Dr. Rose Shorter, MD

Dr. Rose Shorter, MD

Internal Medicine  |  
Female  |  
Age 45
Insurances AcceptedSave
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
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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


  • Internal Medicine

Board Certifications

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

Conditions Treated


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  • 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
based on 18 total reviews (7 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (18)

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Dr. Shorter's Performance

Explains condition(s) well
Answers Questions
Time well spent

Office & Staff Performance

Office environment
Staff friendliness
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (7)

Dr. is very knowledgeable, and spends adequate time to listen to issues and come up with a plan of action. She is awesome!
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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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Not impressed thus far. I left a message at 1000 and with no response, called back at 2:19. Office staff didn't express any apologies or concern for the delay. Then was told no appointment could be made until I filled out paperwork, which they would mail me. I guess Physicians don't need new...more
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I am writing about Sandwich Primary Care which is controlled by Dr. Shorter. A recent departure by the prior owner was not announced to his patients. I have spent weeks trying to get refills and only found out by accident that the previous Doctor fled the building. Sandwich Primary care is in...more
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I love her. She's a pleasure to be with, and extremely honest about the situation.
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