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Mid Coast Hospital Joint Replacement Center Expands

Jacob Furey, MD, and Thomas Kryzak Jr., MD, join orthopedic practice
Jacob Furey, MD
Mid Coast Medical Group–Orthopedics has announced the addition of two new joint replacement surgeons with world-class training in knee and hip replacements. Jacob Furey, MD, and Thomas Kryzak Jr., MD, will join the team, offering comprehensive orthopedic care and treatment services fully integrated with Mid Coast Hospital and the Center for Joint Replacement.

"We are so fortunate to have these two talented surgeons join our team,” said Dr. Scott Mills, Vice President of Medical Administration and Chief Medical Officer at Mid Coast Hospital. "As the population ages and we see a growing need for joint replacement surgeries, we are now very well positioned to care for the orthopedic needs of our community.”

The physicians of Mid Coast Medical Group–Orthopedics and Mid Coast Hospital Center for Joint Replacement offer a full continuum of orthopedic care including shared decision making, education, expert surgical care, coordinated onsite and outpatient rehabilitation, as well as integrated continuing care with Mid Coast Senior Health Center’s Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, Bodwell, and CHANS Home Health & Hospice in-home therapy services.

Dr. Furey received his medical degree from Tufts University School of Medicine. He completed his residency at the University of Massachusetts Medical School Department of Orthopedic Surgery and Physical Rehabilitation, in Worcester, Massachusetts and a Joint Reconstruction & Preservation Fellowship at Newton-Wellesley Hospital and Massachusetts General Hospital.

"I’m thrilled to be back in Maine and excited to be able to offer life-changing surgery for patients,” said Dr. Furey.

Thomas Kryzak Jr., MD
Dr. Kryzak also earned his medical degree from Tufts University School of Medicine. He completed an Orthopedic Surgical Residency at San Antonio Military Medical Center in San Antonio, Texas and an Adult Reconstructive Surgery Fellowship at the Cleveland Clinic in Cleveland, Ohio.

"I’m excited to be a part of the Midcoast community and I look forward to helping my patients regain their mobility and return to an active lifestyle,” added Dr. Kryzak.

Peter Hutchinson, MD, Lisa Khoury, MD, and John Van Orden, MD, are also available for the diagnosis and treatment of orthopedic concerns. The practice is supported by Douglas W. Kleinman, PA-C, and Lynne Nichols, RNFA, APRN-ANP, working in collaboration with the physicians to provide greater continuity of care.

Mid Coast Medical Group–Orthopedics is available to support a wide-range of orthopedic needs for individuals in the Midcoast region. For more information about the Mid Coast Center for Joint Replacement including detailed information about procedures and providers, visit www.midcoasthealth.com/joint/. For appointments and referrals, call (207) 442-0350.