Overview

North Shore Medical Center’s primary care physicians are committed to giving you the care and support you need to stay healthy. Our board certified physicians specialize in internal medicine, family medicine and pediatric primary care. And they’re on the staff at NSMC, with world-class specialists in surgery, cancer, cardiology, women’s health and more. NSMC’s physicians are also part of a network of providers that includes Massachusetts General Hospital, Brigham and Women’s Hospital and the full spectrum of experts in the Partners HealthCare System. Learn more
Primary care at North Shore Medical Center

Many of our primary care physicians are accepting new patients and have appointments available for everything from routine physical exams to urgent care same-day appointment.


Specialty consultations

Patients needing specialty care are referred to medical or surgical specialists at NSMC Salem Hospital, NSMC Union Hospital or MassGeneral for Children at North Shore Medical Center.  

NSMC and Massachusetts General Hospital also operate the Mass General/North Shore Center for Outpatient Care . Conveniently located in Danvers, the facility houses the Mass General/North Shore Cancer Center, outpatient surgery and North Shore Urgent Care , as well as a wide range of medical and surgical specialty services.

Electronic medical records

Many of our primary care physicians use state-of-the-art electronic medical records, which provide them with secure access to your complete, up-to-date medical information. This electronic system is also linked to the hospitals of Partners HealthCare, including Massachusetts General Hospital and Brigham and Women’s Hospital. In the event you are hospitalized, your doctors and nurses can access your medical information immediately.