We are undergoing construction and making improvements across campus. Learn more

New Chief/Chair of Orthopaedic Surgery Appointed
Scott Duncan, MD, MPH, MBA, has been appointed Chief of Orthopaedic Surgery at Boston Medical Center and Chair of the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery at Boston University School of Medicine.

Pediatric Sickle Cell Disease Patients Achieve Near-Perfect Influenza Vaccination Rate
BMC implemented several quality improvement methods to achieve the substantial increase to a 90 percent vaccination rate.

Peripheral Arterial Disease is a condition in which narrowing of the peripheral arteries can cause limited blood flow to your legs. Today, PAD affects an estimated 8-12 million Americans.The same pediatric surgeons that operate at Boston Children’s Hospital operate at Boston Medical Center, providing exceptional care to all of our patients. Boston University School of Medicine students have created a new masterpiece for our youngest patients to enjoy.


Under Construction Today. Building for Tomorrow.

If you’ve visited our campus recently, then you’ve noticed that we are under construction! In October 2013, Boston Medical Center (BMC) launched a clinical campus redesign project to improve our buildings and services so we can continue delivering exceptional care for all of our patients for years to come. Read more

Heart Month is Here! Learn to “Lighten Up” Your Favorite Foods

February is Heart Month: a time to remember your heart, and how you can keep yourself healthy. Heart disease continues to be the leading cause of death in the United States, yet there are many easy things people can do to help keep their hearts healthy. Read more

Seasonal Affective Disorder

“During the long winter, up to 20% of New Englanders will suffer mild to severe depression,” says Sherry Nykiel, MD, Medical Director of Outpatient Psychiatric Services at Boston Medical Center. “These symptoms can be disabling and it is important for people to seek help as there are effective treatment for SAD.” Read more

About BMC

Boston Medical Center (BMC) is a 482-bed academic medical center located in Boston’s historic South End, providing medical care for infants, children, teens and adults. BMC offers Primary Care and specialty services as well as a number of health and wellness programs and is affiliated with 14 community health centers in the Boston area.