Calkins joins cardiology staff at BMC


PITTSFIELD -- Dr. Thea N. Calkins has joined cardiology services at Berkshire Health Systems, the nonprofit has announced.

A board certified and fellowship trained cardiologist and specialist in echocardiology, Calkins has been appointed to the Berkshire Medical Center staff and the physician staff of Cardiology Professional Services at BMC.

She is partnered with Drs. Jeffrey Leppo, Kyle Cooper, Kristen Currie, David Finck, Douglas Herr, William Levy, Henry Lyle, Lisa Massie, Teresa Menendez, Andrew Potash, Mara Slawsky and Georgianne Valli-Harwood at Cardiology Professional Services at BMC.

Calkins formerly served for many years as director of the echocardiology lab at Mercy Medical Center in Baltimore.

She has also served with Chesapeake and Washington Heart Care in Waldorf and Leonardtown, Md.; the Veterans Administration Hospital in Manchester, N.H.; Baltimore and Perry Point, Va., Hospitals; the University of Maryland Medical Center; and Sinai Hospital of Baltimore.

Calkins is board certified in cardiovascular disease and was fellowship trained in cardiology at the University of Michigan Hospital and Johns Hopkins Hospital. Calkins received her medical degree from Stanford University School of Medicine and completed her residency at Johns Hopkins Hospital and the University of Michigan Hospital.


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