Physician Featured for
NORWAY, ME - Stephens Memorial Hospital Emergency Room
Physician John Simmons, D.O., and his wife Doreen, were
featured recently in the latest edition of Maine Food & Lifestyle, a
magazine that focuses on "connecting people
to local resources."
the practice of medicine wasn't the spotlight of the
story - sheep farming was. Dr. Simmons and his
wife are the owners and operators of Stoneheart Farm, a
75 acre sheep farm in South Paris. The Simmons'
raise grass fed sheep which they sell to restaurants in
Portland. Several sheep farms in the area were
profiled as part of
spread in the magazine as part of
a "From Farm to Fork" feature. In the article
Dr. Simmons stated that the heightened demand for local,
grass fed lamb is satisfying, "It's great to know people are happy
with our product. We know we're
doing something right."
Simmons has been with Stephens Memorial Hospital since 1994.
He received his D.O. degree at Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine and
did his residency at Wilfort Hall
USAF Medical Center.
Memorial Hospital is an affiliate of Western Maine
Health, which is part of the Maine Health® family.
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