Dr. Michele Sasmor of RiverSong Plastic Surgery and Anna Jaques Hospital was honored by her physician peers as the Essex North District Medical Society’s 2018 Community Clinician of the Year at the organization’s annual meeting. The award recognizes a physician from each of the organization’s 20 district societies who has made significant contributions to his or her patients and the community.
Dr. Sasmor has been practicing medicine in the Newburyport community for more than 15 years. She received her medical degree at the University of Utah before heading to Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center in New Hampshire for her residency. It was there she discovered the world of plastic surgery, from reconstructive to cosmetic, treating children, adults and the elderly.
At her practice, RiverSong Plastic Surgery, Dr. Sasmor provides the highest quality, comprehensive, safe, compassionate and safe surgical care. An active physician leader, she is the Medical Director of the AJH Wound and Hyperbaric Center, a former chief of surgery and former medical staff president at Anna Jaques.
The Community Clinician of the Year Award was established in 1998 by the Massachusetts Medical Society to recognize a physician from each of the organization’s 20 district societies who has made significant contributions to his or her patients and the community.