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Dr. Jocelyn Duffy Joins Lawrence General Hospital’s Primary Care Practice

Jocelyn Duffy, MD, will serve patients as a primary care physician at CMA’s Andover/North Andover YMCA location in Andover, MA.

LAWRENCE, MA— Lawrence General Hospital welcomes board-certified family physician Jocelyn Duffy, MD, to its primary care team at Community Medical Associates (CMA). As of Tuesday, September 3, she will serve patients as a primary care physician at CMA’s Andover/North Andover YMCA location in Andover, MA. Dr. Duffy, a Boxford resident, specializes in family medicine for children and adults over the age of six. She has practiced in family care for over 30 years and looks forward to her new affiliation with Lawrence General. She is currently accepting new patients.

“I have been privileged to serve the patients of the Andovers and the surrounding communities for many years, and I look forward to continuing to see my patients at my new location at the Andover/North Andover YMCA,” Duffy said.

“We are excited to welcome Dr. Duffy to Community Medical Associates at the Y,” said Robin Hynds, MSN, Lawrence General Chief Clinical Integration Officer and Vice President, Care Continuum and Network Development. “Her addition to our great group of providers helps us to fulfil our promise to our communities to provide high quality, accessible health care close to home.”

Dr. Duffy is a Fellow of the American Academy of Family Physicians and practices with an emphasis on preventative health care, exercise, nutrition, family planning, influenza, and contraception. She graduated from medical school University of Liege, Belgium in 1986 and completed her residency at University of Massachusetts Family Practice in 1990. 

CMA, which is an expanded patient and family-centered medical practice that is affiliated with Lawrence General, first opened its doors at the Andover/North Andover YMCA in 2016. It is in the same location as Lawrence General’s outpatient rehabilitation clinic that offers physical therapy services including its popular aquatic therapy program.

To schedule a primary care visit with Dr. Duffy, please call 978-946-8386. Hours of operation are Monday – Friday from 8 am – 5 pm. 

Lawrence General Hospital is a regional, independent, nonprofit hospital. With more than 260,000 inpatient admissions and outpatient encounters annually, Lawrence General ensures access to the highquality care, the latest technologies, and more than 550 local providers, including primary care and many specialties, delivering caring and personalized treatment. A designated Level III Trauma Center, Lawrence General has one of the busiest Emergency Departments in Massachusetts, offers a broad range of specialty surgeries in its new Santagati Center for surgery, and leads the region in cardiac care with its highly accredited cardiovascular center. It has clinical affiliations with Floating Hospital for Children at Tufts Medical Center, and Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center. It offers services from its main campus in Lawrence, as well as from locations in Andover and Methuen, MA, and Salem, NH. For more information, visit
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