Endocrine Unit

The Endocrine and Osteoporosis Associates at Massachusetts General Hospital work with patients and referring physicians to provide expertise and treatment in osteoporosis, endocrine disorders and related conditions. Learn more about making an appointment, getting a referral or refilling a prescription.

Making an Appointment

CONTACT US

Endocrine & Osteoporosis Associates
15 Parkman Street
Wang Building
Suite 730 A
Boston, MA 02114

Phone: 617-726-8720
Fax:
617-724-2718

Public Transportation Access:

yes

Disabled Access:
yes

New Patients

If you are a new Massachusetts General Hospital patient, please call the Registration and Referral Center at 866-211-6588 to receive a Mass General Medical Record Number (MRN). The center is open Monday through Thursday, 8:00 am to 6:00 pm and on Friday from 8:00 am to 5:00 pm. This unique number is our way of tracking patient information, including insurance providers and important contact information.

After registering, please call 617-726-8720 to make an appointment.

Current Patients

If you are already a patient of a endocrine physician, please call us at 617-726-8720 if you wish to schedule a follow up appointment.

Prescription Medication Refills

If you have not seen your physician in the last 12 months, please contact your physician for an appointment.

Refill requests can either be called into the prescription refill mailbox by dialing 617-726-8720 and selecting option 1. Please include the following information in your message:

  1. Name
  2. Mass General Medical Record Number (MRN)
  3. Birth Date
  4. Provider Name
  5. Name of Medication
  6. Dosage
  7. Frequency (how often medication is taken)
  8. Day Phone Number
  9. Evening Phone Number
  10. Pharmacy Phone Number and FAX (if known)

The time to complete the request is 24 to 48 business hours.

New Endocrine Patients

Documents and Records to Obtain Before Your First Visit

If you are a new patient, on your first visit, please arrange to bring the following documents with you, if possible. Do not send films prior to your appointment unless asked to do so.

  • Photo ID
  • Mass General Medical Record Number (MRN)
  • Medical history and past physicals
  • Medication list
  • X-rays or other imaging tests
  • Any relevant operative reports
  • Endocrine (hormone) laboratory tests
  • Information on type, dose and duration of any endocrine (hormone) therapies you have had done in the past or present

Related Information

Please note that depending on your diagnosis, symptoms and insurance coverage, the Endocrine and Osteoporosis may require a referral from your primary care physician. For questions about referrals, consultations, or to make an appointment with an appropriate endocrine physician, dial 617-726-8720.

For Providers

Referring a Patient

Partners physicians, please submit your referral through Clinical Referral Management System (CRMS) and include:

  1. Pertinent clinical history and a brief summary on why the consult is needed. 
  2. Additional clinical information (labs, bone density scans, etc.) should be sent by fax (617-724-2718) if unavailable in LMR/OnCall

External referring providers please fax to (617) 724-2718:

  1. Pertinent clinical history and a brief summary on why the consult is needed  
  2. Additional clinical information (labs, bone density scans, etc.) 

Urgent AppointmentsProviders should contact Jessica Upham at jupham@partners.org