Posted on August 12th, 2014 by Speare Memorial Hospital
Happy Feet and Diabetes: A Discussion
The American Diabetes Association says that “feet should last a lifetime,” but diabetes can make it harder to keep feet healthy.
Come meet Katie Wood Hedberg, APRN, Program Director of Speare Hospital’s Wound Care Center. Listen in as she explains how to spot the early signs of a sore foot, and when to seek medical care.
What: Diabetes Support Group
When: Thursday, September 4, at 5 pm
Where: Speare Memorial Hospital, cafeteria annex
FREE: no registration or advance reservation needed
#DocsInSocks – September is Peripheral Artery Disease (PAD) Awareness Month – #WhiteSockCampaign
Posted on September 20th, 2017 by Speare Memorial Hospital
September is Peripheral Artery Disease (PAD) Awareness Month. Physicians, clinicians, and staff at Speare Memorial Hospital participated in The Save a Leg, Save a Life (SALSAL) Foundation’s White Sock Campaign. The goal is to raise awareness of PAD and early detection through one simple tool: a white sock. The white sock symbolizes the many patients […]
Dr. Doug Weiss joins Speare and Plymouth Orthopedics & Sports Medicine
Posted on August 2nd, 2017 by Speare Memorial Hospital
Dr. Weiss is excited to return to central New Hampshire. He earned his bachelor’s degree at Dartmouth College where he captained the ice hockey team. After graduation, he played professional hockey in the United States and Europe before returning to Dartmouth to attend medical school. He completed a general surgery internship at Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center and […]