about 3 miles past the Portland campus of the University of Southern Maine, then bear left on Bedford Street. At the intersection with Forest Ave. (Rte.302), turn right; after the I-295 overpass, bear right and continue south on Rte. 77 (State Street). Go up the hill and cross Congress Street; the hospital will be on your right at 144 State Street.

Patient and Visitor Parking is located on Spring Street. Turn right at the light in front of 144 State Street and the parking lot will be on your left.

Directions (Mercy Fore River Campus)

From Points North: Take I-295 southbound to Exit # 5A. At the end of the ramp you should be in the left-hand lane. Take a left at the traffic light and remain in the left-hand lane, continuing straight onto the Fore River Parkway. The main entrance and patient drop-off are ahead on your left. Follow signs for patient parking.

From Points South: Maine Turnpike North (I-95) to exit 45; take I-295 northbound to Exit # 4 (U.S. Rte 1). Cross the Veteran’s Bridge. At the traffic light you should be in the left-hand lane and turn left onto Fore River Parkway. Go through the next traffic light. The main entrance and patient drop-off are ahead on your right. Follow signs for patient parking.

From South Portland: Go over the Casco Bay Bridge, through the traffic light at the State Street intersection and stay in the right lane, turning right onto Park Street. Take another right at the stop sign onto Commercial Street. Head west on Commercial Street to the Veteran’s Bridge intersection. Proceed straight through the light, over the bridge and onto the Fore River Parkway. After the next traffic light. the main entrance and patient drop-off are ahead on your right. Follow signs for patient parking.

From Points West (Congress St. and Rte. 22): Heading east on Congress Street/Route #22 into Portland, turn right at the traffic light after Norway Savings Bank, following the signs for South/I-295/Route 1/South Portland. At the next traffic light you should be in the left hand lane; continue straight onto the Fore River Parkway. The main entrance and patient drop-off are ahead on your left. Follow signs for patient parking.


Directions (Gorham Crossing)

From Points North:
Take I-295 South to exit 5B (Route 22 W/Congress Street), turn right at the bottom of the exit ramp onto 22W/Congress Street.
Follow Route 22 West/County Road for 7 miles into Gorham.
Go through the light at the junction of Routes 114 and 22, and take your next left into the Mercy Gorham Crossing driveway.

From Points South: 
Take Maine Turnpike (I-95) North to exit 42 (US-1 toward Scarborough).
Go straight off the exit, then left onto Payne Road. Follow Payne Road 1.5 miles, turn left onto Gorham Rd/114 North. Follow for 3 miles, turn left onto County Road/114/22. Follow for one mile, go through the light at the junction of Routes 114 and 22, and take your first left into the Mercy Gorham Crossing driveway.

From Points East (Scarborough/Cape Elizabeth):
Take Gorham Rd/114 North for approximately 5 miles from junction with US-1. Turn left onto County Road/114/22. Follow for one mile, go through the light at the junction of Routes 114 and 22, and take your first left into the Mercy Gorham Crossing driveway.

From the West/Bar Mills area:
Follow Main Street East from Bar Mills; after it becomes Portland Rd. East/County Road/Route 22 East, follow for 7 miles.
Turn right at the junction of 114/22 into the Mercy Gorham Crossing driveway.

From the Northwest/Windham area:
Take Route 4 South/US-202 West, turn right onto Main Street/Route 25, then left onto 114/South Street. Follow for 3 miles.
Gorham Crossing is directly across from the light at the junction of Rts. 114 and 22.


Directions (Westbrook)

From Points North and South: On Maine Turnpike (I-95), take Exit 48 (Riverside/Larrabee) and go straight through intersection onto Larrabee Road; at next traffic light turn right onto Main Street. Follow Main Street into downtown Westbrook and past the Sappi Paper Mill. After passing under a railroad bridge, take the next right onto Park Road. Mercy Westbrook is on the left at 40 Park Road, Mercy Addiction Medicine is on the right at 50 Park Road.

