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Dean C. Xerras, MD

Medical Director, MGH Chelsea Healthcare Center

Assistant Professor or Medicine, Harvard Medical School

  • Phone: 617-887-4600
Primary Care
Department of Medicine
Clinical Interests
General internal medicine
Chelsea: MGH Chelsea HealthCare Center
Medical Education
MD, Tufts University School of Medicine
Residency, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
Board Certifications
Internal Medicine, American Board of Internal Medicine
Patient Gateway
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Foreign Languages
Patient Age Group
Accepting New Patients
Not Accepting New Patients

BiographyDean Xerras is from the greater Boston area and attended Tufts University where he majored in Spanish. He then received his medical degree from Tufts University School of Medicine and completed his medical residency at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center where he also served as Primary Care Chief Resident. He currently practices general internal medicine at MGH Chelsea Healthcare Center, where he also serves as its medical director. As an associate physician at MGH, he is an active member of various committees, including Primary Care Team Leaders and the Primary Care Executive Committee. In addition to his clinical and administrative roles, he is an assistant professor of medicine at Harvard Medical School and enjoys teaching MGH residents in their continuity clinics at the health center and on the Bigelow Medical Service. Awarded a National Health Service Corps Scholarship while in medical school, he has continued his career dedicated to community medicine, with the hope of reducing disparities in health care delivery among underserved patient populations, achievable in part by his service on the Board of Health in Chelsea since 2006

Chelsea HealthCare Center
100 Everett Avenue
Chelsea, MA 02150-2309

Phone: 617-887-4600
Fax: 617-887-4646