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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Charlestown HealthCare Center: Monument Community Clinic
76 Monument St.
Charlestown , MA 02129

Mass General Pain Management Center
55 Fruit St.
Wang Ambulatory Care Center
Suite 340
Boston, MA 02114
Phone: 617-726-8810

Red Sox Foundation and Mass General Home Base
One Constitution Wharf
Suite 140
Charlestown , MA 02129
Phone: 617-724-5202

Medical Education

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

American Board Certifications

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

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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


    • 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

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