Wednesday, February 4, 2015

Rockland Guest Speaker Dr. Keelyn Wu, DO



Dr Keelyn Wu, DO gives An Overview of Diagnosing and Treating Chronic Lyme Disease

The Midcoast Lyme Disease Support & Education group is pleased to announce that Dr. Keelyn Wu, DO, will be speaking at their next Lyme Disease support meeting on Feb 11th from 6-8pm at the Midcoast Recreation Center on Route 90 in Rockport. His topic of discussion will be “An Overview of Diagnosing and Treating Chronic Lyme Disease and Some Practical Suggestions for Improving Your Health in the Face of Chronic Lyme Disease.”

Keelyn Wu, D.O. began his study of Osteopathic Medicine in 1991 at the University of New England College of Osteopathic Medicine in Biddeford, Maine. Dr. Wu completed his internship at Eastmoreland Hospital in Portland Oregon in 1996 and went on to complete his residency in Osteopathic Manipulative Medicine at St. Barnabas Hospital in New York in 1998. He has been practicing Osteopathy in the Portland area since 1998. He is board certified in Neuromuscular Medicine and Osteopathic Manipulative Medicine and has consulting privileges at Mercy Hospital. In addition to his full time practice he is involved in teaching osteopathic skills, principles and philosophy to both medical students and physicians. Dr. Wu also has a special interest in nutrition and functional medicine - especially gastrointestinal issues - as it applies to both children and adults. He has completed ILADS (International Lyme and Associated Diseases Society) physician training program and treats both children and adults with tick born diseases and other chronic infections. He is also one of several local osteopathic physicians who volunteer at the Portland Osteopathic Children’s Clinic.

The Midcoast Lyme Disease Support & Education group was created and exists to raise awareness, foster education, advocate for change and provide support for those affected by Lyme Disease and other tick-borne associated diseases.

If you or someone you know has been suffering from the affects of Lyme Disease or you think you may have Lyme Disease but have never been diagnosed or treated ~ then you don't want to miss this meeting.

For more information, please contact Paula Jackson Jones at (207) 446-6447 or visit our website at www.midcoastlymediseasesupport.blogspot.com