From Points West: Take Route 302 into Westbrook. Turn left onto E. Bridge Street and follow for 1.4 mi. Bear left onto Park Road. Mercy Westbrook is on the right at 40 Park Road; Mercy Addiction Medicine is on the left at 50 Park Road.


Directions (Windham)

From points West: Take Route 302 to rotary at Fosters Corner. Enter rotary and follow Mercy Windham sign. Exit rotary and take left into Mercy Windham entrance.

From points North: Take Maine Turnpike exit #63 (Gray exit). Turn left after toll plaza and follow Route 202 to intersection of Route 302 at Fosters Corner. Enter rotary and follow Mercy Windham sign. Exit rotary and take left into Mercy Windham entrance.

From points South: Take Maine Turnpike exit #48. Turn right off the exit onto Riverside Drive. Continue to Route 302 and turn left. Continue to Windham; Mercy Windham is on right just before the rotary at Fosters Corner.


Directions (Mattina R. Proctor Diabetes Center)

From Points North: Take the Maine Turnpike (I-95) south to Exit 48, Riverside / Larrabee (formerly exit 8). Turn left onto Riverside Street, go 1/10 mile to end and turn left onto Brighton Avenue (Rte 25). Follow 3 miles to the Portland campus of the University of Southern Maine, then bear left on Bedford Street. At the intersection with Forest Ave. (Rte.302), turn right; after the I-295 overpass, bear right and continue south on Rte. 77 (State Street). Go up the hill and cross Congress Street; the hospital will be on your right at 144 State Street.

From Points South: From the Maine Turnpike (I-95) take Exit 44, South Portland/I-295 (formerly exit 6A) and merge with I-295. Follow I-295 to Exit 6A (Forest Avenue south), turning right at the end of the ramp; bear right immediately onto Rte. 77 (State Street). Go up the hill and cross Congress Street; the hospital will be on your right at 144 State Street.

From Points West (Rte. 302): Follow Rte. 302, which becomes Forest Avenue in Portland. Continue south on Forest Avenue into the center of Portland; after the I-295 overpass, bear right and continue south on Rte. 77 (State Street). Go up the hill and cross Congress Street; the hospital will be on your right at 144 State Street.

From Points West (Rte. 113/25): Follow Rte. 113 (Southeast) to Rte. 25 (East) into Westbrook. Once on Rte. 25 (Brighton Avenue), continue X miles past the Portland campus of the University of Southern Maine, then bear left on Bedford Street. At the intersection with Forest Ave. (Rte.302), turn right; after the I-295 overpass, bear right and continue south on Rte. 77 (State Street). Go up the hill and cross Congress Street; the hospital will be on your right at 144 State Street.

Patient and Visitor Parking is located on Spring Street. Turn right at the light in front of 144 State Street and the parking lot will be on your left.


Directions (Physical Therapy Center)

From Downtown Portland: Head west on Congress Street/ME-22, out of downtown Portland. At the intersection of Congress Street and Stevens Avenue, the Westgate Shopping Center will be on the left.

From Points North: Take Exit 5 on I-295 South towards Congress Street/ME-22. There will be several forks in the ramp, keep to the right of all the forks. Move into the left lane, heading straight through the first lights and turning left onto Congress Street at the second light. The Westgate Shopping Center will be 0.5 miles ahead on the left.

From Points South: From the Maine Turnpike (I-95) take Exit 44, South Portland/I-295 (formerly exit 6A) and merge with I-295. Follow I-295 to Exit 5B and turn slightly right onto Congress Street/ME-22. Travel 0.5 miles and the Westgate Shopping Center will be on the left.


Directions (VNA Home Health Hospice)

From Points North: From the Maine Turnpike (I-95 South), merge onto I-295 S via exit 103 toward ME-9 / Gardiner / ME-126 / Brunswick. Take the ME-9 / Westbrook St. exit (exit 3) toward the Portland International Jetport. Turn right onto ME-9 / Westbrook St. At second traffic light, turn right onto Western Avenue. Turn left onto Foden Rd. VNA Home Health Hospice will be on your left just after turning onto Foden Road.

