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Center for Specialty Care

Center for Specialty CareInnovative campus renovations completed at Heywood Hospital underscore its commitment to improved healthcare quality, streamlined outpatient access, enhanced customer service and attention to environmental stewardship.

The Center for Specialty Care (CSC) is a spacious 6,000 square foot facility located in the hospital’s old emergency department (ED) that is uniquely dedicated to assuring area residents have easy, convenient access to skilled physician specialists from the UMass Memorial Medical Center and other regional teaching hospitals. For call out on home page

Heywood’s CSC offers advanced clinical care in areas including gastroenterology, neurology, rheumatology, podiatry, pain management, Pulmonary Function Testing and vascular surgery. Comprised of four physician offices, ten exam rooms and two consultation rooms, the CSC’s patient-focused design also allows patients easy access to adjacent support services including patient financial services, lab, radiology, patient registration and day surgery.

The Center also features priority parking for patients, with designated spaces just steps from a dedicated entrance and reception center.

Heywood Hospital's Center for Specialty care is located on the ground floor just inside the doors of the South Entrance of the Hospital. The Center has a group of six UMass Memorial Medical Center physicians in the specialty areas of Neurology, Rheumatology and Endocrinology.

Meet the Specialty Care Center Team


Spine and Pain Care

Kal Kalava, MD


Muhammad Ramzan, MD
Mikhail Vydrin, MD


Bret Ancowitz, MD
Phani Molakatalla, MD


Contact Us

The Orthopedics and Spine & Pain Care Centers can be reached at:
(978) 630-5045

Neurology can be reached at:
(978) 630-2770.

Rheumatology can be reached at:
(978) 630-5011

Gastroenterology can be reached at:
(978) 669-5522 


Monday through Friday
8:00am - 4:30pm