About Kerstin Zanger, MD, PhD

Kerstin Zanger, MD, PhD, is a founding member of the division of Pediatric Hospital Medicine at MGHfC. She currently serves as Co-Director of the division. After medical school, she came to Boston on an international scholarship and spent six years doing basic research on pituitary development in a pediatric endocrinology lab at Boston Children's Hospital. Over the past four years, Dr. Zanger has been part of the Mass General Brigham eCare clinician team, which helped with the implementation of EPIC, the new electronic health record. Her clinical interests include complex medical care, newborn medicine, growth disorders, nutrition and family-centered care.

Departments, Centers, & Programs:




Pediatric Medicine
55 Fruit Street
Boston, MA 02114-2696
Phone: 617-724-2000
Fax: 617-726-5717

Medical Education

  • Rheinische Friedrich-Wilhelms University of Bonn, Germany
  • M.D.; Ph.D., University of Bonn, Germany
  • Residency, Massachusetts General Hospital

American Board Certifications

  • Pediatrics, American Board of Pediatrics
  • Pediatrics, American Board of Pediatrics

Accepted Insurance Plans

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