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Allen Lapey, MD

Emeritus Director, MGH Cystic Fibrosis Center

Principal Investigator, MGH Cystic Fibrosis Therapeutic Development Center

  • Phone: 617-726-8707
Departments
Department of Pediatrics

Specialties

  • MassGeneral Hospital for Children
  • Food Allergy
  • Pulmonary
  • Cystic Fibrosis
  • Allergy & Immunology
  • Asthma
Clinical Interests
Asthma (adult and pediatric)
Clinical allergy
Cystic fibrosis
Immunodeficiency
Bronchiectasis
Locations
Boston: Massachusetts General Hospital
Medical Education
MD, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry
Residency, Children's Hospital Boston
Residency, National Institute for Arthritis and Metabolic Diseases
Fellowship, Massachusetts General Hospital
Board Certifications
Allergy & Immunology, American Board of Internal Medicine
Pediatrics, American Board of Pediatrics
Gender
Male
Patient Age Group
Adult and pediatric
Accepting New Patients
Yes

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MassGeneral Hospital Cystic Fibrosis Center
275 Cambridge Street
Boston, MA 02114-3130

Phone: 617-726-8707
Phone 2: 617-726-3719
Fax: 617-724-2803

Pediatric Allergy
275 Cambridge Street
Boston, MA 02114-3108

Phone: 617-726-8707
Phone 2: 617-726-3719
Fax: 617-724-2803

MassGeneral Hospital Cystic Fibrosis Center
275 Cambridge Street
Boston, MA 02114-3130

Phone: 617-726-8707
Phone 2: 617-726-3719
Fax: 617-724-2803

Pediatric Allergy
275 Cambridge Street
Boston, MA 02114-3108

Phone: 617-726-8707
Phone 2: 617-726-3719
Fax: 617-724-2803

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