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Mark Steven Pasternack, MD

Unit Chief, Pediatric Infectious Disease

  • Phone: 617-726-2374
Departments
Infectious Diseases
Department of Medicine
Department of Pediatrics

Specialties

  • MassGeneral Hospital for Children
  • Infectious Disease / Immunodeficiencies
  • Transplant Center
  • Transplant Infectious Disease
  • Pediatric Transplant Surgery
Clinical Interests
Infectious disease
Pediatric Infectious Disease
Locations
Boston: Massachusetts General Hospital
Medical Education
MD, Harvard Medical School
Residency, Massachusetts General Hospital
Fellowship, Massachusetts General Hospital
Fellowship, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Board Certifications
Internal Medicine, American Board of Internal Medicine
Infectious Disease, American Board of Internal Medicine
Gender
Male
Patient Age Group
Pediatric
Accepting New Primary Care Patients
No - Not Accepting new primary care patients

Accepting New Specialty Patients

Yes

Measles Q&A with Mark Pasternack, MD

Mark Steven Pasternack, MD, unit chief of the MassGeneral Hospital for Children Pediatric Infectious Disease Program, answers common questions about measles and the current situation.

Lyme Disease: Q&A with Dr. Mark Pasternack

Mark Pasternack, MD, Chief of Pediatric Infectious Disease at MassGeneral Hospital for Children, answers parents' questions about how to protect kids from Lyme disease and what to do if a child is bitten by a tick.

MGPO honors physicians with Brian A. McGovern, MD, awards

THE RECIPIENTS OF THE Brian A. McGovern, MD, Award for Clinical Excellence were announced March 23 at the MGPO annual Physician Recognition Dinner at the Westin Boston Waterfront Hotel. The three honorees were selected from among 95 MGPO physicians nominated for their dedication, patient-centered care and clinical excellence. The award was created by the MGPO and is presented every 18 months to honor McGovern, a well-loved MGH cardiologist, who died in 2003.

What everyone should know about mumps

Mark Pasternack, MD, chief of Pediatric Infectious Disease at MassGeneral Hospital for Children, answers questions about mumps, an acute and highly contagious viral illness.

Measles Q&A with Mark Pasternack, MD

Two cases of measles were reported in Framingham, MA on February 22, 2014. Mark Steven Pasternack, MD, unit chief of the MassGeneral Hospital for Children Pediatric Infectious Disease Program, answers common questions about measles and the current situation.

Q&A: What is enterovirus?

Pediatricians from MGHfC's Department of Pulmonary Medicine discuss EV-D68, a strain of enterovirus that affects the lungs and airways.

Internal Medicine Associates Team 1
15 Parkman Street
Boston, MA 02114-3117

Phone: 617-726-2374
Fax: 617-726-4495

Pediatric Infectious Disease
275 Cambridge Street
Boston, MA 02114-3108

Phone: 617-726-5771
Phone 2: 617-643-0722
Fax: 617-643-0395