Getting to Know: Michelle Gelinas

Background:

Q. What is your birthday?

April 10th.

Q. What town do you live in?

Merrimac

Q. Do you have any pets?

I have an adopted terrier mix.

Fun Facts:

Q. How long have you been at the practice?

Since 2019.

Q. What brought you to the area?

I grew up in southern NH, so I still feel at home here.

Q. What made you want to pursue a career in medicine?

I genuinely enjoy helping people.

Q. What do you like most about medical care?

I love building a trusting relationship with my patients so that they feel comfortable to come to me with any of their concerns.

Q. What is your favorite TV show?

My favorite TV show is Chopped.

Q. Who is your favorite actor?

Leonardo DiCaprio

Q. What is your favorite local spot?

Any one of my favorite restaurants.

Q. What is your favorite sport & sports team?

Football and the Patriots.

Q. What is your favorite recipe and can you share it with us?

My mom’s macaroni and cheese. It’s a secret recipe.

Q. What is your favorite holiday & why?

Thanksgiving for the food!

Q. Tell us a fun fact about yourself.

I love to cook.

Q. If you could have any super power, what would it be?

To be magic.

Q. When you were younger, you wanted to be ___ when you grew up.

I’ve always wanted to be a nurse.

Q. What’s your favorite children’s story?

Harry Potter.

Q. What is your favorite piece of health advice?

Get quality sleep!