From Points South: From the Maine Turnpike (I-95 North) take Exit 45 toward I-295 / Maine Mall Rd / ME-114 / Payne Rd / US-1. Take the Maine Mall Rd exit toward ME-114 / Airport. Turn right at lights to go onto Maine Mall Rd (Maine Mall will be on the right). Turn right onto Gorham Rd. Turn left onto Foden Road. VNA Home Health Hospice will be on your right just before the intersection with Western Avenue.


Directions (Falmouth Internal Medicine)

From Yarmouth/Cumberland Foreside: Head South on I-295. Take Exit 10 toward I-95/US-1 and turn left onto Buckman Rd. Travel 0.3 miles and then turn slightly to the right onto US-I. Travel about a half mile and turn right onto Clearwater Drive.Travel about 0.4 miles and turn left to stay on Clearwater Drive. Portions of this road are unpaved. Mercy Falmouth Internal Medicine, #75, will be on the left and is in suite106.

From Portland: Head North on I-295 toward Falmouth. Take Exit 10 toward I-95/US-1 and turn slightly to the left, taking the ramp towards US-1/I-495. Turn left again onto Buckman Rd. Almost right away, turn slightly to the right onto US-I. Travel about a half mile and turn right onto Clearwater Dr. Travel about 0.4 miles and turn left to stay on Clearwater Dr. Portions of this road are unpaved. Mercy Falmouth Internal Medicine, #75, will be on the left and is in suite106.

From West Falmouth: Head East on Mountain Road. Mountain Rd. will become Falmouth Rd. Travel on this road for about 3.9 miles. Take a right onto Lunt Rd. Lunt Rd. becomes Depot Rd. Travel about 0.9 miles. Turn right onto US-I and travel 0.2 miles. Turn right onto Clearwater Dr and travel for about 0.4 miles. Turn left to stay on Clearwater Dr. Portions of this road are unpaved. Mercy Falmouth Internal Medicine, #75, will be on the left and is in suite106.

From Cumberland Center: Head South on Main St./Rt. 9. Travel on rt. 9 for about 5 miles. Turn left onto Buckman Rd. for about a half mile. Turn slightly to the right onto US-I. Travel about a half mile and turn right onto Clearwater Dr. Travel about 0.4 miles and turn left to stay on Clearwater Dr. Portions of this road are unpaved. Mercy Falmouth Internal Medicine, #75, will be on the left and is in suite106.


Directions (Standish Family Practice)

Mercy Standish Family Practice is located in the Colonial Market Place between Hannaford and the Post Office.

From Steep Falls: Head South on Pequawket Trail/Rt. 113. Continue on Rt. 113 for about 5.5 miles towards Ossipee Trail/ Rt. 25. Turn left and travel on Rt. 25 for about 2.4 miles. Turn right into the Colonial Market Place.

From Richville/Sebago Lake: Head Southeast on Richville Rd./Rt. 114. Travel about 2.7 miles. Take a right onto Northeast Rd./Rt. 35. Travel about 2.2 miles. Turn left onto Ossipee Trail East and travel for about a half mile. Turn right into the Colonial Market Place.

From Bonny Eagle: Head Northeast on Bony Eagle Road/Rt. 35. Continue on Rt. 35, about 4.7 miles, to Ossipee Trail East/Rt. 25. Take a right onto Ossipee Trail East and travel for about a half mile. Turn right into the Colonial Market place and Mercy Standish Family Practice is between Hannaford and the Post Office.

From Limerick: Head Northeast on Washington St./Rt. 11. Continue on Rt. 11 for 7.8 miles. Take a right onto Ossipee Trail East for about 7.5 miles. Turn right into the Colonial Market.


