Treatment Programs

photo

Pediatric Lipid Disorders Program

The Pediatric Lipid Disorders Program at MassGeneral Hospital for Children provides evaluation and treatment of children with suspected or known familial or acquired lipid disorders.

The Pediatric Lipid Disorders Program at MassGeneral Hospital for Children provides evaluation and treatment of children with suspected or known familial or acquired lipid disorders, or whose family history (e.g., early myocardial infarction, familial hypercholesterolemia) suggests a familial lipid disorder.

Services, which may involve coordination with MassGeneral Hospital for Children and Massachusetts General Hospital specialists in gastroenterology and/or endocrinology, include management with diet, exercise and smoking-cessation and, when necessary, conservative use of medications. Also available are the services of Mass General’s Cardiac Metabolic Syndrome Program, which is tailored for patients at increased risk of atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease resulting from obesity and/or metabolic syndrome.

MGHfC Cardiology

Yawkey Center for Outpatient Care
55 Fruit Street
Suite 6C
Boston, MA 02114

Phone: 888-644-3248

Public Transportation Access: yes
Disabled Access: yes

To schedule an appointment with a MassGeneral for Children pediatric specialist, please call 888-644-3248 or complete our online appointment form to request an appointment.

Physicians may call 888-644-3211 or use the online referral form and the Access & New Appointment Center will call your patient within 1 business day.

Next Steps:

patient

Make an appointment

Contact MassGeneral Hospital for Children to schedule an appointment with one of our specialists.

patient

Family-centered care

We respect that the family is the center of a child’s life and we welcome families to participate in every aspect of their child’s care.

patient

Partners HealthCare Patient Gateway

Secure, convenient online access to your child's health information whenever you need it.