About Gregory Acampora, MD

Gregory Acampora, M.D. completed training in Anesthesiology at the University of Virginia and went on to Yale for advanced Cardiovascular Anesthesiology training. He is a Diplomat of the American Board of Anesthesiology. Dr. Acampora later became involved in physician health and treating addictions leading him to retrain in psychiatry. After finishing a MIRECC (research/education/clinical) fellowship at the Yale Center for the Translational Neuroscience of Alcoholism, he completed formal training in both Psychiatry and Addiction Psychiatry at Boston University Medical Center.  He is a Diplomat of the American Board of Neurology and Psychiatry and Addiction Psychiatry.  He joined faculty at Massachusetts General Hospital in 2013 and is now  Assistant Professor of Psychiatry at Harvard Medical School.

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Psychiatry Department
55 Fruit Street
Boston, MA 02114-2696
Phone: 617-643-5026
Fax: 617-643-5025

Charlestown HealthCare Center/Monument St Community Clinic
76 Monument St
Charlestown, MA 02129-3026
Phone: 617-643-5026
Fax: 617-643-5025

Medical Education

  • MD, University of Virginia School of Medicine
  • Residency, University of Virginia Health System
  • Fellowship, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
  • Fellowship, Yale-New Haven Hospital
  • Fellowship, Yale-New Haven Medical Center

American Board Certifications

  • Psychiatry, American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology
  • Anesthesiology, American Board of Anesthesiology
  • Addiction Psychiatry, American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology
  • Addiction Psychiatry, American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology

Accepted Insurance Plans

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My research interests emphasize treatment of patients with Substance Use Disorders with particular focus on co-occuring conditions including: Pain, PTSD, Military Psychiatry, perioperative care and complex pharmacology


  • View my most recent publications at PubMed

    • Acampora G, . Perioperative buprenorphine maintenance and administration simultaneous with full agonist opioids; patient priority at the interface between medical disciplines.  J Clin Psychiatry. 2019
    • Evaluation and Treatment of the Spine Pain Patient, 1st Edition. Mao MD, PhD. Springer Nature Publishing,  Chapter 10: Psychological and Psychiatric Evaluation of the Spine Pain Patient: An interface of the Mind/Body dynamic
    • The Massachusetts General Hospital Handbook of Pain Management, 4th Edition. Philadelphia. 2019.
    • Handbook of Office-Based Buprenorphine Treatment of Opioid Use Disorder, 2nd Edition. John A. Renner (Jr.) 2018.   Chapter 15: 325-336. Comments on the Case Vignettes. co-author with the chief editor, John Renner