North Shore patients can find a North Shore doctor in virtually any field of medicine at North Shore Medical Center (NSMC), the region's largest healthcare provider and the second largest community hospital system in Massachusetts. NSMC's Medical staff includes more than 600 affiliated North Shore physicians with offices throughout the North Shore, including on the Salem campus of our hospital near Boston. Many of these doctors are part of North Shore Physicians Group, a multi-specialty practice affiliated with NSMC. All of our health care professionals are benefit from our secure electronic medical records system, which enables them to coordinate with other specialists and communicate with patients.
One of the most important relationships patients have is with their primary care physician. North Shore primary care physicians work in close collaboration with other NSMC doctors who are world-class specialists in surgery, cardiology, cancer and many other fields, in order to coordinate treatment and offer each patient the highest level of care.
North Shore families have the option of choosing a family medicine physician who can provide primary care for all members of the family. By seeing the entire family, a family medicine doctor can better understand a family's health history and health dynamics, helping to improve overall health care outcomes.