Day Kimball Healthcare

Alvin Bacon, DO, Joins Brooklyn Family Medicine of Day Kimball Healthcare

November 11, 2009

Dr. Alvin Bacon of Brooklyn Family Medicine of Day Kimball Healthcare.

PUTNAM, CT –Day Kimball Healthcare’s Physician Services of Northeast Connecticut announces that Dr. Alvin Bacon has joined Dr. Andrea Gutierrez and Kerri Sauer, APRN, at Brooklyn Family Medicine, maintaining the family-medicine primary care practice to meet the needs of patients in the area.

Dr. Bacon is board certified by the American Board of Family Practice and sees patients of all ages. After receiving his medical degree from the Kansas City University of Medicine and Bioscience, Dr. Bacon completed his internship at Cranston General Hospital and residency in coordinated family practice at the University of Massachusetts at Fitchburg.

Formerly of Northwest Medical Associates, Inc., in N. Smithfield, Rhode Island, Dr. Bacon was attracted to Northeast Connecticut and Day Kimball Healthcare because of its rural location and community-based healthcare. He said, “I enjoy family practice and appreciate the fact that everyone wants to work together. I’m happy to be a part of Brooklyn Family Medicine.”

Dr. Bacon’s colleagues commented that he is connecting well with patients and his down to earth personality helps to put patients at ease. In fact, patients from his former practice have followed him to Brooklyn Family Medicine, which is a testament to the care he provides. Dr. Gutierrez said, “Dr. Bacon pays excellent attention to detail and is a great fit within our practice.”

Dr. Bacon is accepting new patients. To schedule an appointment with him, please call (860) 779-5940.

Physicians Services of Northeast Connecticut provides patient-centered coordinated healthcare for its communities and is a member of the Day Kimball Healthcare network. Since its inception in July of 2008, Physician Services has grown to four practices comprised of 12 physicians, two APRNs and 50 staff members. These practices include Brooklyn Family Medicine, Woodstock Medical Associates, Pomfret Street Family Medical Associates and Danielson Medical Associates.