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Alison T. Schwartz, MD

Co-Director, Down Syndrome Program

  • Phone: 617-394-7500
Primary Care
Department of Medicine
Department of Pediatrics


  • MassGeneral Hospital for Children
  • Down Syndrome Program
Clinical Interests
Primary Care Medicine
Down syndrome
Transition of youth with special health care needs
Boston: Massachusetts General Hospital
Everett: MGH Everett Family Care
Medical Education
MD, Tufts University School of Medicine
Residency, Massachusetts General Hospital
Board Certifications
Pediatrics, American Board of Pediatrics
Internal Medicine, American Board of Internal Medicine
Patient Gateway
Yes, learn more
Patient Age Group
Adult and pediatric
Accepting New Patients
Accepting New Patients

Lost in Transition

Grand Rounds presentation by Alison T. Schwartz, MD, Director of the Transitions Program at Mass General, May 7th, 2013.

Keeping Adults with Down syndrome Healthy

Dr. Alison T. Schwartz, clinical co-director of the Mass General Down Syndrome Program, and Ben Majewski, self-advocate resource specialist, talk about how to keep adults with Down syndrome healthy.

The Kelly Family's Story: Compassionate Care in Extraordinary Circumstances

Hear how the Mass General Down Syndrome Program helped Karen Kelly and her sisters when unexpected medical complications and problems with guardianship arose.

MGH and MGfC launch new Down syndrome program

The MGH and MassGeneral Hospital for Children have launched one of the only comprehensive adult and pediatric Down syndrome programs in the nation.

A Lifetime of Care at the Down Syndrome Program

After expanding its doors in July of 2012, the Down Syndrome Program has grown to include numerous age-appropriate clinics, experts from Mass General, MGHfC and the Mass Eye and Ear Infirmary, and multidisciplinary care along with state-of-the-art resources to provide seamless transition from pediatric to adult care.

Interview: Dr. Allie Schwartz

Dr. Schwartz talks about Down Syndrome with the hosts of Your Health® radio, a weekly one-hour radio talk show on patient health produced by the University of North Carolina Department of Family Medicine.

MGH Everett Family Care
19-21 Norwood Street
Everett, MA 02149-2709

Phone: 617-394-7500
Fax: 617-394-7587

Down Syndrome Clinic
185 Cambridge Street
Boston, MA 02114

Phone: 617-643-8912
Fax: 617-726-1566