Directions (West Falmouth Primary Care)

From West Falmouth.  Start by heading East on Mountain Road toward Gray Road.  Turn right onto Gray Road and travel 0.7 miles.  Turn right onto Leighton Road and Mercy West Falmouth will be just ahead on the left.

From I-295.  Take Exit 10 toward US-1/Falmouth.  Travel 0.4 miles and turn right onto Bucknam Road.  Travel just 0.2 miles and turn left onto Middle Road followed by an almost immediate turn right onto Falmouth Road.  Travel 3.2 miles before tuning left onto Leighton Road.  Mercy West Falmouth will be just ahead on the left.

From I-95.  Take Exit 53 toward West Falmouth.  Turn left onto Gray Road.  Travel 0.3 miles.  Turn left onto Leighton Road and Mercy West Falmouth will be just ahead on the left.


Directions (Yarmouth Primary Care)

From I-295 points North:  Take Exit 17 toward Yarmouth and merge onto Route 1. Travel 1.9 miles and Mercy Yarmouth will be on the left hand side, parking is in the back.

From I-295 points South:  Take Exit 15 toward Yarmouth. Take a slight right off the exit onto Route 1. Travel 0.8 miles and Mercy Yarmouth will be on the right hand side, parking is in the back.

From Gray and points West:  Head Southwest on Portland Road/Routes 100/115. Turn left onto Yarmouth Road/Route 115 and travel 5.6 miles. turn right on onto Walnut Hill Road/Route 115. After 1.4 miles turn slightly left to continue on Walnut Hill Road/Route115. Travel 3.7 miles. Turn left onto School Street, travel just 0.1 miles and then turn slightly onto Route 1. Mercy Yarmouth will be 0.4 miles ahead on the left. Parking is in the back.


Directions (Portland Internal Medicine)


Directions (Fore River Family Practice)

Fore River Family Practice is located in the Fore River Medical Office Building at 195 Fore River Parkway. We are in Suite 160 on the 1st floor. There is ample parking for our patients in the parking lot next to the building.

From Points South: Take I-295 northbound to Exit # 4. Cross the Veteran’s Bridge. At the traffic light you should be in the left hand lane and turn left onto the Fore River Parkway. Go through the next traffic light. Fore River Family Practice is located in Suite 160 on the 1st floor of the Fore River Medical Office Building next to Mercy Hospital’s Fore River facility. Follow signs for patient parking.

From Points North: Take I-295 southbound to Exit # 5A. At the end of the ramp you should be in the left hand lane. Take a left at the traffic light and remain in the left hand lane, continue straight onto the Fore River Parkway. Fore River Family Practice is located in Suite 160 on the 1st floor of the Fore River Medical Office Building next to Mercy Hospital’s Fore River facility. Follow signs for patient parking.

From the Casco Bay Bridge: From South Portland go through the light at the State Street intersection and stay in the right lane, turning right onto Park Street. Take another right at the stop sign onto Commercial Street. Head west on Commercial Street to the Veteran’s Bridge intersection. Proceed straight through the light over the bridge onto the Fore River Parkway. Go through the next traffic light. Fore River Family Practice is located in Suite 160on the 1st floor of the Fore River Medical Office Building next to Mercy Hospital’s Fore River facility. Follow signs for patient parking.

From Points West (Congress St. and Route 22): Heading east on Congress Street/Route #22, take a right at the traffic light after Norway Saving Bank, following the signs for South/I-295/Route 1/South Portland. At the next traffic light you should be in the left hand lane and continue straight onto the Fore River Parkway. Fore River Family Practice is located in Suite 160 on the 1st floor of the Fore River Medical Office Building next to Mercy Hospital’s Fore River facility. Follow signs for patient parking.


Directions (Mercy Gastro)

Directions to our 25 Long Creek Drive location in South Portland, Maine
207-535-1100

 From I 95 North or South: Take exit 46 (Jetport). At the end of the ramp turn right. After100-200 yards you will intersect Western Ave (Route 9). Turn right onto Western Ave; follow Western Ave through two traffic lights. When you see The Curtain Shop on the left, turn right onto Long Creek Drive. Go to the end of the street, we are the last building on the right side. Please park in front. Our office is on the first floor.

