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  • Weight Center Consultation

    The Massachusetts General Hospital Weight Center is a fully integrated center within the Digestive Healthcare Center that supports the spectrum of needs for people of all ages seeking help with obesity and weight loss.

    Contact our Team Get Started with the Weight Center

    Call to refer a patient or request a new patient appointment: 617-726-4400

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  • Weight Loss Surgery Program

    The Weight Loss Surgery Program at Massachusetts General Hospital offers a full spectrum of safe and effective surgical procedures for obesity, weight disorders and metabolic disease.

    Free online orientation

    Call us to request an appointment: 617-726-4400

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  • Pediatric Asthma Program

    The Pediatric Asthma Program at MassGeneral Hospital for Children provides diagnosis and treatment for all children with asthma with particular focus on difficult-to-control asthma, diagnostic dilemmas and second opinions.

    To schedule an appointment, please call: 617-726-8707

  • Inspired Health: Inspiring Kids with Asthma for Lifelong Health

    Inspired Health is a unique program based in the MassGeneral Hospital for Children’s Division of Pediatric Pulmonology that offers expert evaluation and management of both asthma and weight by a multidisciplinary team whose primary goal is to help families identify and implement simple and practical strategies for improving health.

    Contact Inspired Health at: 617-726-8707

  • Pediatric Pulmonary Medicine

    The Division of Pediatric Pulmonary Medicine at MassGeneral Hospital for Children is a well-established clinical, training and research program. The group provides multidisciplinary comprehensive consultation, diagnostic and management services for a wide array of pulmonary conditions.

    To schedule an appointment, please call: 617-726-8707

  • Pediatric Allergy & Immunology

    Pediatric Patients Only

    The Pediatric Allergy Group at MassGeneral Hospital for Children provides a comprehensive program for diagnosing and treating allergies and asthma.

    To schedule an appointment, please call: 617-726-8707

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  • Partners Asthma Center

    Massachusetts General Hospital's Asthma Clinic, part of the Partners Asthma Center, provides comprehensive care for patients with asthma and related diseases.

    Call us for more information: 617-726-1721

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  • Asthma awareness at MGH Revere - 5/17/2019, Mass General

    The MGPO Population Health team sponsored an information table at the Revere Healthcare Center pediatrics practice May 9 in recognition of Asthma Awareness Month, featuring educational handouts about asthma overall and asthma trigger management.

  • What's the link between asthma and the flu? - 12/3/2018, Mass General

    Rose D’Orazio, MGH Revere HealthCare Center nurse manager, shares tips on how parents can protect themselves and their children with asthma during this year's flu season.

  • What to expect during a pulmonary function test in the pediatrician's office - 5/29/2018, Mass General

    A pulmonary function test (PFT) helps clinicians determine the level of inflammation in the airways and are used to check the status of a patient’s asthma. Here, Erik Hinderlie, a pediatric asthma program coordinator at MGH Chelsea, and Elizabete Gomes share what patients should expect during a PFT in their pediatrician’s office.

  • E-cigarette Use and Asthma - What are the health impacts? - 5/4/2018, Mass General

    Jonathan Winickoff, MD, MPH, a primary care physician and tobacco researcher at MassGeneral Hospital for Children, shares insight into the dangers of e-cigarettes, especially for children and young adults with asthma.

  • Understanding and Treating Allergic Asthma - 6/1/2016, Mass General

    Drs. Diana Balekian and Paul Hesterberg, Allergy and Immunology specialists, share insights in allergies and asthma and preventive ways to care for the conditions.

  • Q&A: Could weight affect a child's asthma? - 5/10/2016, Mass General

    This Asthma and Allergy Month, Christina Scirica, MD, MPH, a MassGeneral Hospital for Children pulmonologist and weight expert, answers questions on how obesity can affect a child's health, plus more helpful insights.

  • Keys to asthma management - 5/4/2016, Mass General

    MGHfC pediatrician Daniel A. Hall, MD, answers parents' commonly asked questions about asthma and the condition's proper management.