Pen Bay Healthcare is opening a new Podiatry practice on February 3, 2014. Pen Bay Podiatry will be staffed by Drs. Bert E. Mason and H. Coleman Scheuller. Both Mason and Scheuller are Doctors of Podiatric Medicine (DPMs) or medical specialists who diagnose and treat conditions affecting the foot, ankle, and structures of the leg and also provide surgical treatments. Both doctors come to Pen Bay from their successful practice with the Togus VA Medical Center in Augusta. In addition to seeing patients in their office, Drs. Mason and Scheuller will also travel to provide care to patients at our Senior Services locations, as well as perform surgeries.
Pen Bay Podiatry will offer general podiatry including dermatology, nail care, biomechanics with custom orthotics and foot wound care in addition to the following:
- Joint replacements for degenerative joint disease of the foot.
- Forefoot surgery to include, but not limited, surgical correction of bunions and hammertoes.
- Soft tissue procedures to include neuromas, fibromas and ingrown nails. Dr. Scheuller will also perform endoscopic procedures.
- Plantar fascial release procedure to reduce immobilization and recovery time. Both doctors will also perform wound care procedures required for healing to include debridement of soft tissue and bone removal if needed.
Bert E. Mason, DPM, was awarded a Doctor of Podiatric Medicine and Basic Medical Science (B.S.c) from the California College of Podiatric Medicine. Board-certified in Podiatric Surgery and Podiatric Medicine. Dr. Mason is a Diplomate of the National Board of Podiatric Medical Examiners, American Board of Podiatric Surgery (Foot and Ankle) and American Board of Podiatric Medicine.
H. Coleman Scheuller, DPM, FACFAS, MBA, received his Doctor of Podiatric Medicine from the California College of Podiatric Medicine in San Francisco in 1978. Dr. Scheuller is double board certified from the American Board of Podiatric Surgery (Foot and Ankle Surgery) and Wound Care. He is a Fellow in the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons and a professional member in the American Podiatric Medical Association (APMA) and Federal Services Podiatric Medical Association. Dr. Scheuller is also certified in Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS).
Pen Bay Healthcare welcomes Drs. Mason and Scheuller to our Midcoast community. To learn more or for an appointment, please call 593-5700. Pen Bay Podiatry is located in the Physicians Building, 4 Glen Cove Drive, Suite 205, Rockport, Me.