 From I 295 traveling South: Take exit 3 (Westbrook Street). At the end of the ramp turn right onto Route 9. At the second set of traffic lights turn right onto Western Ave (Route 9), and then almost immediately turn left onto Long Creek Drive, just after Ethan Allen Furniture Store. Go to the end of the street, we are the last building on the right side. Please park in front. Our office is on the first floor.

 Directions to our144 State Street Location in Portland Maine
207-879-3000

Mercy State Street Campus is located at 144 State Street in Portland, on the corner of State and Spring Streets.

From Points South: From the Maine Turnpike (I-95) Exit at44, South Portland/I-295 (formerly exit 6A) and merge with I-295. Follow I-295 to Exit 6A (Forest Avenue south), turning right at the end of the ramp; bear right immediately onto Rte.77 (State Street). The hospital will be on your right at 144 State Street.

From Points North (Rte.26/100): Take the Maine Turnpike (I-95) south to Exit 48, Riverside / Larrabee (formerly exit 8). Turn left onto Riverside Street; follow to end and turn left onto Brighton Avenue (Rte. 25).Follow past the Portland campus of the University of Southern Maine, then bear right (South)on Deering Avenue. Turn left at the next intersection onto Park Avenue. Turn right at Jct. of Rte. 77 (State Street). The hospital will be on your right at144 State Street.

From Points West (Rte. 302): Follow Rte. 302 to Forest Avenue in Portland. Continue south on Forest Avenue until you pass under the I-295 overpass; then bear right and continue south on Rte. 77 (State Street). The hospital will be on your right at 144 State Street.

From Points West (Rte. 113/25): Follow Rte. 113 (South East) to Rte. 25 (East) into Westbrook. Once on Rte. 25 (Brighton Avenue), continue past the Portland campus of the University of Southern Maine, then bear right (South) onto Deering Avenue. Turn left at the next intersection, onto Park Avenue. Turn right at Jct. of Rte. 77 (State Street).The hospital will be on your right at 144 State Street.

Check in at the front desk and they will direct you where to go.

Patient and Visitor Parking is located near the intersection of State and Spring Streets. Turn right at the light in front of144 State Street and the parking lot will be on your left

Directions

From Points North: Take the Maine Turnpike (I-95) south to Exit 48, Riverside / Larrabee (formerly exit 8). Turn left onto Riverside Street, go 1/10 mile to end and turn left onto Brighton Avenue (Rte 25). Follow 3 miles to the Portland campus of the University of Southern Maine, then bear left on Bedford Street. At the intersection with Forest Ave. (Rte.302), turn right; after the I-295 overpass, bear right and continue south on Rte. 77 (State Street). Go up the hill and cross Congress Street; the hospital will be on your right at 144 State Street.

From Points South: From the Maine Turnpike (I-95) take Exit 44, South Portland/I-295 (formerly exit 6A) and merge with I-295. Follow I-295 to Exit 6A (Forest Avenue south), turning right at the end of the ramp; bear right immediately onto Rte. 77 (State Street). Go up the hill and cross Congress Street; the hospital will be on your right at 144 State Street.

From Points West (Rte. 302): Follow Rte. 302, which becomes Forest Avenue in Portland. Continue south on Forest Avenue into the center of Portland; after the I-295 overpass, bear right and continue south on Rte. 77 (State Street). Go up the hill and cross Congress Street; the hospital will be on your right at 144 State Street.

From Points West (Rte. 113/25): Follow Rte. 113 (Southeast) to Rte. 25 (East) into Westbrook. Once on Rte. 25 (Brighton Avenue), continue about 3 miles past the Portland campus of the University of Southern Maine, then bear left on Bedford Street. At the intersection with Forest Ave. (Rte.302), turn right; after the I-295 overpass, bear right and continue south on Rte. 77 (State Street). Go up the hill and cross Congress Street; the hospital will be on your right at 144 State Street.

