NSMC News Releases

North Shore Physicians Group expands to Rowley

North Shore Physicians Group (NSPG) is pleased to announce that it will open its newest location at 414 Haverhill Street in Rowley on June 5. This is NSPG’s 22nd location on the North Shore.

The new location will offer patients primary and specialty care as well as x-ray, mammography and bone density testing. Patients in Rowley and the surrounding communities of Ipswich, Boxford and Georgetown will now also have an opportunity to be connected to North Shore Medical Center and the hospitals within Partners HealthCare including Massachusetts General Hospital and Brigham and Women’s Hospital.

Primary care providers Eugene Boss, M.D., Francis McDermott, III, M.D., Julie Smail, M.D., Jacqueline Swan, M.D., Kathleen Townes, M.D. and Leanne Roberts, N.P. will move from their current NSPG office in Beverly to the new Rowley location. In September Elizabeth Dougherty, M.D., who specializes in internal medicine and pediatrics will join the group at the Rowley office. Patients in this new practice will still continue to enjoy online access to their physicians and office staff.

“We are very excited to be expanding into a new geography that is in need of primary care and look forward to caring for the patients in Rowley and the surrounding communities,” said Steven Kapfhammer, President, North Shore Physicians Group. “The physicians in our new, state-of-the art space will provide adults and children high-quality, exceptional care that is close to their homes, but connected to one of the most advance health care systems in the Commonwealth.”

NSPG includes more than 320 physicians, nurses and nurse practitioners and offers patients a wide range of specialties in 23 locations throughout the North Shore. NSPG also operates North Shore Urgent Care located at the Mass General/North Shore Center for Outpatient Care in Danvers, offering expert, immediate care for conditions that are not life threatening.

Community members are welcome to meet the physicians and tour the new space on June 22 from 4 to 7 p.m. Patients wishing to make an appointment with the physicians may call 877-379-5522. For more information on these outstanding physicians or to learn more about NSPG, please visit northshorephysicians.org/rowley.

NSMC (North Shore Medical Center) is a multi-site health system headquartered in Salem, Mass., which includes NSMC Salem Hospital, NSMC Union Hospital in Lynn, MassGeneral for Children at North Shore Medical Center, NSMC Heart Center, NSMC Women’s Center and the physician network known as North Shore Physicians Group. NSMC and Massachusetts General Hospital together provide care at the Mass General/North Shore Center for Outpatient Care and the Mass General/North Shore Cancer Center in Danvers. NSMC is a member of Partners HealthCare, which was founded by Massachusetts General Hospital and Brigham and Women’s Hospital. #northshoremed