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Diane R. Pearl, MD

Cardiovascular Medicine, Primary Care, Tick Borne Disease
“I feel honored and privileged to be able to contribute to the community where I grew up” Island Staff Member

Clinical Overview



Nantucket Cottage Medical Group Physician; Physician Unit Chief, Massachusetts General Physicians Organization

Department + Services

Internal Medicine, Primary Care

My Expertise

Internal medicine, primary care, cardiology, oncology, infectious disease and geriatrics

Programs + Specialties

Cardiac Rehabilitation; Dialysis; Infusion Services

Board Certifications

Internal Medicine, American Board of Internal Medicine
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Degree & Residencies

Tufts University, BS Chemistry
Medical University of South Carolina, BS Pharmacy
Medical University of South Carolina, MD
Dartmouth Medical Center, Internal Medicine Residency

Honors & Recognition

AOA Honor Society
Member of the American College of Physicians
Member of the Massachusetts Medical Society


"I feel honored and privileged to be able to contribute to the community where I grew up."

Dr. Pearl is a Nantucket native and a graduate of Nantucket High School. Returning to the island after 20 years of education and training, Dr. Pearl opened her internal medicine practice on Nantucket in 1990.

After 20 successful years in private practice, Dr. Pearl joined the Massachusetts General Physicians Organization in 2009, and serves as the MGPO unit chief for the island, while continuing her internal medicine practice.

Dr. Pearl and her husband, Rep. Tim Madden, raised three children on Nantucket. When she's not at the hospital, she enjoys walking with her dog Maggie, and her first granddaughter, Grace, who also lives on the island.

Contact Dr. Pearl

Office Hours
Monday - Thursday 9:00 - 4:00
(Closed for lunch 12:30 - 1:30)


(508) 825-1000


Nantucket Cottage Hospital
57 Prospect Street
Nantucket, MA 02554

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