Charlotte Hungerford Hospital (CHH) has opened “CHH Primary Care” in the center of Thomaston, CT, the newest practice operated by Charlotte Hungerford Hospital’s Multi-Specialty Group of outpatient service providers and physicians. Roberta Meltzer, MD., former director at the hospital’s Medical Walk-In Center in Torrington, will be offering comprehensive primary care services for adults young and old at her new office on 131 Main Street, Thomaston. Appointments will begin December 16th, 2013.
According to Dr. Meltzer, her practice is committed to personal and compassionate care through the diagnosis and treatment of both acute and long-term health conditions with a focus on wellness and lifestyle medicine. In addition to traditional medical care, Dr. Meltzer incorporates diet and nutrition, Physical activity stress management, and smoking cessation to provide healthier outcomes for patients.
“I’m so pleased to be able to serve the people of Thomaston and the surrounding area. Our goal is to provide a welcoming presence to help our patients not only feel better, but inspire them to learn and practice healthy lifestyle techniques to improve their long-term health.”
Dr. Roberta Meltzer joined the Charlotte Hungerford Hospital medical staff in 1995, where she served as the chief physician at the CHH Medical Walk-In in Torrington. She was pleased to receive the opportunity to offer primary care in Thomaston, and to continue her association with CHH, just under 10 miles up Route 8. Dr. Meltzer attended Medical School at SUNY at Buffalo and conducted her Internship and Residency at Hartford Hospital. She is certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine.
CHH Primary Care is located in downtown Thomaston at 131 Main Street, Suite 101A. Office hours are Monday, Wednesday, Thursday 8:45 AM to 5:15 PM, Tuesday 1 to 6 PM, and Friday 8:30 AM to 1 PM.
The practice accepts most major insurances. For questions and to schedule an appointment, contact 860-880-8091.
The CHH Multi-Specialty Group is a local network of outpatient physician practices and services owned and managed by the hospital. An additional CHH Primary Care office is located at 780 Litchfield Street in Torrington on the CHH hospital campus. Currently consisting of over 60 physicians, physician assistants and nurse practitioners, these outpatient hospital departments coordinate care among a multitude of specialties including cardiology, neurology, urology, surgery, joint replacement and orthopedics, and primary, urgent and wound care.
Charlotte Hungerford Hospital is a 109-bed, general acute care hospital located in Torrington, Connecticut, that serves as a regional health care resource for 100,000 residents of Litchfield County and Northwest Connecticut. One-Thousand Employees, One Job, Your Health. Visit www.charlottehungertford.org for information.