About Our Practice:
Specialties/Medical Services: Dr. Damion is Board-Certified in Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery. He provides medical and surgical treatment of sinusitis, stuffy nose, snoring, hoarseness, sore throat, ear infections, hearing loss, and other ear, nose, and throat disorders. Hearing testing and hearing aids are available.
Care Philosophy: Our mission is to provide compassionate, professional, state-of-the-art medical and surgical care for our patients with disorders of the ear, nose and throat. It is our ongoing commitment to provide a courteous, patient-friendly environment, and to treat our patients with respect, integrity and compassion. Our professional office staff will ensure prompt attention to patient needs and assist in obtaining the earliest possible appointment. The patient's primary care physician will be kept closely informed of any recommendations or treatment rendered in this office.
About Our Staff:
1954-Born Dunkirk, New York to Lithuanian immigrant parents.
1972-Was graduated as high school valedictorian, Hyde Park, New York.
1976-B.A.- Was graduated with honors from Williams College.
1980-M.D.-Recieved Doctorate in Medicine from S.U.N.Y., Upstate College of Medicine (Syracuse).
1981-Completed General Surgery internship at Upstate Medical Center(Syracuse).
1985-Completed Otolaryngology residency with honors as Chief Resident at Boston University-Tufts University Combined Otolaryngology Residency Program.
Since 1985-Private practice in Otolaryngology in Portland Maine.
Chief of Otolaryngology, Mercy Hospital.
Fellow, American College of Surgeons.
Fellow, American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery.
Member, Maine Medical Association.
Member, New England Otolaryngical Society.
Member, Maine Otolaryngology Society.
Member, Cumberland County Medical Society.
Board Certified by American Board of Otolaryngology.
Dr.Damion lives in Falmouth, Maine with his wife, Charlene and his children, Julia and Jonas.
Karen Cobisi-Office Manager/Medical Secretary
Lynn Sparkes, M.A., CCC-A, Audiologist/Hearing Aid Specialist.
Charlene Damion, M.S., CCC-A, Audiologist
Julius Damion, M.D., F.A.C.S
15 Sewall Street, Portland, Maine 04102-2603 U.S.A.
Toll Free: 1-888-ENT-CARE
Monday-Thursday: 8:00am-11:15am; 12:30pm-4:15pm
Dr.Damion is in surgery most of the day on Friday. Friday and Saturday appointments available by arrangement.
Maine Medical Center:
Bramhall campus: 22 Bramhall Street, Portland Maine;
Brighton campus: 335 Brighton Avenue, Portland Maine;
Mercy Hospital, 144 State Street, Portland Maine;
Mercy Westbrook, 40 Park Road, Westbrook Maine;
Healthsouth Rehabilitation Hospital, 335 Brighton Avenue, Portland Maine.
Insurance and Procedures:
We participate in most insurance plans, including the ones listed below:
Adminastar Defense, Aetna/US Health
Champ VA, Cigna-PPO, Cost Care
Harvard Pilgrim, Healthsource, HMO Maine
John Alden Life
Mailhandlers, Maine Blue Shield, Maine Medicaid, Maine Medicare, Maine Partners, Maine State Select, Martin's Point, Mednet, Met Life
National/Federal, New Hampshire Medicaid, New York Life, North American, NYL HMO, NYL Medicaid, NYL PPO, NYL Care Health
United Healthcare, US Life
In Addition, some of the insurances we accept are listed below:
AARP, Aetna Life Casualty, Allmerica Financial
Chubb Life, Confederation, Connecticut General
Employee Benefit, Equicor
Golden Rule, Great West Life
John Alden Life
Machigonne, Maine Auto Dealers, Maine Municipal Employees, MEPS, Metropolitan, Mutual of Omaha
NEBS, New York Life
Pioneer Life, Principal Mutual, Provident Life, Prudential
Unicare/Mass Mutual, United Plans