About Us

Chestnut Woods is committed to always putting our residents’ needs first with conscientious caregivers who believe in quality of care.

We strive to provide the highest levels of subacute short term and comprehensive long term care in a compassionate and caring atmosphere. A majority of our non-union staff has been with us for many years and we are proud of our low turnover rates.

Take the first step to finding the right solution.

Our caregiving specialists are here to guide you through your short or long term care needs.


Ryan Murphy, Administrator
Tammy Dalton, Director of Nursing Services
Susan Lamkins, Director of Admissions and Marketing
Debbie Bennett, Nurse Manager
Caterina Joly, MDS/CM
Evelyn Foleke, Social Services Director
Michael Cook, Food Services Director
Tedibabe Eskinder, Activities Director
Lauren Drapinski, Rehab Director
Kelly Schact, Staff Development Coordinator
Rae Anne Gallagher, Business Office Manager
April Carlino, Scheduler/Payroll
David Turilli, Director of Maintenance
Joe Cardillo, Medical Records/Central Supply

Conveniently located near many area hospitals!

Melrose-Wakefield Hospital
585 Lebanon St
Melrose, MA 02176
(781) 979-3000

NSMC Union Hospital
500 Lynnfield Street
Lynn, MA 01904
(781) 581-9200

Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH)
55 Fruit Street
Boston, MA 02114
(617) 726-2000

Lawrence Memorial Hospital of Medford
170 Governors Avenue
Medford, MA 02155
(781) 306-6000

New England Rehabilitation Hospital
2 Rehabilitation Way
Woburn, MA 01801
(781) 935-5050

Lahey Medical Center
1 Essex Center Drive
Peabody, Massachusetts
(978) 538-4000

Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
330 Brookline Ave
Boston, MA 02215
(617) 667-7000