Michael D. Dufresne DO

Michael D. Dufresne DO

Gender:
Male
Phone:
855-239-3556
Fax:
207-512-5909
Philosophy of Care:
Dr. Dufresne's practice offers a full spectrum of family medicine health services. He has a particular clinical interest in women's health, including prenatal care and obstetrics. Dr. Dufresne also is skilled in osteopathic manipulative therapy (OMT) and its use as an integrated part of comprehensive patient care. A member of MaineGeneral Medical Center's ambulatory care staff, Dr. Dufresne established his practice in this area in 2008.
Specialties:
Family Medicine

Locations

Be Well My Friend, LLC - Augusta (primary location)

12 Shuman Avenue
Suite 3
Augusta, Maine 04330
Phone:
855-239-3556
Fax:
207-512-5909
Accepting new patients
Hours of Operation:

Monday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Tuesday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Wednesday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Thursday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Friday 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Saturday 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Be Well My Friend, LLC - Freeport

174 South Freeport Road
Suite 2A
Freeport, Maine 04032
Phone:
855-239-3556
Fax:
207-512-5909
Accepting new patients
Hours of Operation:

Monday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Tuesday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Wednesday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Thursday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Friday 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Saturday 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Bachelor's
University of New Hampshire, Durham, NH
Internship, Residency
Maine-Dartmouth Family Medicine Residency, Augusta, ME
Medical School
University of New England College of Osteopathic Medicine, Biddeford, ME
English
Primary Language  
  • Administration of local anesthetic
  • Aspiration of joints
  • Assist at surgery on own patients
  • Assist w/cesarean section
  • Assistance w/mid-life transitions
  • Biopsy, vulvar
  • Breast aspiration
  • Burn therapy (excluding burns requiring grafting)
  • Circumcision of infant
  • Colposcopy & LEEP
  • Contraception counseling
  • Cryotherapy of skin lesions
  • Emergent vacuum extraction
  • Endometrial biopsy
  • Episiotomy & repair
  • Excision, nails
  • Excision/biopsy, skin lesions w/o grafting
  • Exploration of vagina, cervix & uterus
  • Fractures, simple/undisplaced
  • Implantable contraceptive insertion & removal
  • Incision & drainage, bartholin duct abscesses
  • Incision & drainage, superficial abscesses
  • Intubation
  • IUD insertion & removal
  • Local infiltration anesthesia w/minor nerve blocks
  • Lumbar puncture
  • Manual removal of placenta
  • Manual rotation of head
  • Maternal fetal monitoring
  • Needle biopsy, superficial tissues
  • Normal antepartum, intrapartum & postpartum care
  • Osteopathic manipulative therapy
  • Paracentesis
  • Reduction of simple dislocations
  • Removal of foreign body from vagina
  • Removal of non-penetrating corneal foreign bodies
  • Removal of subcutaneous foreign bodies
  • Repair of perineal laceration, including 3rd/4th degree
  • Suturing laceration
  • Thoracentesis
  • Ultrasound use in obstetrics for fetal heart rate & position
  • Use of oxytocic drugs after completion of third stage of labor
  • Ventilator management
Member Board:
Unknown Board
Specialty:
Advanced Cardiac Life Support
Member Board:
American Osteopathic Board of Family Physicians
Specialty:
Family Medicine
Professional Affiliations: American Academy of Family Physicians | American Medical Association | American Osteopathic Association | Maine Academy of Family Physicians