FARMINGTON – Franklin Memorial Hospital is pleased to announce the addition of Richard Krull, MD, a medical oncologist and hematologist, who began providing cancer care at Franklin Memorial Hospital on Dec. 17.
Dr. Krull will see patients in Farmington every Wednesday. He joins colleague and lead oncologist, Dr. Andrew Hertler, who also serves as medical director of the Harold Alfond Center for Cancer Care in Augusta.
Most recently, Dr. Krull provided cancer care at the Harold Alfond Center for Cancer Care. Prior to that Dr. Krull served as director of hematology and oncology services at the Veterans Administration Hospital at Togus, Maine. He has provided leadership in cancer care in numerous hospital and outpatient settings since 1970.
Dr. Krull received his medical degree from New York Medical College and completed his internal medicine residency at Mount Sinai Hospital in New York City. He later completed a fellowship in hematology/oncology also at Mount Sinai Hospital. Dr. Krull is affiliated with the Maine Medical
“We are pleased to offer aggressive treatment for all types of cancer, as well as benign and malignant blood disorders,” said Mary Keane, FMH Outpatient and Oncology manager. “We offer chemotherapy and intravenous fluids administration and blood product transfusion, all administered by chemotherapy-certified and oncology-certified registered nurses.
FMH also participates in clinical trials. Clinical trials are research for new and better cancer care, which are accessed through the Dana Farber Cancer Institute and Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center through the Harold Alfond Center for Cancer Care.
For more information, contact Mary Keane at 779-2811.