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Millinocket Regional Hospital has an active, fully staffed Orthopaedics unit — Northern Penobscot Orthopaedics — headed by John Gluscic, M.D. and David Johnson, PA. Northern Penobscot Orthopaedics offers an impressive range of services including joint replacement, sports medicine and trauma services to patients throughout the Katahdin Region.


Dr. Gluscic specializes in shoulders, hips and knees but offers a variety of procedures; a sampling of which are listed below.

Total Joint Replacements

  • Knees
  • Hips
  • Shoulders


  • Knee with ACL reconstruction
  • Shoulders
  • Ankles

Shoulder Reconstruction

  • Rotator cuff tears

Tendon Repairs

  • Achilles
  • Patella
  • Distal biceps

Fractures - General

  • Severe fractures

Schedule an Appointment:

If you would like to learn more about our Orthopaedic services, or would like to schedule an appointment, please contact the Northern Penobscot Orthopaedics office at (207) 723-2034. Our friendly staff will be happy to assist you!

Hours of Operation:

Our daily hours of operation are Monday through Thursday, 8:00 am to 5:00 pm.  In the case of an emergency, please seek services at our 24 hour Emergency Department .


Northern Penobscot Orthopaedics
165 Poplar Street, Ste. #1
(Enter MRH campus via the main entrance, first building on the right)
Millinocket, ME 04462
(207) 723-2034

Contact Information:

Greg Marter, Physician Practice Manager
Phone: (207) 723-3378
Email: gmarter@mrhme.org