Stanishewski Joins SVMC Rheumatology

September 11, 2015

BENNINGTON, VT—September 11, 2015—Southwestern Vermont Medical Center (SVMC) is pleased to welcome Matthew Stanishewski, DO, to its Rheumatology Department.

“I pride my care on being compassionate with my patients and taking the extra time to really get to know them,” Dr. Stanishewski said. “A small system like SVMC gives me the best opportunity to deliver that personalized care.”

Stanishewski earned his medical degree from Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine and most recently served as a Fellow in Rheumatology at Roger Williams Medical Center, Rhode Island Hospital, and the VA Medical Center in Providence. He also worked as a clinical trial investigator with the Center for Medical Research, also in Providence.

Stanishewski is a member of the American College of Physicians and the American College of Osteopathic Internists. In addition, he is a member of the American College of Rheumatology and the New England Rheumatism Society.

Stanishewski will see patients in suite 307 of the Medical Office Building, which is located at 140 Hospital Drive in Bennington. For more information, call 802-442-7881.

SVMC Rheumatology is a department of Southwestern Vermont Medical Center (SVMC). SVMC is a full-service community hospital whose physicians are members of the Dartmouth-Hitchcock Putnam Physicians, a multispecialty medical group operated in partnership with Dartmouth-Hitchcock. SVMC is part of Southwestern Vermont Health Care (SVHC), an integrated health system serving Bennington and Windham Counties in Vermont, Eastern Rensselaer and Washington Counties in New York, and Northern Berkshire County in Massachusetts. In addition to the medical center, SVHC consists of the Centers for Living and Rehabilitation, SVMC Northshire Campus in Manchester, SVMC Deerfield Valley Campus in Wilmington, SVMC Mountain Medical at the base of Mount Snow in West Dover; and the SVHC Foundation. To learn more, visit

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