Emergency medicine specialist joins St. Lawrence Health System staff in Potsdam
Tuesday, August 20, 2019 - 9:49 am

POTSDAM – Emergency Medicine Specialist Adam Quinn, MD, has joined the medical staff at St. Lawrence Health System’s Canton-Potsdam Hospital (CPH), 50 Leroy St.

Dr. Quinn earned his medical degree at Stony Brook University School of Medicine, Stony Brook. His residency was through the Christiana Care Emergency Medicine Residency program, Newark, DE.

During the program he worked at Christiana Care Hospital, Level I Trauma Center; Wilmington Hospital, Level II Trauma Center; A.I. DuPont Pediatric Hospital, Level I Pediatric Trauma Center; and Middletown Free-standing Emergency Department.

He is certified in neonatal resuscitation, pediatric advanced life support, advanced trauma life support, advanced cardiovascular life support, and basic life support.

“I am very excited to be joining the St. Lawrence Health System team,” Dr. Quinn noted. “To me, St. Lawrence Health System stands out because of its people, their kindness, and the support provided by the reputable System family.

“Spending most of my childhood in the North Country, I always had aspirations to return here one day and care for the regional residents. I look forward to getting to know and treat the Canton-Potsdam community,” he added.

Dr. Quinn provides treatment of illnesses and/or injuries requiring immediate medical attention. Conditions such as chest pain, sudden paralysis, seizures, poisoning, choking, severe burns, heavy bleeding, pregnancy-related bleeding, electric shock, unconsciousness, severe allergic reactions, broken bones, loss of limb, head, neck, or spine injuries, and difficult speaking or breathing would be reason to seek emergency medicine.

For more information about Dr. Adam Quinn, visit https://www.cphospital.org/providers/adam-quinn.