FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Linden Medical Group Expands to Bring Primary and Specialty Care to Heritage Crossing
(Baltimore, MD - November 6, 2011) Linden Medical Group, a primary care practice affiliated with Maryland General Hospital, recently opened its third location in the growing Heritage Crossing neighborhood. The new office is located at 312 Martin Luther King, Jr. Blvd., Suite 302.
"Maryland General Hospital has a long history of working to keep the communities we serve healthy. A major part of that is making it easier for people to get the health care that they need, especially as awareness of the positive impacts of preventive medicine increases. We saw an opportunity to improve access to care in the Heritage Crossing community and that’s why we chose to open another Linden Medical Group office in that area." Sylvia Smith Johnson, Maryland General Hospital President & CEO.
Linden Medical Group brings together primary and specialty care in a single network, making it more convenient for patients to get the quality care that can help them stay healthy.
The Heritage Crossing location is full service, including:
- Preventive care like check-ups, flu shots and other immunizations
- Care for minor illnesses and injuries
- Health screenings to catch common problems early
- Ongoing management of chronic health issues such as heart disease, diabetes and asthma
Through its relationship with Maryland General Hospital, Linden Medical Group will also offer the patients at its Heritage Crossing location access to specialty services including: Breast Health, Behavioral Health, Cardiology, Dermatology, Diabetes and Endocrinology, Gastroenterology, General Surgery, Geriatrics, Infectious Diseases, Nephrology, Neurology and Pain Management, Obstetrics and Gynecology, Ophthalmology, Orthopedics, Otolaryngology, Reconstructive and Plastic Surgery, Urology and Vascular Health.
Dr. Jorawar Singh will lead the new office at 312 Martin Luther King, Jr. Blvd., Suite 302, Baltimore, MD 21201. The location is brand new and features eight exam rooms and an on-site lab to accommodate the needs of the community.
The Heritage Crossing office joins two other Linden Medical Group offices in Bolton Hill and Armory Place (on the campus of Maryland General Hospital).
"The Heritage Crossing area is a wonderful part of town and it is rapidly growing. We believe that there is a strong demand for health care services in the community and we are proud to be able to offer them in our state of the art facility." Sylvia Smith Johnson, Maryland General Hospital President & CEO.
Linden Medical Group accepts most insurance plans and is accepting patients at all three locations. Heritage Crossing, 312 Martin Luther King, Jr. Blvd., Suite 302; Armory Place, 827 Linden Avenue; and Bolton Hill, 1501 W. Mount Royal Avenue.
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About Maryland General Hospital
Founded in 1881, Maryland General Hospital is a 213-bed urban community teaching hospital and part of the University of Maryland Medical System. Located in the heart of downtown Baltimore, the hospital provides healthcare in more than 30 specialties to approximately 110,000 patients annually through inpatient and outpatient care and free health screenings throughout the community.