Healthcare is readily available and easily accessible in Penobscot Bay. The area is served by Rockport’s Penobscot Bay Medical Center. The hospital began as an 11-bed facility in 1901 but has since grown to a 109-bed community hospital offering a range of services. Over 85 physicians are employed by the facility with medical expertise in such fields as in- and outpatient care, obstetrics and gynecology, psychiatric addiction and recovery and more.
There are several other medical facilities nearby that specialize in such medical fields as physical therapy, chiropractic medicine, optometry, dentistry and senior care, among other specialties. To find a doctor near you, visit the Penobscot Bay Regional Chamber of Commerce website at www.therealmaine.com.