Boston Medical Center (BMC), a national leader in health equity, and premier academic medical center and principal teaching affiliate of Boston University Chobanian & Avedisian School of Medicine, affiliated physicians and surgeons from across 47 specialties were named in Boston Magazine’s 2024 Top Doctors guide. BMC’s award-winning physicians and surgeons design comprehensive care with and for patients and more than 125 BMC-affiliated physicians and surgeons were recognized as best in their fields.

BMC, ranked the most inclusive hospital in the U.S. by the Lown Institute, is actively shaping the future of medicine. BMC is pioneering advanced treatments, tackling complex medical conditions, developing integrated care models and expanding what is considered medicine to address the root cause of health inequities. BMC clinical teams are renowned in their fields of care and research and committed to interrogating disparities to advance innovative interventions to improve patients’ health. The Boston Magazine 2024 Top Doctors guide provides a view into the care being delivered across BMC’s expert and compassionate group of clinicians. 

Cardiac Electrophysiology


Gary J. Balady, MD

Director of Non-Invasive Cardiovascular Labs and Preventive Cardiology

Ashvin N. Pande, MD

Invasive Cardiology, Vascular Medicine

Director, Interventional Cardiology

Child Neurology

Clinical Genetics


Developmental-Behavioral Pediatrics

Diagnostic Radiology

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

Facial Plastic Surgery/ Otolaryngology

Family Medicine


Geriatric Medicine

Hand Surgery


Infectious Disease

Internal Medicine

Interventional Cardiology

Interventional Neuroradiology

Maternal & Fetal Medicine

Medical Oncology





Obstetrics & Gynecology


Orthopedic Surgery


Pain Medicine


Pediatric Cardiology

Pediatric Dermatology

Pediatric Infectious Disease

Pediatric Otolaryngology

Pediatric Pulmonology

Robyn T. Cohen, MD, MPH

Associate Medical Director of Asthma Initiatives, Population Health Services, Boston Medical Center Health System

Pediatric Rheumatology

Pediatric Surgery

Plastic Surgery


Pulmonary Disease

Elizabeth S. Klings, MD

Pulmonologist, Director of the Center for Excellence in Sickle Cell Disease, Director of the Pulmonary Hypertension Center

Radiation Oncology

Reproductive Endocrinology/ Infertility



Donald T Hess, MD

Chief of Minimally Invasive and Weight Loss Surgery; Chief of General Surgery

Thoracic & Cardiac Surgery


Vascular Surgery


The Boston Magazine 2024 Top Doctors guide is based on research conducted by Castle Connolly as a part of Castle Connolly’s Top Doctors 2024 list. Therefore, discrepancies may exist. The list was developed based on peer-nomination of board-certified U.S.-based physicians and Castle Connolly’s review of nominee’s qualifications, appointments, outcomes, and reputation, among other factors. 

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