North Suburban Medical Center

North Suburban Medical Center is a private hospital in Thornton, Colorado. With more than 120 beds, the NSMC serves communities in the northern suburbs of Denver. Home to the Musculoskeletal Surgery Center and the Center for Sleep Disorders, the North Suburban Medical Center provides general medical and surgical care as well as specialized treatment and testing such as spinal disc replacement surgery and high-definition magnetic resonance imaging. North Suburban is equipped to handle all types of procedures in its 24/7 emergency room. We also offer expert pediatric ER care through our affiliation with the Rocky Mountain Hospital for Children.

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Dr. Joe Marr

Emergency Department Medical Director

Dr. Joe Marr is a board certified Emergency Medicine physician.  He completed medical school at St. Louis University and his Residency in Emergency Medicine at Louisiana State University.  Joe has been with CarePoint since 2000 and has served as CarePoint Medical Director at North Suburban Medical Center since 2007.  Dr. Marr was Medical Staff President at North Suburban in 2011. Joe is involved in volunteer work, and in his spare time likes to enjoy all that Colorado has to offer.



Dr. Thomas Dietrich

Emergency Department Associate Director

Tom completed his Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine at the University of Health Sciences College of Osteopathic Medicine in Missouri. He did his Emergency Department Residency at Palmetto Richland Memorial Hospital in South Carolina.  He joined CarePoint in 2002 and is currently the Emergency Department Associate Medical Director at North Suburban Medical Center .  He enjoys living in Colorado and taking advantage of all it has to offer.
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