Patients and Visitors
North Shore Medical Center (NSMC) strives to make our patients (and their visitors) as comfortable as possible during their stay with us. Please let us know if there is something NSMC can do to improve your experience. If you would like to send us an email you may do so here
. Or you may call the main hospital number at 978.741.1200.
NSMC patient talks about the value of electronic medical records
Cynthia Napierkowski describes her experience with NSMC's electronic medical record system and why it’s great for her family.
Patients and their families, as well as the general public, are welcome to use our medical library services
. Our skilled medical librarians help you successfully research medical literature and online sources.
Visiting Hours: 11 - 8 pm
Visits are permitted 24 hours a day for immediate family or designated visitors. NSMC asks that visits be limited to five to 10 minutes each hour. Read more
Patients seeking primary care may choose an NSMC internal medicine doctor
, or an NSMC family medicine specialist
if they have children and would like a single provider. We have Salem pediatrics practices
and other area practices. Our North Shore surgery
department offers gastroenterology treatment
, cardiac surgery, and Salem orthopedic surgeons
, among many other specialties. Many patients elect to have weight loss surgery at NSMC instead of gastric bypass Boston surgery
. Attend one of our monthly bariatric surgery information
sessions for details.