I’m Dr. Gomberg’s patient, what does his transition mean for me?
Dr. Bruce Gomberg will be leaving Spectrum Orthopaedics to become an employed physician at Northern Light Healthcare – Mercy as of October 24th, 2020. His outpatient practice will transition to the Falmouth location previously operated by Spectrum Orthopaedics at 20 Northbrook Drive, Falmouth, Maine, (previously known as Falmouth Orthopaedic Center). He will no longer see patients in Spectrum’s Windham or Portland offices.
The medical records created in association with visits/surgeries with Dr. Gomberg prior to October 24th, 2020, are the property of Spectrum Healthcare Partners. They are in an electronic format and, in accordance with applicable laws, will be retained by Spectrum Healthcare Partners. The same applies to imaging studies.
Yes. We have several highly qualified surgeons who are accepting new patients. Our specialists work out of multiple geographic locations including Auburn, Brunswick, Portland, Saco, and Windham. Depending on your specific condition and geographic preferences, our patient service representatives will help you select a surgeon that best meets your individual needs. Please call us at (207) 828-2100, option 3 and our scheduling team will help you transition your care to another provider.
If you choose to continue your care Dr. Gomberg at his new practice you will need to complete a form authorizing us to release records to NL Mercy Hospital. Laws do not permit us to automatically transfer your records to them. Please note that it can take up to 14 days to process records requests.
You may request your records online here. You are also able to pick up a request form in person at any of our locations. Please note it can take up to 14 days to process medical records.
When completing the records request form, please note “Dr. Gomberg – NLH Mercy” in the “Release To” section of the medical records release form.
207-828-2100, Option 3
Absolutely! All Spectrum Orthopaedics locations participate with the same insurers. You can find a full list of insurances we accept here.
If you have an insurer that requires an insurance referral, then yes, you will need a new referral. We do not require a new appointment request from your Primary Care Provider.
Our providers offer appointments at offices in Auburn, Brunswick, Portland, Saco, and Windham. If you are interested in being seen at a specific location, please be sure to mention this to a scheduler and we will see if that is an option. To reach a scheduler, call (207) 828-2100, option 3. You can find the addresses for all of our offices here.