Orthopedics

Orthopedic surgeons at North Shore Medical Center (NSMC) diagnose and treat musculoskeletal disorders in adult and pediatric patients, providing comprehensive and highly skilled care for conditions affecting the bones, joints, muscles, tendons, ligaments and nerves of the trunk and extremities. Our North Shore orthopedics surgeons specialize in shoulder, hand/finger, hip/knee, foot/ankle or spine surgery. In addition, some have general and sports medicine expertise. Laparoscopic minimally invasive procedures are offered as appropriate. Learn more

Military Surgeon Returns to North Shore Practice after Second Tour in Afghanistan

Dr. Peterson was in charge of a 17-person medical team comprised of general surgeons, anesthesiologists, critical care nurses and physicians and medics.

Hip revision surgery enables Marblehead teacher to maintain active lifestyle

Deb Geaney had hip revision surgery on both hips. Two months later, she was pain free and keeping up with her husband and young grandchildren at Disney World. Read more and watch video

NSMC Hip and Knee School

NSMC highly recommends that patients scheduled for hip or knee replacement surgery attend a free "hip and knee school" in preparation.  Learn more