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Pulmonology

Pen Bay Pulmonology treats disorders of the lung including chronic diseases such as emphysema and asthma, diseases caused by exposure to toxic substances, sleep disorders, chronic cough relief, interventional pulmonology and acute pulmonary problems such as pneumonia.

Patients can receive guidance in living with such conditions as COPD, asthma, cystic fibrosis and lung cancer. Our care extends to respiratory screenings, treatments, therapies and teaching self-management. 

Comprehensive sleep testing is available in the home or at the Center for Sleep Medicine at Waldo County General hospital in a home-like environment. A sleep study helps to diagnose sleep disorders that may be causing disruptions in sleep and fatigue as well as other health concerns.

Common Sleep Disorders

  • Sleep Apnea
  • Insomnia
  • Jet lag
  • Narcolepsy
  • Restless Leg Syndrome
  • Parasomnias
  • Snoring

Common Symptoms of Sleep Problems

  • Difficulty falling asleep or maintaining sleep
  • Snoring or gasping for breath while sleeping
  • Feeling tired during the day
  • Trouble concentrating or remembering things
  • Depression
  • Hypertension or other evidence of heart disease
  • Morning headaches
  • Reduced efficiency at work

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MaineHealth Awarded $1.2 Million Federal Grant for Statewide Overdose Prevention
Project DHARMA is a collaboration between MaineHealth and several other organizations across the state to prevent overdoses and infections through harm reduction programs.
Pen Bay Medical Center is nationally recognized for its commitment to providing high-quality AFib care
The American Heart Association presents the Get With The Guidelines - AFIB Gold award for proven dedication to ensuring all AFib patients have access to best practices and life-saving care
Emotional Message by MMC ICU Nurses Earns MaineHealth Videographer a Regional Emmy® Award
Videographer Charlie Berg won in the category of health/medical-short form content for the story entitled, ‘Inside View of Maine Medical Center ICU Nurses Caring for Unvaccinated COVID-19 Patients.’
Rockland Peer Support Center Celebrates Grand Re-Opening June 18th
The Rockland Peer Support Center located at 12 Union Street, Rockland, invites the public to a grand re-opening celebration from 10 am to 3 pm, Saturday, June 18, to raise awareness about the center and the needs of the community it supports.