Timothy Tierney, M.D.
Family Physician

Dr Tierney is Board Certified in Family Practice. Dr Tierney graduated from Georgetown University Medical School in 1984. He completed his Family Practice Residency at Dewitt Army Hospital located in Fort Belvoir, Virginia. He spent 7 years practicing medicine in the US Army as a Family Physician, with tours of duty in Germany, Saudi Arabia, and Ft. Monmouth, New Jersey, before coming to the Malden/Melrose area in 1991 to open the practice at 350 Main Street, Malden; being hired by Melrose Wakefield Hospital.


In 2001 Dr Tierney decided to enter solo practice, and created Main Street Family Practice. In 2004 the practice moved to its present location at 675 Main Street, Melrose.


Dr. Tierney has served as the Chairman of Family Medicine Department at Melrose Wakefield Hospital from 1998 through 2008. He was also President of the Melrose Wakefield Medical Staff from 2008 to 2010. He has also served as the Chairman of the Melrose Board of Health from 2002 to 2011

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Dr. Tierney

Thomas Salines
Nurse Practitioner

Thomas Salines came to Main Street Family Practice in 1998.

He is a Nurse Practitioner with specific training in Family Practice. He earned his B.S. in Nursing at Salem State and his Master's at University of Massachusetts-Boston. His experience includes being a operative nurse at Melrose-Wakefield Hospital as well as Visiting Nurse Care

He is always looking for a golf game!

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Jolanka Pride
Nurse Practitioner

Jolanka Pride is a Board Certified Adult and Gerontological Nurse Practitioner, joining Main Street Family Practice in the fall of 2015. She received her Master’s degree from the University of Massachusetts-Lowell, and her Bachelor’s degree from Salem State University. Jolanka started her healthcare career in 1990 as a Registered Nurse in Romania. Since then she worked in Pediatrics, Emergency Department, Operating Room, Medical Surgical units, Rehabilitation, Home Care, and healthcare management in the United States, Romania, and Switzerland. She speaks English, Romanian, Hungarian fluently, and German at conversational level.
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Main Street Family Practice: 675 Main Street, Melrose, MA 02176: Office Telephone: 781.662.4934
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