NOTICE: Lahey Health Primary Care – Gloucester First Floor is now called Beth Israel Lahey Health Primary Care – 1st Floor, Addison Gilbert Hospital. Learn more about BILH Primary Care Practice Name Changes.

About Our Primary Care Practice

Lahey Primary Care at Addison Gilbert Hospital, Gloucester

Office Hours

Amy B. Esdale, MD
Monday, Wednesday, Friday: 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Tuesday, Thursday: 1:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Karen E. Damico, DO
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday: 8:00 am – 5:00 pm

Phone Hours
8:00 am – 5:00 pm

Off-Hours Coverage

For your convenience, our patients may be seen Saturdays for same-day sick visits at Lahey Outpatient Center, Danvers, 480 Maple Street. A same-day sick visit can be scheduled by calling 978-304-8354 on Saturdays between the hours of 8:00 am and 12:00 pm.

On-Site Services

At Beth Israel Lahey Health Primary Care – 1st Floor, Addison Gilbert Hospital, we provide the services needed to help our patients along their journey toward optimal health. Serving the community for over 20 years, we provide primary care services including:

  • Annual physicals exams, annual wellness exams and well child checks
  • Same day sick visits
  • Ongoing chronic care management
  • Collaboration with Behavioral Health clinicians
  • Immunizations and certain therapeutic injections
  • DOT physical examinations

Major Insurances Accepted

Most major insurances accepted. Please call our office with all insurance questions.

Practice Philosophy


Beth Israel Lahey Health, as a leader in healthcare innovation and excellence, consistently applies performance improvement to its family-centered healthcare environment. The board of trustees, medical staff and employees achieve this goal by continually improving quality, efficiency and cost effectiveness, while maintaining both respect and compassion for our patients.


Beth Israel Lahey Health is committed to providing the highest quality of care to all individuals who can benefit from our continuum of care. Our concept of care broadly embraces the health, well being and dignity of the patients we serve.


Beth Israel Lahey Health hospitals provide exceptional healthcare services to their respective communities, working to identify the needs of the community and devoting the necessary resources to meeting those needs. Our goal is to reach out to and be a reflection of the diverse populations we serve and to assist each community member in achieving their highest level of health, regardless of race, color, creed, national origin, disability, age, or ability to pay.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Interpreter services are available upon request.