Medical Services at DHAC
At Dedham Health and Athletic Complex, we believe in treating the whole person. For those times you require treatment, we have established the finest network of medical specialists to address your health and wellness concerns. From primary care to physical therapy and everything in between, let DHAC be your one stop location for all of your health and wellness needs. Non-members welcome.
Physical Therapy & Sports Medicine
Physical Therapy • Spine Therapy • Aqua Therapy • 781-326-8332
Learn about our various sports medicine and therapy services offered in association with New England Baptist Hospital and New England Baptist Bone & Joint Institute.
Staff: Director: Margie Lamir-Heger, PT. Lead Clinician: Stephen Minard, MS, PT.
Hours: Appointments available Monday through Saturday, 6 am - 8pm.
• Individually designed exercise programs
• Treatment of all sports orthopedic conditions
• Work reconditioning
• Utilization of protocols specially designed by NEBH doctors & PT Staff following Orthopedic Surgery
• Full access to fitness center contiguous to your therapy appointment
• Physical Therapists specializing in pre/postnatal treatments for diagnosis associated with pregnancy
• Specializing in rehab of high school and collegiate athletes
• Experts in caring for the geriatric population
• Accepts most health insurance, workers’ compensation and motor vehicle insurance
Physical Therapy Forms
|New patient form||If work related|
|If motor vehicle related||If you are on Medicare|
Aqua therapy is an effective method for cardiovascular conditioning and other types of rehabilitation. Water provides a low-impact, high resistance environment for exercising which makes it perfect for strengthening muscles, bones and joints for long-term performance. Programs occur in our heated "salt pure" pool. Benefits include:
• Cardiovascular conditioning
• Improved balance and posture
• Muscle strengthening
• Mobility/Gait training
• Strong psychological benefits
• Decreased joint stress
Back to Life Spine Therapy:
The Back to Life Spine Therapy program at DHAC started in 1999 and has successfully treated thousands of patients with a variety of spinal conditions. More and more research supports the philosophy of The Back to Life program that through aggressive exercise, stretching and cardiovascular activity one can achieve decreased pain, improved strength, flexibility and overall function. The Back to Life program appreciates an excellent reputation for evaluating, treating and preparing patients for meaningful lifelong changes. The Back to Life program sees patients of all ages from young athletes to senior citizens with a variety of spinal conditions including: chronic and acute pain, muscle spasms, disc herniations, degenerative disc disease, spondylosis, spondylolisthesis, spondylolysis, sciatica, stenosis and more as well post surgical fusion, laminectomy and discectomy. The staff at Back to Life is highly trained and experienced and looks forward to working with you.
Greater Boston Orthopedic Center • 781-461-4543
Medical Services in association with New England Baptist Hospital, New England Baptist Bone and Joint Institute, and Boston Outpatient Surgical Suites.
John Tierney, D.O., Specializing in arthroscopic shoulder, knee, elbow, and ankle surgery. Also specializing in total knee replacements.
Jenna Distasio, P.A.
Eugenio Martinez, M.D., Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
John Hester, D.P.M., Sports Medicine/Podiatry
Visit our website at: www.gbortho.net
Beth Israel Deaconess HealthCare - Dedham • 781-326-1464
Dr. Agostino Iarrobino, Jr.,
Board Certified in Internal Medicine
Affiliated with Beth Israel Deaconess Hospital-Needham and Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
Special Interests: Cardiovascular Medicine, Diabetes, and Cholesterol Disorders
Jonathan M. Lee, MD,
Board Certified in Internal Medicine.
Affiliated with Beth Israel Deaconess Hospital-Needham and Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center.
Dermatology (General & Surgical)
Dr. David Rosenthal, MD • 508-788-1700
For adults and children
MRI & XRay
Open MRI • 781-329-0600
Open MRI of Dedham & X-ray Services 781-329-0600 The Non-Claustrophobic Wide Open MRI that offers superior Open-Air Technology with results promptly given by a New England Baptist Radiology P.C. Open 7 days a week, with same or next day appointments. Accepting all insurance and referrals from all physicians. X-ray services available M-F. No appointments required. Must have doctor’s order. www.insighthealth.com.
Mind / Body Treatments
Massage Therapy • 781-326-2900
Massage Therapy can be a valuable part of a healthy lifestyle. Massage has been known to:
• Alleviate back pain
• Increase flexibility
• Reduce stress and anxiety
• Increase circulation
• Relive headaches
• Reduce spasms and cramping
• Enhance athletic performance
Carol Green Lic. Ac., M.Ac. • 781-467-1245 ext. 12
Licensed Acupuncturist and Diplomate in Acupuncture
Specializing in Acupuncture, Chinese Nutrition (weight loss and detox). Teaching Mind-body, stress-reduction techniques; meditation; and Qi Gong. Acupuncture treats many concerns including: stress, migraines/ headaches, insomnia, IBS, anxiety, depression, pain, side effects of medications, nausea, women’s health (menstrual disorders), infertility, fibromyalgia and enhances energy.
Elizabeth Quigley, M.S., R.D., C.D.E. • 781-326-0605
Beth is a Registered Dietician and Certified Diabetes Educator with over 20 years experience in the field of nutrition counseling. Expertise in weight management, diabetes education, heart health and holesterol reduction and behavioral modification for compulsive overeating. Monthly diabetes support group offered. See also: The Weight Loss Solution
Laser Hair Removal • Sheer, Inc. 781-326-0900
Laser hair removal performed by certified female laser technicians in a warm, friendly environment.
Medical Face & Body Aesthetics • 1-866-DR YOUTH • 1-508-520-9872
Enhancing Beauty… Erasing time
Dave E. David, M.D. • www.medfacebody.com
Including Vaser liposuction, Botox & Facial Fillers