Massachusetts Medical Society: Manchester resident Suzanne Graves, M.D. is honored by Essex South District Medical Society as 2017 Community Clinician of the Year

Manchester resident Suzanne Graves, M.D. is honored by Essex South District Medical Society as 2017 Community Clinician of the Year


Waltham – March 13th – Manchester resident Suzanne F. Graves, M.D. has been honored by her physician peers of the Essex South District Medical Society as the district’s 2017 Community Clinician of the Year.  She will receive the award at the district’s annual meeting on April 6 at the Danversport Yacht Club in Danvers. 

In nominating her for the honor, her colleagues noted that she “has consistently demonstrated the highest level of commitment to her patients, her practice, and her community.”

Dr. Graves is a physician and senior partner with Garden City Pediatrics in Beverly, a medical practice affiliated with Beverly Hospital that she joined in 1993. In addition to her clinical practice, she is a member of the Board of Directors of Lahey Health System, the Northeast Physician Hospital Organization, and the Lahey Clinical Performance Network.

Additionally, she serves as the president of the Evelyn Lilly Lutz Foundation, which is engaged in supporting and encouraging medical research and continuing education in connection with Beverly Hospital, is the school physician for the Waring School in Beverly and the Manchester Essex Regional School District, and teaches pediatric resident physicians from Massachusetts General Hospital.    

Dr. Graves received her bachelor’s degree from Dartmouth College and her medical degree from the University of Vermont College of Medicine. 

The Community Clinician of the Year award was established in 1998 by the Massachusetts Medical Society to recognize a physician from each of the Society’s 20 district medical societies who has made significant contributions to his or her patients and the community.  The Essex South District Medical Society has nearly 700 physician members who work or live in the communities of southern Essex County. 

The Massachusetts Medical Society, with some 25,000 physicians and student members, is dedicated to educating and advocating for the patients and physicians of Massachusetts. The Society, under the auspices of NEJM Group, publishes the New England Journal of Medicine, a leading global medical journal and web site, and Journal Watch alerts and newsletters covering 13 specialties. The Society is also a leader in continuing medical education providing accredited and certified activities across the globe for physicians and other health care professionals.  Founded in 1781, MMS is the oldest continuously operating medical society in the country. For more information please visit,, or

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