Emergency Medicine

Centers & Specialties

Heart Center

Clinical Interests
  • Emergency medicine
  • Critical Care Medicine
Medical Education
  • MD, McGill University Faculty of Medicine
  • Residency, St. Luke's Roosevelt Hospital
  • Fellowship, Brigham and Women's Hospital
Board Certifications
  • Emergency Medicine
  • Critical Care Medicine
Foreign Languages
  • Arabic
  • French
  • Boston: Massachusetts General Hospital
Insurances Accepted
  • Aetna Health Inc.
  • AllWays Health (NHP) - ACD
  • AllWays Health (NHP) - PBO
  • Beech Street
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Care 65
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield - Indemnity
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield - Managed Care
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield - Partners Plus
  • BMC HealthNet Mass Health MCO/ACO
  • Cigna (PAL #'s)
  • Commonwealth Care Alliance
  • Fallon Community HealthCare
  • Great-West Healthcare (formally One Health Plan)
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Plan - ACD
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Plan - PBO
  • Health Care Value Management (HCVM)
  • Humana/Choice Care PPO
  • MassHealth
  • Medicare
  • Medicare - ACD
  • OSW - Connecticut
  • OSW - Maine
  • OSW - New Hampshire
  • OSW - New York
  • OSW - Rhode Island
  • OSW - Vermont
  • Private Health Care Systems (PHCS)
  • Railroad Medicare
  • Railroad Medicare - ACD
  • Senior Whole Health
  • TriCare
  • Tufts Health Plan
  • Unicare
  • United Healthcare (non-HMO) - ACD
  • United Healthcare (non-HMO) - PBO
  • Well Sense Pediatrics

Note: This provider may accept more insurance plans than shown; please call the practice to find out if your plan is accepted.

Patient Age Group
Adult and Pediatric
Provider Gender


Dr. Kamal Medlej is an attending physician at the Massachusetts General Hospital Department of Emergency Medicine and Corrigan Minehan Heart Center Intensive Care Unit. He was born and raised in Beirut, Lebanon then moved to Montreal to attend McGill University where he received his medical degree. He completed a residency in emergency medicine at St. Luke’s-Roosevelt Hospital Center in New York City, where he had the privilege of serving as chief resident in his final year. This was followed by a fellowship in critical care medicine at the Brigham and Women’s Hospital in Boston.

Prior to joining the Emergency Department at MGH, Dr. Medlej was an attending physician in the Emergency Department of the American University of Beirut Medical Center in Lebanon, then at Mount Sinai St. Luke's-West in New York City where he held appointments in both the Emergency Department and the Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine.

Research & Publications


View my most recent publications at PubMed


Emergency Medicine**
55 Fruit Street
Boston, MA 02114-2696
Phone: 617-726-2618
Fax: 617-724-0917