Dr. Peter Sebeny joined the Anna Jaques Medical Staff and opened Coastal Infectious Disease at 21 Highland Avenue, Suite 5, Newburyport. Board certified in both infectious disease and internal medicine,
Dr. Sebeny will care for patients in the outpatient setting at Coastal Infectious Disease, as well as be available for consultation in the hospital.
Dr. Sebeny now serves as the Director of Infectious Disease Service at AJH and will play an active role in Infection Prevention and Antimicrobial Stewardship Committee. He will also evaluate and treat chronic wounds as part of a multidisciplinary team at the Wound Healing and Hyperbaric Medicine Center at Anna Jaques.
Dr. Sebeny joins the hospital from Parkland Medical Center in New Hampshire. Prior to that, he spent 18 years in Washington, DC, working in several areas of public health and clinical medicine. He served as a Medical Corps Officer in the US Navy for nine years, and also served as an infectious disease research physician in Cairo, Egypt, working in several areas of infectious disease epidemiology, research, and clinical medicine in Africa, the Middle East, and southwest Asia; his efforts were well regarded, and received a presidential award from the Republic of Djibouti in 2010.
To schedule an appointment with Dr. Sebeny at Coastal Infectious Disease, call 978-255-4886.