Dr. Rose Shorter, MD

Dr. Rose Shorter, MD

Internal Medicine  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 45
Dr. Rose Shorter, MD is an internal medicine specialist in Sandwich, MA and has been practicing for 19 years. She graduated from University Of Rochester School Of Medicine and Dentistry in 1999 and specializes in internal medicine.

2 Jan Sebastian Dr Ste 202

Sandwich, MA 02563

Contact Information

(774) 338-5120

Insurance Accepted

  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • CareSource
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Community Health Choice
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • Health Net
  • 13 More

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Dr. Shorter's Experience

Dr. Shorter's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Internal Medicine
  • Board certified in Internal Medicine
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

1  Specialties

  • Internal Medicine

1  Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

187  Conditions Treated

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21  Procedures

  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • Gonorrhea Screening
  • Hepatitis B Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis C Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • HIV Screening
  • Human Papillomavirus DNA Testing
  • Immunization
  • Liver Function Test
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Pap Smear
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Syphilis Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Wellness Examination

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Massachusetts.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.


  • College Of The Holy Cross
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1995
  • University Of Rochester School Of Medicine and Dentistry
    Medical School | Graduated 1999

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Shorter has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Shorter's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Shorter to family and friends
22 total reviews (10 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (22)

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Dr. Shorter's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (10)

I feel so lucky to have Dr Shorter as my primary care physician!!! She came highly recommended from one of my other doctors!! Dr Shorter is what you always hope that you will be fortunate enough have as your primary care physician!! She pays attention to your issues, and is really up on all of...more
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Dr. Shorter is an amazing advocate for her patients. She always gives you tons of time to sit and speak with her. She even remembers spouses and medical situations with family members that have greatly affected your life. She is honest, but down to earth and comforting. I love that she trusts...more
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Great listener, attentive, good internet skill. She is out family MD, we all like her very much!!
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Dr Shorter is personable, good listener and now In better office for convenience. Good Receptionist, and staff. Excellent on prescription service follow up and a referral if needed. My wife and I really like her.Our son now 18 will be seeing her as well.
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After my first visit with Dr. Shorter I felt very comfortable with her. She is very professional and knowledgeable with my concerns. I like being able to talk with her through the medical portal. My concerns were answered in a timely manner.
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