For over 40 years Mansfield Family Practice has been serving people of all ages throughout Tolland County and Windham County. Mansfield Family Practice provides a full range of medical services for patients from infancy through adulthood. We participate with many insurance companies. Our electronic medical record system allows rapid communication with hospitals, specialists, laboratories and pharmacies.
Mansfield Family Practice is affiliated with Windham Community Memorial Hospital and Hartford Hospital but is privately owned.
In addition to primary care, Mansfield Family Practice offers a variety of other services as well. We are equipped to provide many treatments and tests right here in the office; these include cardiac and pulmonary testing, lab tests, joint injections, cryotherapy, minor surgery and bone density testing for osteoporosis Travel medicine, Addiction Medicine and Sports medicine are areas in which we have specialized training and experience. FAA Aviation Medical Exams are also now offered
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We closed early today due to the power outage. We will re-open tomorrow, Thursday, September 9, 2021, for our normal operating hours.
The protection provided by Covid-19 vaccines appears to wane over time, especially for people 65 and older.
The CDC and the FDA have both approved a third COVID-19 shot for immunocompromised patients.
The CDC recommendation applies to people who are moderately to severely immunocompromised:
- Been receiving active cancer treatment for tumors or cancers of the blood
- Received an organ transplant and are taking medicine to suppress the immune system
- Received a stem cell transplant within the last 2 years or are taking medicine to suppress the immune system
- Moderate or severe primary immunodeficiency (such as DiGeorge syndrome, Wiskott-Aldrich syndrome)
- Advanced or untreated HIV infection
- Active treatment with high-dose corticosteroids or other drugs that may suppress your immune response
Please visit the CDC’s website for more information Click here
The FDA issued an emergency use authorization to Pfizer for boosters in people 65 and older, those with underlying conditions putting them at high risk of severe disease, and for people whose jobs put them at high risk of exposure. More information can be found here.
Connecticut Magazine has named Dr. Sandra Hughes one of Connecticut’s Top Doctors. Dr. Hughes joined Mansfield Family Practice in 2014. She quickly became a valued member of our team. Dr. Hughes studied at Boston College and went to medical school at the University of Connecticut. She is a Member of the Connecticut State Medical Society and Assistant Clinical Professor of Medicine at Quinnipiac School of Medicine. Dr. Hughes is an executive board member of the Connecticut Academy of Family Physicians.