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As a National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA) Medical Home, we are here to serve you as your personal care team. We strive to exceed the standards around access and continuity, population and high-risk management, self-management and community care resources. All the while, we work to coordinate your care beyond our own system. Patient experience is extremely important to us, and we measure your satisfaction. You may receive a survey in the mail, please fill it out to help us continuously improve. 

Our on-site services include: primary and preventive care, pediatrics, outpatient mental health counseling, minor skin surgeries, obstetrics & gynecology and women's health services, and planned diabetic visits. Lab and x-ray services, and referrals to medical specialists, including dental care, can be coordinated to provide you high-quality, comprehensive care that meets your personal needs, as well as the needs of your extended care team.

Our health center does not discriminate based on gender, skin color, race, ethnicity, physical disability, religion, or sexual orientation of anyone seeking care.

Care will be provided to all, regardless of ability to pay. Financial assistance is available to those who are income-eligible and fees are charged in accordance with a sliding fee discount policy based on family size and income. If you would like more information about this program, please ask our receptionist or call 802-885-1616 for more details or to set up a personal consultation.

Charlestown Family Medicine is authorized to participate in the Anthem Pathways Network effective 1/1/14. Anyone who purchases insurance through the NH Insurance Marketplace may utilize any on-site Charlestown Family Medicine services at the Charlestown office. Any care required off-site will be coordinated through your medical home and primary care provider.

Scheduled Office Visits    
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday -  8:00 am - 5:00pm
Wednesday  -  7:30 am - 5:00 pm

After Hours            
Medical staff is on call.
After hours, please call 603-826-5711.

Emergency Care    
In the event of an emergency, please report to
Springfield Hospital Emergency Department
25 Ridgewood Road, Springfield, VT

Emergency Transport
    Call 9-1-1

SMCS is a Health Center Program grantee under 42 U.S.C. 254b, and a deemed Public Health Service employee under 42 U.S.C. 233(g)-(n).


Charlestown Family Medicine
125 Main Street
Charlestown, NH 03603
Phone: 603-826-5711
Fax:  802-885-3014

Lori Twombly, Director

Primary Care
Daniel Caloras, MD
Frances Uptegrove, PA-C
Laura Lober, FNP

Behavioral Health
Leah Abrahamsen, LICSW

Nutrition/Diabetes Education
SooYoung Uhm, RD
Maureen Shattuck, RN, CDE

Michael E. Ritondo, MD, FACOG

Care Coordinator
Lauren Boreham, RN

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