Explore the Urgent Access Clinic

The new Orthopaedic Urgent Access Clinic (UAC) is conveniently located on Mass General's Boston campus in the Yawkey Center for Outpatient Care, Suite 3C.

Offering the same quality care you have already come to trust, we hope this new service will be a great resource for you and help eliminate unnecessary Emergency Department visits. While true emergencies still require ED visits, we hope to provide you more efficient care with the development of the Urgent Access Clinic. To schedule an appointment please call 617-726-2784.

Our services include:

  • Acute injury diagnosis
  • Injury management/treatment
  • X-rays
  • Casting/Bracing
  • Injections
  • Appropriate referral for ongoing care if warranted
  • MRI/CT/Ultrasound orders if warranted

For general orthopaedic inquires or to schedule an appointment for more chronic issues, please contact a specialist from one of our nine divisions:


To be seen at Mass General same-day:

Mass General Medical Walk-in Unit

The Medical Walk-In Unit at Mass General is an alternative to the emergency room. It provides a same-day urgent care option for patients 18 and over who are unable to see their regular physician, are without a regular physician or are visiting the Boston area. The Medical Walk-in Unit is located in the Wang Building.

Mass General Emergency Department

The Emergency Department is a full-service, state-of-the-art facility that is equipped to handle any medical emergency. As a Level I Trauma Center, Level I Pediatric Trauma Center and Level I Burn Center, Mass General is accredited to treat patients with the most critical injuries. The Emergency Department is located on the ground floor of the Lunder Building.