Dr. Michael Bither Provides Quality Care to Elderly Patients in Maine
A board-certified geriatrician, Dr. Michael Bither treats patients based in southern and central Maine, through Southern Maine Geriatrics Associates. He is President of this private practice. He cares for elderly individuals residing in assisted living, rehab and nursing home facilities throughout the area. Dr. Michael Bither works together with a team of 14 medical professionals providing care to patients in 12 facilities.
In preparation for his career, Dr. Michael Bither enrolled at Eberhard Karls University of Tübingen in Germany, where he earned his doctor of medicine. Later, he completed his residency in family medicine at Maine Medical Center and Mercy Hospital in Portland, Maine. He completed his bachelor of science in biology from Antioch College.
A professionally engaged physician, Dr. Bither belongs to several medical organizations, including the American Academy of Hospice and Palliative Medicine, the American Geriatrics Society, and the Maine Medical Directors Association. In fact, he is a founding member of the latter organization and served as its president for four years.