Holy Family Hospital Welcomes Three New Physicians and a Midwife to its Medical Staff
Wednesday, February 22, 2012
Holy Family Hospital is pleased to welcome three new physicians
and a midwife to our Medical Staff:
Derkevorkian, MD, a Board-Certified Family Medicine
physician has joined Dr. Yeghiazarians practice in Methuen. Dr.
Derkevorkian specializes in adult medicine, geriatrics and
prevention. He is fluent in Armenian, Arabic and Turkish. Prior
to joining Holy Family, he practiced at Lynnfield Primary Care
in Lynnfield, MA. He completed residencies in Family Practice at
Boston Medical Center and Beverly Hospital and earned his
medical degree from Yerevan State Medical Institute in Yerevan,
Dr. Derkevorkian is now accepting patients at 411 Merrimack
Street, Suite 104 in Methuen.
For appointments, please call (978) 685-5627.
K. Galvin, MD, FAAP, a Board-Certified Pediatrician
has joined Holy Family Hospital’s Pediatric Health Center. She
specializes in acute care, injury prevention, child abuse and
neglect, and clinical informatics/information technology. Prior
to joining Holy Family, she practiced at Dartmouth-Hitchcock in
Manchester. Dr. Galvin completed a combined pediatric residency
at Children’s Hospital Boston and Boston Medical Center. She
earned her medical degree at Harvard Medical School.
Dr. Galvin is now accepting patients at Holy Family
Hospital’s Pediatric Health Center, 60 East Street, Suite 2200 in
Methuen. For appointments, please call (978) 687-6355.
Scannell, MD, is Board-Certified in both
Otolaryngology and Facial Plastic Surgery. He specializes in
functional and cosmetic septorhinoplasty, MOHS reconstruction,
maxillofacial trauma and reconstruction, pediatrics, thyroid
surgery and sinus surgery. Prior to joining Holy Family, Dr.
Scannell practiced at ENT Associates of New Hampshire in
Laconia. Dr. Scannell completed a fellowship and residency with
the University of Michigan’s Department of Otolaryngology and
earned his medical degree from the Duke University School of
Dr. Scannell is now accepting patients at 200 Sutton
Street, Suite 100 in North Andover.
For appointments, please call (978) 997-1550.
Michelle Johnson, OB/GYN is pleased to welcome Midwife Abigail
(Gail) Butler, CNM, WHNP-BC. Gail specializes in
pregnancy and birth, breast feeding, pre-pregnancy counseling
and women’s health. She joins us from Brockton Hospital. Gail
completed her clinical experiences with Harvard Vanguard Medical
Associates/Brigham and Women’s Hospital in Boston, South Jersey
Healthcare Women’s Centers and Christiana Care Women’s Health
Centers in Wilmington and Newark, DE. She completed her medical
education at the University of Pennsylvania in
Gail Butler is now accepting patients at 60 East Street,
For appointments, please call (978) 685-9440.
About Holy Family Hospital
Holy Family Hospital, a member of Steward Health Care, is a
261-bed acute-care hospital serving some 450,000 people in 20
communities throughout the Merrimack Valley and southern New Hampshire,
including Methuen, Lawrence, Andover, North Andover and Haverhill, MA;
and Salem, NH. Holy Family is fully accredited and has proudly received
the Gold Seal of Approval from The Joint Commission, the world leader in
evaluating the quality and safety of patient care. For more information
about the hospital's programs and services, visit
Anna Frankenfield, Communications Manager