Physicians in the News
|Dr. Calkins Joins BHS Cardiology|
|February 19, 2014
For Immediate Release
Dr. Calkins Joins Cardiology Services
Berkshire Health Systems announces the appointment of Thea N. Calkins, MD, a board certified and fellowship trained Cardiologist and specialist in Echocardiography, to the BMC medical staff and the physician staff of Cardiology Professional Services at BMC. Dr. Calkins is accepting new patients in need of Cardiology care and Echocardiography testing and provides comprehensive cardiology services, transthoracic and transesophageal echocardiography, stress testing, holter and EKG interpretation.
She is partnered with Drs. Jeffrey Leppo, Kyle Cooper, Kristen Currie, David Finck, Douglas Herr, William Levy, Henry Lyle, Lisa Massie, Teresa Menendez, Andrew Potash, Mara Slawsky and Georgianne Valli-Harwood at Cardiology Professional Services at BMC.
Dr. Calkins comes to the Berkshires from Maryland, where for many years she had served as Director of the Echocardiography Lab at Mercy Medical Center in Baltimore. She also previously served with Chesapeake and Washington Heart Care in Waldorf and Leonardtown, MD, the Veterans Administration Hospital in Manchester, NH, Baltimore and Perry Point VA Hospitals, the University of Maryland Medical Center and Sinai Hospital of Baltimore.
She is board certified in Cardiovascular Disease and was fellowship trained in Cardiology at the University of Michigan Hospital and Johns Hopkins Hospital. Dr. Calkins received her medical degree from Stanford University School of Medicine and completed her residency at Johns Hopkins Hospital and the University of Michigan Hospital.
For an appointment with Dr. Calkins or one of her colleagues at Cardiology Professional Services at BMC, call 413-395-7580.