Patient and Visitor Parking is located on Spring Street. Turn right at the light in front of 144 State Street and the parking lot will be on your left.

Directions

From Points North: Take the Maine Turnpike (I-95) south to Exit 48, Riverside / Larrabee (formerly exit 8). Turn left onto Riverside Street, go 1/10 mile to end and turn left onto Brighton Avenue (Rte 25). Follow 3 miles to the Portland campus of the University of Southern Maine, then bear left on Bedford Street. At the intersection with Forest Ave. (Rte.302), turn right; after the I-295 overpass, bear right and continue south on Rte. 77 (State Street). Go up the hill and cross Congress Street; the hospital will be on your right at 144 State Street.

From Points South: From the Maine Turnpike (I-95) take Exit 44, South Portland/I-295 (formerly exit 6A) and merge with I-295. Follow I-295 to Exit 6A (Forest Avenue south), turning right at the end of the ramp; bear right immediately onto Rte. 77 (State Street). Go up the hill and cross Congress Street; the hospital will be on your right at 144 State Street.

From Points West (Rte. 302): Follow Rte. 302, which becomes Forest Avenue in Portland. Continue south on Forest Avenue into the center of Portland; after the I-295 overpass, bear right and continue south on Rte. 77 (State Street). Go up the hill and cross Congress Street; the hospital will be on your right at 144 State Street.

From Points West (Rte. 113/25): Follow Rte. 113 (Southeast) to Rte. 25 (East) into Westbrook. Once on Rte. 25 (Brighton Avenue), continue about 3 miles past the Portland campus of the University of Southern Maine, then bear left on Bedford Street. At the intersection with Forest Ave. (Rte.302), turn right; after the I-295 overpass, bear right and continue south on Rte. 77 (State Street). Go up the hill and cross Congress Street; the hospital will be on your right at 144 State Street.

Patient and Visitor Parking is located on Spring Street. Turn right at the light in front of 144 State Street and the parking lot will be on your left.

Directions

From Points North: Take the Maine Turnpike (I-95) south to Exit 48, Riverside / Larrabee (formerly exit 8). Turn left onto Riverside Street, go 1/10 mile to end and turn left onto Brighton Avenue (Rte 25). Follow 3 miles to the Portland campus of the University of Southern Maine, then bear left on Bedford Street. At the intersection with Forest Ave. (Rte.302), turn right; after the I-295 overpass, bear right and continue south on Rte. 77 (State Street). Go up the hill and cross Congress Street; the hospital will be on your right at 144 State Street.

From Points South: From the Maine Turnpike (I-95) take Exit 44, South Portland/I-295 (formerly exit 6A) and merge with I-295. Follow I-295 to Exit 6A (Forest Avenue south), turning right at the end of the ramp; bear right immediately onto Rte. 77 (State Street). Go up the hill and cross Congress Street; the hospital will be on your right at 144 State Street.

From Points West (Rte. 302): Follow Rte. 302, which becomes Forest Avenue in Portland. Continue south on Forest Avenue into the center of Portland; after the I-295 overpass, bear right and continue south on Rte. 77 (State Street). Go up the hill and cross Congress Street; the hospital will be on your right at 144 State Street.

From Points West (Rte. 113/25): Follow Rte. 113 (Southeast) to Rte. 25 (East) into Westbrook. Once on Rte. 25 (Brighton Avenue), continue about 3 miles past the Portland campus of the University of Southern Maine, then bear left on Bedford Street. At the intersection with Forest Ave. (Rte.302), turn right; after the I-295 overpass, bear right and continue south on Rte. 77 (State Street). Go up the hill and cross Congress Street; the hospital will be on your right at 144 State Street.

Patient and Visitor Parking is located on Spring Street. Turn right at the light in front of 144 State Street and the parking lot will be on your left.