Surgery

The surgeons of the Mass General/North Shore Center for Outpatient Care provide high-quality, leading-edge treatments and procedures for patients of all ages. All of the surgeons who care for you at the Surgery Center are members of the Massachusetts General Hospital surgical staff.

Call to schedule an appointment: 877-251-7874

Overview

If you are scheduled to have surgery at the center, we ask that you submit your medical history online at the secure One Medical Passport web site. Call 978-882-6330 if you have questions or need assistance.

The Surgery service builds on a history of collaboration between Massachusetts General Hospital and North Shore Medical Center.

Comprehensive Outpatient Care

Patients receive comprehensive outpatient care that does not require an overnight stay in a hospital. Our exceptional physician and nurse care teams offer a unique combination of the most up-to-date, research-based medical therapies. Outpatient surgery is performed in our new state-of the art surgery center where patients enjoy quiet, private spaces during pre- and post-operative care.

Our facility includes:

  • Eight state-of-the-art surgical suites
  • Four dedicated pediatric surgical suites

Surgical Services

  • Bariatric surgery consultation
  • Breast surgery
  • Burn reconstruction
  • Colorectal surgery
  • Dialysis access services
  • Endocrine surgery
  • Gastrointestinal surgery/endoscopy
  • General surgery
  • Genitourinary surgery
  • Gynecological surgery
  • Orthopedic surgery
  • Otolaryngology (ear, nose and throat)
  • Pediatric surgery
  • Plastic and reconstructive surgery
  • Scar treatment
  • Surgical oncology (breast and melanoma)
  • Vascular and endovascular surgery

Our Doctors

  • James Balcom IV, MD

    978-882-6868

    Board Certification: Vascular Surgery, Surgery
    Clinical interest or expertise: Adrenal Surgery, Aortic Aneurysm Surgery, Carotid Artery Surgery, Peripheral Vascular Disease, Renal Artery and Mesenteric Vascular Disease, Treatment of Varicose Veins, Spider Veins, and Venous Insufficiency, Vein Surgery

  • Bernard Benedetto, MD

    978-882-6868

    Board Certification: Surgery
    Clinical interest or expertise: Anti-Reflux Surgery, Laprascopic and Open General and Gastrointestinal Surgery, Weight Loss (Bariatric) Surgery

  • Liliana Bourdeianou, MD

    617-643-0541

    Board Certification: Colon and Rectal Surgery, Surgery
    Clinical interest or expertise: Colon/Rectal Cancer Surgery (Laparoscopy and Transanal Endoscopic Microsurgery), Crohn's Disease, Diverticulitis and Rectal Prolapse, Gastrointestinal Cancer, Pelvic Floor Disorders, Sacral Nerve Stimulator Therapy, Sphincter Preserving Surgery, Ulcerative Colitis

  • Rich Ehrlichman, MD

    617-726-3712

    Board Certification: Plastic Surgery
    Clinical interest or expertise: Burn reconstruction, Scar management, Laser treatment of burn scars

  • Nahel Elias, MD

    617-726-0174

    Board Certification: Surgery
    Clinical interest or expertise: Abdominal Transplant Surgery

  • Heather Faulkner, MD, MPH

    978-882-6893

    Board Certification: Surgery
    Clinical interest or expertise: Abdominoplasty, Botox and Fillers, Breast Reduction, Breast Augmentation, Breast Lift, Body Contouring, Cosmetic Surgery, Eyelid Surgery, Liposuction, Labiaplasty

  • Denise Gee, MD

    617-643-4459

    Board Certification: Surgery
    Clinical interest or expertise: Bariatric Surgery, Barrett's Esophagus, Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD), Gastrointestinal Cancers, General Surgery, Hiatal Hernias, Minimally Invasive (Laparoscopic) Surgery

  • Larry Goldberg, MD

    978-882-6868

    Board Certification: Surgery
    Clinical interest or expertise: Arterial and Venous Surgery, Carotid Endarterectomy, Extremity Revascularization, General and Gastrointestinal Surgery (Laparoscopic and Open)

  • Richard Goodenough, MD

    978-882-6868

    Board Certification: Vascular Surgery, Surgery
    Clinical interest or expertise: Abdominal Surgery, Arterial Surgery of the Leg, Carotid Artery Surgery, General Surgery (Laparoscopic and Open), Vascular Surgery

  • Jeremy Goverman

    617-726-3712

    Board Certification: Surgery, Plastic Surgery
    Clinical interest or expertise: Burn reconstruction, Scar management, Laser treatment of burn scars

  • M. Catherine Hertl, MD

    978-774-1563

    Board Certification: Plastic Surgery
    Clinical interest or expertise: Breast Reconstruction, Body Contouring, Cosmetic Plastic Surgery, Botox Injections, Liposuction, Facial Fillers, Dermatologic Surgery

  • Richard Hodin, MD

    617-724-2570

    Board Certification: Surgery
    Clinical interest or expertise: Gastrointestinal and Endocrine Surgery, Laparoscopic Surgery, Surgery for Inflammatory Bowel Disease, Adrenal Tumors, Thyroid Nodule Clinic, Thyroid and Parathyroid Surgery

  • Alamanshu Jha, MD

    978-922-9226

    Board Certification: Surgery
    Clinical interest or expertise: Colonoscopy, Minimally Invasive Surgery

  • William Kastrinakis, MD

    978-882-6868

    Board Certification: Surgery
    Clinical interest or expertise: Minimally Invasive (Laparoscopic) Gastrointestinal Surgery, Surgical Oncology, Melanoma, Pancreatic Surgery

