Physicians in the News
|New Primary Care Physician Joins Fairview Internal Medicine|
|June 26, 2008
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
NEW PRIMARY CARE PHYSICIAN JOINS FAIRVIEW INTERNAL MEDICINE
GREAT BARRINGTON, MA – Berkshire Health Systems announces the appointment of Kimberly P. May, MD, a physician board certified in both Internal Medicine and Rheumatology, to the staff of Fairview Internal Medicine, serving patients throughout Southern Berkshire. Dr. May is accepting new patients in need of Primary Care and Rheumatology care and joins Edward Weiner, MD, at Fairview Internal Medicine, 116 West Avenue, Great Barrington.
Dr. May is the first of two new adult primary care physicians joining Fairview Internal Medicine, with the second new physician scheduled to arrive in August. In addition to adult primary care, her clinical interests include osteoporosis, rheumatoid arthritis and fibromyalgia.
“I am so excited to have a dedicated arthritis specialist join me in serving patients throughout South Berkshire,” said Dr. Weiner. “Dr. May is a delightful person and practitioner and I know her new patients will be equally impressed with her.”
Dr May joins Fairview Internal Medicine after retirement from the US Air Force, where she held the rank of Colonel. Her last assignment was Deputy Commander, 79th Medical Group, Andrews Air Force Base. She has also served as the Chief of Staff at the US Air Force Academy Hospital and Chief Consultant for Internal Medicine Services for the US Air Force Surgeon General, and as an internist and rheumatologist at many other facilities.
Dr. May was born and raised in Ohio, and received her undergraduate degree from Case Western Reserve University and her medical degree from Wright State University. She completed Internal Medicine residency training at Wright-Patterson Medical Center, Ohio, and Rheumatology fellowship training at Fitzsimons Army Medical Center in Denver, Colorado. She also holds a master’s degree from the National War College, and is completing a Masters in Business Administration at the University of Massachusetts at Amherst. She is an Assistant Professor of Medicine at the Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, and has taught there for more than 10 years.
For more information or to make an appointment with Dr. May or one of her colleagues, contact Fairview Internal Medicine at 413-528-8643.