Post-Acute COVID Syndrome Clinic

As the COVID-19 pandemic has evolved, attention is being turned to patients who:

  • Have recovered from acute illness and
  • Are experiencing troublesome symptoms many months after the initial infection

The Post-Acute COVID Syndrome (PACS) can affect people who had a severe initial illness, but also people who had mild cases of COVID-19.

By definition, "long-haul" symptoms are those that appear or persist more than 12 weeks after the acute illness. The cause of these symptoms is not known and is the subject of investigation.

Some of the more common symptoms are:

  • Fatigue, especially after minor exertion
  • Cough, shortness of breath upon exertion
  • Difficulty with thinking and concentration ("brain fog")
  • Depression, anxiety
  • Muscle aches
  • Rapid heart rate, palpitations
  • Headache
  • Low-grade fever

We offer a multidisciplinary approach to the evaluation and treatment of PACS. Our team is composed of general internists, family physicians, and subspecialists from the fields of:

  • Cardiology
  • Infectious Diseases
  • Neurology
  • Psychiatry
  • Pulmonary Medicine
  • Rehabilitation Medicine

PACS team

Location and contact information

To make an appointment, contact your primary care provider to request a referral. You can also use myD-H to contact your provider. If you would like to inquire about our services, please contact us.

Lebanon Post-Acute COVID Syndrome Clinic

Department phone:
603-650-9484

Fax:
603-640-1958

Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center
One Medical Center Drive
Lebanon, NH 03756

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