  • C. Bruce Ledig, MD

    978-882-6868

    Board Certification: Surgery
    Clinical interest or expertise: Colonoscopy, Complex Wound Management, General and Vascular Surgical Consultations, Management of Venous Diseases, Minor Surgery

  • Tamar Lipof, MD

    978-882-6868

    Board Certification: Colon and Rectal Surgery,Surgery
    Clinical interest or expertise: Colon and Rectal Surgery (Laparoscopic, Cancer and Sphincter Preserving), Constipation/Incontinence, Colitis/Crohn's Disease, Diverticulitis, Gastrointestinal Bleeding, Hemorrhoids/Anal Conditions, General Surgery

  • Carrie Lubitz, MD

    617-643-9473

    Board Certification: Surgery
    Clinical interest or expertise: Adrenal Surgery, Thyroid and Parathyroid Surgery, Thyroid Cancer, Thyroid Nodule Clinic

  • David Martini, MD

    978-882-6899

    Board Certification: Surgery
    Clinical interest or expertise: Auxiliary Lymph Node Dissection, Breast Cancer Surgery, Breast Disease, Lumpectomy, Multidisciplinary Breast Health Care, Prophylactic Mastectomy, Sentinel Lymph Node Mapping

  • Vinod Narra, MD

    978-882-6868

    Board Certification: Vacular Surgery, Surgery
    Clinical interest or expertise: Thyroid and Parathyroid Surgery, General Surgery

  • Virendra Patel, MD

    617-643-6110

    Board Certification: Vascular Surgery, Surgery
    Clinical interest or expertise: Aortoiliac Disease; Cerebrovascular, Renal or Mesenteric Vascular Disease; Complex AAA, DVT, Open or Endovascular Repair of: Thoracic or Thoracoabdominal Aneurysm or Dissection; Peripheral Aneurysms; PAD; Thoracic Outlet Syndrome; Varicose Veins

  • Richard Peinert, MD

    781-593-2800

    Board Certification: Plastic Surgery
    Clinical interest or expertise: Breast Surgery, Cosmetic Plastic Surgery, Liposuction, Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Skin Cancer, Foto-facial Rejuvenation  

  • Janey Pratt, MD

    617-724-1088

    Board Certification: Surgery
    Clinical interest or expertise: Breast Surgery, Endoscopy/Colonoscopy, General Gastrointestinal Surgery, Hernias, Laparoscopic, Open and Revisional Bariatric Surgery

  • Keith Rae, MD

    978-741-9004

    Board Certification: Plastic Surgery
    Clinical interest or expertise: Breast Surgery, Cosmetic Plastic Surgery, Liposuction, Pediatric Surgery, Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Cleft Lip and Palate Surgery

  • Jaime Rivera, MD

    978-882-6868

    Board Certification: Surgery
    Clinical interest or expertise: Colonoscopy and Upper Endoscopy, Open and Laparoscopic General and Gastrointestinal Surgery, Weight Loss (Bariatric) Surgery

  • Marc Rubin, MD

    978-882-6868

    Board Certification: Colon and Rectal Surgery, Surgery
    Clinical interest or expertise: Colon and Rectal Surgery (Laparoscopic, Cancer and Sphincter Preserving), Constipation/Incontinence, Colitis/Crohn's Disease, Diverticulitis, Gastrointestinal Bleeding, Hemorrhoids/Anal Conditions, General Surgery

  • Russell Ryan, MD

    978-882-6868

    Board Certification: Surgery
    Clinical interest or expertise: Colonoscopy and Upper Endoscopy, Laparoscopic and Open General and Gastrointestinal Surgery

  • Beverly Schafer, MD

    978-927-8844

    Clinical interest or expertise: Breast Surgery, Cosmetic Plastic Surgery, Oculoplastic Surgery, Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Pediatric Surgery, Laser Surgery for wrinkles

  • Sherry Scovell, MD

    978-882-6885

    Board Certification: Vascular Surgery, Surgery
    Clinical interest or expertise: Minimally Invasive Venous Vascular Surgery, Varicose Veins and Vein Surgeries

  • Maryam Tabrizi, MD

    978-882-6868

    Board Certification: Surgery
    Clinical interest or expertise: General and gastrointestinal surgery, Hernias (inguinal, ventral, incisional), Laparoscopic surgery, Trauma and critical care, Gallbladder surgery, Diverticulitis, Acute care surgery, Laparoscopic colectomy

  • Parsia Vagefi, MD

    800-644-2223

    Board Certification: Surgery
    Clinical interest or expertise: Adult and Pediatric Kidney and Liver Transplantation, Dialysis Access, Hepatocellular Carcinoma, Living Donor Liver and Kidney Transplantation, Pancreas Transplantation, Split Liver Transplantation

  • David Wages, MD

    978-531-6966

    Board Certification: Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
    Clinical interest or expertise: Breast Reconstruction, Cosmetic Plastic Surgery, Nasal Reconstruction, Hand/Finger Surgery, Microsurgery, Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery

Contact

Surgery

102-104 Endicott Street
Danvers, MA 01923
Phone: 877-251-7874

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One Medical Passport

If you are scheduled to have surgery at the center, we ask that you submit your medical history online at the secure One Medical Passport web site. Call 978-882-6330 if you have questions or need assistance.

Call to schedule an appointment: 877-251-7874

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