The Innovative, State-of-the-Art Medical and Cosmetic Facility Opens its Doors to the Public

Portland, ME, July 11th, 2018– Today the Cosmetic Enhancement Center of New EnglandAdvanced Vein and Wound Care Center, and Age Management Center, announced the opening of their new office, located at 1945 Congress Street, Building C, in Portland, Maine.

 The new medical and cosmetic space is the first of its kind and size in Maine, offering 20,000 square feet of medical office space, treatment rooms, private check-out, and an expansive store selling medical-grade skincare and makeup. The project, which first broke ground in June 2017, was led by Wright-Ryan Construction, with support from Northland Development and Archetype Architects. The owners of the building are Michael Bedecs, D.O., Owner and Medical Director of Age Management Center, Maria Atkins, D.O., Co-Owner and Medical Director of Cosmetic Enhancement Center, Robert Abrahamsen, M.D., Co-Owner and Medical Director of Advanced Vein and Wound Care Center, and David Branch, M.D. New to the Portland area will be Dr. David Branch at Northeastern Migraine and Headache Center as well as Portland Pediatric Plastic Surgery with Dr. Irina Domantovsky.

“We are thrilled to share our beautiful new space with our patients and the greater Maine community,” said Maria Atkins, D.O. “Many of our patients have been with us since the very beginning and have helped us grow into the largest and most respected medical laser and aesthetic practice in Maine, and we are grateful for their continued support. Our promise is to not only continue our well-known superior care, but to continually add the newest and most innovative treatments and techniques for our patients.”

“I have always enjoyed being on the cutting edge of medical technology. The Cosmetic Enhancement Center, Age Management Center and Advanced Vein and Wound Care Center have all been businesses that have flourished due to the dedicated providers and staff that my partners and I have been fortunate enough to surround ourselves with,” said Michael Bedecs, D.O. “After over 20 years of providing excellent service to our patients, we’ve been able to solidify our position as the industry leader in New England. With this new building, we intend to grow our patient base and offer the community an ever-expanding menu of superior services and treatments within a state-of-the-art, comfortable, friendly, easy-to-access and innovative environment.”

 About the Cosmetic Enhancement Center of New England

The Cosmetic Enhancement Center of New England (CEC), founded in 1988, started out as Medical Laser Services, offering treatments for Port Wine Stains and Tattoo removal, but quickly expanded its services into a full-service, minimally-invasive center for cosmetic and aesthetic procedures and treatments. Some of its offerings include: a full line of injectables, facial resurfacing, laser treatments, Coolsculpting, Ultherapy, Microblading and much more. Under the direction of Maria Atkins, D.O. since 1996, CEC continues to be the first to introduce the latest technologies and treatment options to Maine. By incorporating multi-wavelength laser technologies, a comprehensive range of non-invasive, state-of-the-art techniques, modalities and procedures, as well as highly trained providers, Dr. Atkins has made CEC the most successful and reputable medical aesthetic and laser practice in New England today.

About the Advanced Vein and Wound Care Center

The Advanced Vein and Wound Care Center, serving patients in the state of Maine for over 10 years, offers outpatient therapies to treat venous disease and manage acute and chronic wounds. Using the most advanced techniques and equipment available, including Endovenous Laser Treatment and Sclerotherapy, the center is dedicated to the outpatient management of varicose veins and their complications. In addition to these services, the Advanced Vein Center specializes in the medical and surgical treatment of acute and chronic, or non-healing, wounds and ulcers. Directed by Robert B. Abrahamsen, MD, ACEP, CWHS, RPVI, Diplomate of ABVLM, who has over 20 years’ experience in venous disease and wound care, the center has excelled at helping patients whose needs are not met by traditional wound centers.

About the Age Management Center

The Age Management Center, located in Portland, Maine, provides consultation and treatment within the medical specialty of regenerative and anti-aging medicine. As a triple board certified physician, Dr. Michael Bedecs, owner and Medical Director, works with men and women seeking anti-aging therapy, functional medicine alternatives and natural hormone replacement therapy. Dr. Bedecs integrates anti-aging concepts of illness prevention and wellness maintenance into personalized programs designed to achieve optimal health and performance. The excellent staff is highly trained and seeks to provide the finest in concierge style management for hormonal and metabolic imbalances and is especially pleased to have the recent addition of Allison Gray, N.P., as a treatment provider.

Media Contact:

Brittney Darner

Marketing Manager

Cosmetic Enhancement Center of New England

(207) 761-0177 x 208

darnerb@cecofne.com