nurse-practitionerstafforthopaedicsfemalenoEnglish/assets/MGH/images/orthopaedics/staff/hennessey-lindsay-portrait-mobile.jpgLindsay Hennessey, NP, with the Sports Medicine Center at Massachusetts General HospitalLindsayHennesseyNP/sites/MGH/orthopaedics/staff/lindsay-hennessey.pageNurse Practitioner with Dr. Robert NascimentoMass General - Boston;Newton-Wellesley Sports Medicine;Mass General - WalthamACL (anterior cruciate ligament) Injuries;Shoulder instability/dislocation/subluxation (Latarjet);Rotator cuff repairs;Biceps repair;Cartilage restoration / cartilage repair;Meniscus tear;Complex knee reconstruction (ACL, PCL, LCL);Labral injuries and shoulder instability (SLAP, Bankart);Clavicle fracture;Revision ACL reconstruction;Revision shoulder reconstruction;Shoulder arthroscopy;Knee arthroscopy;Sports injuries;Shoulder replacement
Lindsay is a nurse practitioner who completed her Bachelor’s of Science Degree in Nursing with a minor in biology and her Master’s of Science Degree in Nursing from Salem State University where she graduated summa cum laude. She is board certified by the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners and is a member of the Massachusetts Coalition of Nurse Practitioners and the Association of PeriOperative Registered Nurses.
Lindsay works exclusively with Dr. Nascimento, who is the Chief of Sports Medicine at Newton-Wellesley Hospital, Head Team Physician for Boston College Athletics and Team Physician for the New England Patriots.
She provides care for new, follow-up, pre and post-operative patients. Lindsay ensures thorough communication with her patients and addresses the psychosocial impacts of their injury to help them prevent further injury, improve their athletic performance and overall well-being.
She sees patients in Boston, Waltham and Wellesley. In her free time, she enjoys dancing, swimming, painting and traveling.