Appointments & Referrals

Make an appointment with a specialist at the Massachusetts General Hospital Digestive Healthcare Center. To begin the appointment process, contact the access coordinator in the program related to your condition.

Call to Request an Appointment

We provide patients with an experienced access coordinator, a clinician who is available to assess patients’ needs, coordinate appointments and begin the appropriate testing regimen. To request an appointment, call the access coordinator in the program related to your condition:

  • Barrett's Esophagus Treatment Center: 617-275-9082
  • Colorectal Center: 617-643-5166
  • Crohn’s and Colitis Center: 617-724-6005
  • Liver Center: 617-724-6006
  • Pancreas and Biliary Center: 617-643-5677
  • Swallowing and Heartburn Center: 617-724-6038
  • Weight Center: 617-726-0373

For general gastroenterology appointments or referrals, please call 617-726-2426.

Online Appointment Requests

You can also request an appointment online by selecting the program related to your condition and completing our online appointment form:

We strive to see patients as soon as possible. Once we receive your appointment request, our access coordinator will call and ask you to:

  • Provide information about your age, gender and ethnicity
  • Explain your diagnosis and/or symptoms in more detail
  • Let you know if you need a physician referral

Register for a Medical Record Number

Register to receive a medical record number by calling the Patient Registration and Referral Center at 866-211-6588. A medical record number is our way of tracking patient information, including insurance providers and important contact information.

Send Prior Medical Information

In the event that we need more medical information, our Digestive Healthcare Center access coordinators will provide a fax number so that you can fax all prior medical reports.


Request an appointment at the Digestive Healthcare Center

Contact the Digestive Healthcare Center to schedule an appointment with one of our digestive health specialists

Discover the Digestive Healthcare Center patient experience

Our approach to patient care brings together a team of digestive health specialists who create a personalized treatment plan for each patient.