Specialists Abound

Specialists Abound for Easy Access

NorthBay Healthcare doesn’t just offer a great selection of primary care physicians, it also puts a strong slate of specialists in your corner. Not only do NorthBay’s team of more than 60 specialists span the gamut, from heart and vascular to neurosurgery, but they’re also located close to home—in medical offices in Fairfield and Vacaville—and sometimes right in your doctor’s office at the Center for Primary Care.

Here are some of the specialty practices that round out the NorthBay Healthcare Group.

For a complete and up-to-date list, check NorthBay.org.

CANCER

A team of physicians whose specialties include oncology, hematology and radiology, are all located in the NorthBay Cancer Center in Vacaville. The same location offers radiation therapy on the first floor, infusion services on the third floor, and an in-house pharmacy that delivers precise medications for infusions. An oncoplastic surgeon offers breast reconstruction. In addition, a genetic counselor uses cutting-edge technology to offer genetic risk evaluations to patients who might warrant genetic testing.

HEART & VASCULAR

A team of physicians, surgeons, advanced health practitioners and technicians offer comprehensive cardiothoracic surgery, vascular surgery and cardiology care around the clock, including minimally invasive interventional procedures. The team treats a full spectrum of heart conditions using some of the most advanced surgical techniques. Vascular surgeons also provide in-office care for varicose veins and peripheral artery disease. For those living with heart failure, NorthBay’s Heart Health Program provides guidance, education and expert care, including outpatient cardiac rehabilitation.

GENERAL SURGERY

NorthBay’s general surgeons offer procedures such as hernia repairs, gall bladder removal, colon cancer surgery and hemorrhoid removal.

ORTHOPEDICS

A team of physicians, surgeons and advanced health practitioners make up NorthBay Orthopedics. From our stellar joint replacement programs to sports medicine to surgery, they are ready to care for aches, pains, breaks and strains.

UROLOGY

A team of physicians and an advanced health practitioner deliver urological services at both NorthBay Healthcare hospital campuses in Fairfield and Vacaville as well as a once-a-week Napa clinic. NorthBay offers the innovative Urolift procedure for the treatment of enlarged prostrate or BHP.

REHABILITATION SERVICES

A highly skilled team of physical, occupational and speech therapists provide expert care both before and after surgery.

DIABETES & ENDOCRINOLOGY

A team of encodrinologists, advanced health practitioners, registered dietitians and certified diabetic nurse educators help manage diabetes and disorders of the endocrine system such as thyroid, pituitary, hormone concerns and osteoporosis. Walk-and-Talk appointments use the indoor track next door at HealthSpring Fitness during a physician appointment; after the appointment is over, the patient has full use of the facility for the rest of the day.

PAIN MANAGEMENT

Our care team for Pain Management includes physicians who consult with nutritionists, physical therapists and more. They focus
on everything from back and neck pain to runner’s knee, headaches, chest wall pain, spinal pain and more. There are locations
in Vacaville and Fairfield.

RHEUMATOLOGY

A NorthBay rheumatologist cares for patients with conditions affecting the joints, muscles and connective tissues such as gout, fibromyalgia, lupus and rheumatoid arthritis.

PULMONOLOGY

A NorthBay pulmonologist specializing in sleep medicine helps with conditions such as insomnia, sleep walking, sleep talking and restless leg syndrome.

PULMONARY MEDICINE

Pulmonologists focus on helping patients living with asthma, COPD, and pulmonary hypertension. Pulmonary function testing is offered in office.

GASTROENTEROLOGY

Physicians, advanced health practitioners and nurses make up a team of experts who use a variety of advanced treatments to address digestive health concerns, including pancreatitis, colitis, gall bladder and biliary tract disease, colon, bowel, pancreatic and gallbladder cancer. The team also specializes in the treatment of hepatitis C and irritable bowel syndrome.

NEUROSCIENCE

A team of neurosurgeons, neurologists and advanced health practitioners handle everything from brain surgery to complex neurological conditions that affect the brain, spine and nervous system.

PODIATRIC SURGERY

A team of specialists focuses on feet and ankles, offering everything from foot care and post-traumatic arthritic programs to total ankle replacement and the creation of orthotics to relieve pain.

INFECTIOUS DISEASE

NorthBay Healthcare’s infectious disease expert focuses on treating issues such as pneumonia, non-healing wounds, skin/tissue and bone infections, tuberculosis and HIV/AIDs.

INTEGRATIVE MEDICINE

This specialty features a team of physicians in the VacaValley Wellness Center covering everything from Osteopathic Manipulative Medicine (OMM) to acupuncture and functional medicine, which addresses the underlying causes for many diseases, including sleep, stress, nutrition, hormonal stability, activity level and environmental exposure.

WOUND CARE

A team of specialists at NorthBay Wound Care, on the first floor of the VacaValley Health Plaza in Vacaville, offers a variety of treatments and therapies. Patients with nonhealing wounds can be treated with hyperbaric oxygen therapy, negative pressure wound therapy, compression therapy, bio-engineered skin substitutes, ostomy care and wound debridement.

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