200 Groton Road, Ayer, MA 01432 978-784-9000
Ayer, MA, - Dr. Stephany T. Godfrey, primary care physician specializing in Osteopathic Medicine, joins Steward Medical Group. Dr. Godfrey will practice family medicine with Nashoba Family Medicine in Groton, Massachusetts beginning in August.
Dr. Godfrey, a Captain in the United States Air Force, earned her medical degree from New England College of Osteopathic Medicine in Biddeford, Maine. She joins Steward Medical Group from Hanscom Air Force Base in Bedford, Massachusetts where she served as a family physician. In this role she provided outpatient primary care to 1,500 empanelled patients, and augmented primary care services with Osteopathic Manipulative Medicine.
While deployed in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom, Dr. Godfrey held the title of Combined Joint Special Operations Task Force Deputy Surgeon at Balad Air Force Base in Iraq; Dr. Godfrey provided outpatient primary care, with a focus on orthopedic injuries and infections, to deployed service members. She also provided humanitarian care to remote Iraqi families. In May of 2012, Dr. Godfrey was awarded the Joint Service Commendation Medal from the United States Army.
“My family and I are ready to settle down and establish roots, and I am thrilled to join Nashoba Family Medicine,” said Godfrey. “I encourage my patients to take an active and engaged role in their healthcare. I feel that a partnership between patients and providers is essential.”
Dr. Godfrey has been recognized for outstanding achievement in Osteopathic Principles and Practice, and she is Board Certified from the American Osteopathic Board of Family Physicians. “We are thrilled to have Dr. Godfrey join our medical staff,” said Steve Roach, President of Nashoba Valley Medical Center. “Her extensive experience as a physician and as a Captain in the Air Force is truly impressive, and we are very fortunate to have her in our community delivering World Class health care to our patients.”
Dr. Godfrey’s practice is located at 1 Forge Village Road, Groton, Massachusetts and she is currently accepting new patients. For more information, please call 978-449-0282 or visit www.nashobamed.org.
About Nashoba Valley Medical Center
Nashoba Valley Medical Center (NVMC), a member of Steward Health Care, offers community-based primary care and specialty services. Areas of clinical strength include emergency medicine, diagnostic imaging, cardiology, gastroenterology, oncology, orthopedics, physical therapy, and general surgery. NVMC also offers a comprehensive Diabetes and Endocrine Center, Travel Clinic and Occupational Health Services. To learn more visit www.nashobamed.org or call 978-784-9000.
About Steward Health Care
Steward Health Care is the largest fully integrated community care organization and community hospital network in New England. Headquartered in Boston, Steward is the third largest employer in MA with more than 17,000 employees serving more than one million patients annually in 85 communities. Hospitals in the system include Saint Anne’s in Fall River, Holy Family Hospital in Methuen, St. Elizabeth’s Medical Center in Brighton, Norwood Hospital, Carney Hospital in Dorchester, Good Samaritan Medical Center in Brockton, Nashoba Valley Medical Center in Ayer, Merrimack Valley Hospital in Haverhill, Morton Hospital and Medical Center in Taunton and Quincy Medical Center. Other Steward Health Care entities include Steward Medical Group, Steward Hospice and Home Care, Laboure College, and Por Cristo. Further information is available at www.steward.org.
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