We have some exciting news to share! As of November 1, 2023 HealthFirst Family Care Center has leased the Mascoma Community Health Center (MCHC) building, has hired MCHC’s existing staff, and is now providing healthcare services to the greater Canaan region.

  • At HealthFirst, your health and well-being will always come first. We are committed to providing the compassionate, patient-centered care you have grown to trust, and deserve to continue to enjoy for years to come.

  • The skilled providers and staff you already know and trust will continue to be part of your care team. HealthFirst is retaining everything you loved about Mascoma Community Health Center.

  • In addition to primary care, you will now have access to behavioral health, Medication Assisted Treatment (MAT), and dentistry services all under one roof. This allows greater convenience and coordination in meeting all your healthcare needs.

  • You’ll enjoy access to new expert staff and the latest technology and treatment options from HealthFirst. 

Learn more about the HealthFirst difference and our passion for your wellness at www.healthfirstfamily.org. We are delighted to be a partner in your health and wellness journey and ensuring you will always receive the high-quality, personalized care you deserve.

Please call us at 603-523-4343 to learn more or to schedule an appointment. 

    • Same trusted providers and staff 
    • Expanded services include primary care, behavioral health, Medication Assisted Treatment (MAT), and dentistry 
    • Coordinated, convenient care 
    • New expert staff and latest technology 
    • Passion for your optimal wellness and patient care experience  

Meet The HealthFirst Canaan Care Team 

Ben Gardner, MD

Medical Doctor MD

Michael Watto, DO

Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine

Isabel Watts, APRN

Advanced Practice Registered Nurse

Ingrid Farrell, DNP

Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner

Julianna Marone, LMFT

Licensed Marriage & Family Therapist

Kim Haney, LADC

Licensed Alcohol & Drug Counselor

Dustin Bousquin, CMHC

Clinical Mental Health Counselor