MGH Back Bay

Conveniently located at 388 Commonwealth Avenue in Boston, MGH Back Bay provides outstanding primary care and preventative health care to the entire family, from newborns to seniors.

Boston's Back Bay


Phone: 617-267-7171
Hours: Monday to Friday, 8:30 am – 5:00 pm
Make an appointment using Patient Gateway

MGH Back Bay
388 Commonwealth Avenue
Boston, MA 02215

Welcome to MGH Bay Back Health Care Center

EBOLA Virus Information

If you, or a vistor to your home, has traveled to Mali, Sierra Leone, Liberia or Guinea in the past 21 days, please visit our Ebola information page to learn more about the disease.

Patients can also contact the Mass General Infection Disease Control unit at 617-726-2036 during normal business hours or after hours at 617-726-2000 - pager 26346

Our Mission

Our staff is dedicated to delivering the highest quality patient care through ongoing collaboration among patients, caregivers and professional care providers. As part of our approach to care, we work to understand each patient’s physical, social, psychological and environmental circumstances and incorporate compassionate care, teamwork, health care excellence and respect for our patients into our practice.

Learn more about our mission and core values

Patient-Centered Medical Home

We are pleased to annouce that MGH Back Bay is now a certified Patient-Centered Medical Home (PCMH Level 3 certification). This is the highest level approved by the National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA).

This means that our focus and care is on the person as a whole, allowing your physician to spend more time with you. As a patient of our practice, you will also have access to all of the world-class resources of Massachusetts General Hospital, including specialists in virtually every specialty and subspecialty, should you need it.

We look forward to focusing on our patients as a whole to improve access and quality of health care, while decreasing health care costs to both the patients and communities we serve.

Learn more about the Patient Centered Medical Home model at Back Bay.

Team Care

Your team of health care providers will consist of your primary care provider, nurse practitioners, RN's, LPN's, flow manager, secretary, phlebotomist, managed care coordinator, physiatrist, social workers, nurse educator, residents and nutritionists.

All of our doctors are board-certified and are specially trained to care for patients of all ages, from newborns to seniors. This means your doctor can care for your entire family for life.

Our physicians work with you to coordinate all of your health care needs, from routine physical exams to diagnosis and treatment of complex medical conditions, to preventative medicine and wellness programs.

Welcome Berklee College of Music Students

MGH Back Bay and Berklee College of Music have developed a strong connection. We offer students primary care services during your their in Boston. We are conveniently located in your neighborhood, just a short walk to Commonwealth Avenue. Services are available by appointment so that you can plan when you need to be seen at a time that works best for you. A staff nurse is available to you by telephone or email (Patient Gateway) to answer specific questions about your health.

Patient Services

  • Primary Care
  • Diabetes Education
  • Laboratory Services
  • Counseling, Brief Treatment and Mental Health Services
  • Physiatry
  • Outreach Services

How to Request Medical Records

To receive a copy of your medical record, please visit our medical records request page.