Hometown: South Dartmouth, MA
Undergraduate: Boston College
Medical School: Albany Medical College
Interests / Hobbies: running, downhill skiing, sailing, reading, cooking
Favorite place in Maine: Sunday River
Medical interests: Urology, Urologic Oncology
Favorite weekend destination: Cape Cod
Favorite Maine activity: Skiing
What did you do before medical school: Completed a Master's Degree at Boston University, then worked as Clinical Research Coordinator in Multiple Myeloma at Dana-Farber Cancer Institute in Boston, MA.
Craziest / Best / Worst Job: The best job I ever had was working as a sailing instructor, I was paid to be on the ocean all summer long.
Why Maine Medical Center: The people and general culture of the residency program, the 1-on-1 training environment, excellent surgical training, and the great location in Portland.
Favorite restaurant in Portland: Eventide Oyster Co.
Daniel Pitts, M.D.
Hometown: Wenham, MA Undergraduate: Bates College Medical School: Tufts University School of Medicine Interests / Hobbies: Running, hiking, playing piano or guitar. Medical interests: Urology Favorite weekend destination: the White Mountains in New Hampshire What did you do before medical school: Drug discovery research as a medicinal chemist. Why Maine Medical Center: Excellent surgical training and a close-knit group of residents. If I wasn’t a doctor, I would be a… teacher Favorite restaurant in Portland: The Grill Room.
William J. Devan, M.D.
Hometown: Goffstown NH Undergraduate: Rensselear Polytechnic Institute Medical School: Tufts University School of Medicine Interests / Hobbies: Website Development and Design, Carpentry, Flag Football, Computer Programming Medical interests: Genetics, Biostatistics, Prostate Cancer Favorite weekend destination: the beach or the mountains Favorite Maine activity: eating out What did you do before medical school: Worked as a biostatistician in a stroke genetics lab at MGH Why Maine Medical Center: The people and the 1-on-1 instruction! Love Portland, being close to family in New Hampshire and Massachusetts Favorite restaurant in Portland: Eventide Oyster Co.
Josh Linscott, M.D.
Hometown: Portland, ME Undergraduate: Bates College Medical School: Tufts University School of Medicine Interests / Hobbies: Guitar, baseball, my kids, brewing Favorite place in Maine: Eastern Promenade, Portland Medical interests: Urology Favorite weekend destination: Higgins Beach Favorite Maine activity: Playing baseball in the backyard Personal goals: To grow and develop as a physician/surgeon while always remembering why I decided to become a doctor. Why Maine Medical Center: MMC is the perfect place to learn, teach, and provided excellent patient care as part of a team that is working to improve the health of our state. If I wasn’t a doctor, I would be... researching new drug development Favorite restaurant in Portland: Bingas Wingas
Hometown: Penfield, New York Undergraduate: SUNY University at Buffalo Medical School: SUNY Upstate Medical University Interests / Hobbies: Mountain biking, snowboarding, rock climbing, cars, motorcycles, cooking, and my dogs! Favorite place in Maine: Blackstrap Hill Preserve Medical interests: Genitourinary Reconstruction and Prosthetics, Infertility/Microsurgery/Andrology, and Robotic & Laparoscopic Surgery. Favorite weekend destination: Sand Pond, New Hampshire Favorite Maine activity: Enjoying the outdoors! But also lobster rolls… Celebrity I most resemble: Jackie Chan! Nah, I’m kidding. Much more like Chris Tucker. Why Maine Medical Center: This is a hidden gem of a program with phenomenal training and a great culture. The city of Portland has so much to offer and the people who live here are truly happy. 11/10. If I wasn’t a doctor, I would be a... race car driver. Without a doubt. Still might be one day. Favorite restaurant in Portland: Pai Men Miyake. Please go and get one of their pork buns. You’ll thank me.