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The Emergency Department (ED) at Boston Medical Center

The Emergency Department (ED) at Boston Medical Center is a state-of-the-art facility with 24-hour coverage by highly skilled physicians who provide comprehensive emergency medical care. Located in the heart of Boston’s historic South End, we offer a full complement of surgical and subspecialty consult services.

Boston Medical Center is the largest and busiest provider of trauma and emergency services in New England. Our Emergency Department serves more than 130,000 patients each year and is a national model of excellence in emergency medicine.

Our team consists of experienced emergency medicine attending physicians, emergency nurses, mental health specialists, social workers and emergency medicine residents.

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Specialty Clinics

Acute Care and Trauma Surgery

The BMC Trauma Center has a reputation as one of the country's finest centers. Verified by the American College of Surgeons as a Level I adult trauma center, BMC provides the highest level of care to patients with serious, life-threatening injuries.

Our Team

Physicians

Andreas Dewitz, MD

Associate Professor of Emergency Medicine, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston MA
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James A Feldman, MD

Professor of Emergency Medicine, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston MA

Gabrielle A Jacquet, MD

Assistant Professor of Emergency Medicine, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston MA

Thea L James, MD

Assistant Professor of Emergency Medicine, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston MA

Judith A Linden, MD

Associate Professor of Emergency Medicine, Boston University School of Medicine

Gina M Lopez, MD

Clinical Instructor of Emergency Medicine, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston MA

Brendan G Magauran, MD, MBA

Vice Chair for Administration/Clinical Director, Department of Emergency Medicine

Assistant Clinical Professor of Emergency Medicine, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston MA
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Kerry K McCabe, MD

Associate Residency Director
Assistant Professor of Emergency Medicine, Boston University School of Medicine
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Ron Medzon, MD

Associate Professor of Emergency Medicine, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston MA
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Elizabeth L Mitchell, MD

Associate Clinical Professor of Emergency Medicine, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston MA
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Andrew Mittelman, MD

Assistance Professor of Emergency Medicine

Special Interests

Post-exposure prophylaxis

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Jeffrey I Schneider, MD

Assistant Professor of Emergency Medicine, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston MA

Jordan A Spector, MD

Assistant Professor of Emergency Medicine, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston MA

Laura A Welsh, MD

Interim Associate Residency Program Director, Assistant Professor of Emergency Medicine

Special Interests

Arrhythmia, Occlusive Myocardial Infarctions, Women's Health, Airway Managment

Nurse Practicioners

Physician Assistants

Kelly A Burns, PA-C

Physician Assistant of Medicine, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston Massachusetts
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Additional Information

Department News

Residency and Fellowship Information

We offer an Emergency Medicine Residency Program. As an independent academic department at Boston University School of Medicine, our EM program has become a respected leader among clinical departments.

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Have you ever wondered what life is like for a BMC Emergency Medicine resident?

Dr. Jessica Faiz takes us through a day in her life and shows us a behind-the-scenes look!

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