James Peterson, MD, HMDC - Physicians - Care Dimensions


James Peterson, MD, HMDC
Hospice and Palliative Care Physician

Dr. Peterson joined Care Dimensions in 2019 as a full-time hospice and palliative care physician. He works with an interdisciplinary team and manages the care of hospice patients in the Greater Boston/MetroWest area and at the Care Dimensions Hospice House in Lincoln.

Prior to joining Care Dimensions, he worked as a physician in several settings, including as a palliative care physician in a medical home organization, as a hospice medical director, and as a nursing home and primary care family physician in medical practices in Massachusetts and southern New Hampshire.

Dr. Peterson is a graduate of the University of Massachusetts Medical School. He is board certified in family medicine and as a hospice medical director.  

Since 1978, Care Dimensions has provided comprehensive and compassionate care for individuals and families dealing with life-threatening illnesses. As the non-profit leader in advanced illness care, we offer services in more than 95 communities in Eastern Massachusetts.