Department of Pediatrics
We, in the Department of Pediatrics at Boston Medical Center, are dedicated to children, adolescents and young adults in urban communities. We are committed to keeping them healthy by promoting safety and preventative medicine, by delivering prompt, efficient care for illnesses and injuries and by advocating for them at a systems level.
Make an Appointment
You can make a primary care appointment by calling 617.414.5946. You can book an appointment with a pediatric specialist by calling 617.414.4841 (click here for a list of pediatric specialists). You can book an appointment online with select providers in these specialties: Primary Care, OBGYN, Ear Nose & Throat (ENT), and Optometry.
Caring for newborns, children and adolescents is our most important job. That is why you will find many programs and special services at BMC that you will not find anywhere else. We are a national leader in children's health services.
The Department of Pediatrics at BMC takes pride in providing:
- state-of-the-art pediatric primary care and specialty services
- respectful and courteous care to patients, parents and families that is sensitive to issues of multicultural diversity
- prompt and accurate consultation and communication to referring providers
- extended hours, including evening and weekend appointments, and on-call availability to provide care 24 hours a day, seven days a week.
We offer family-centered care delivered by a health care team that includes doctors, nurses, social workers, educators and other professionals. Serving a diverse population, we provide services in many different languages and respect all cultural beliefs.
The Department of Pediatrics at BMC is dedicated to children, adolescents and young adults in urban communities.