Information for Patients

Frequently Asked Questions

What do I bring to my appointment?

Please assist us by remembering to bring the following to your appointment:

  • Referral form (for HMO insurance, if required).
  • Insurance cards.
  • List of current medications you are taking including prescriptions, over-the-counter medications, and any herbs, and dosages.
  • Relevant information about your medical and surgical history.
  • Bring any pertinent x-rays or records you may have.
  • Important questions you would like to ask the doctor.

How do I make an appointment?

Our office hours are Monday through Friday, 8:30 am to 5:00 pm

To schedule an appointment, please call:

  • Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory: (617) 638-8702
  • Cardiac Non-Invasive Testing Laboratory: (617) 638-8745
  • Cardiac Rehabilitation Program: (617) 638-8745
  • Cardiology Outpatient Clinic: (617) 638-7490
  • Cardiothoracic Surgery: (617) 638-7530
  • Electrophysiology Laboratory: (617) 638-8776
  • Endovascular Laboratory: (617) 638-8702
  • Foot Care Specialists: (617) 414-6840
  • Heart Failure/Cardiomyopathy Program: (617) 638-8060
  • Pacemaker/Cardiac Device Clinic: (617) 638-8776
  • Vascular Non-Invasive Testing Laboratory: (617) 638-8745

How do I get to the Cardiovascular Center at Boston Medical Center?

Directions to Boston Medical Center

Boston Medical Center is located at 88 East Newton Street, Boston, MA 02118. For directions to Boston Medical Center, click here.

An automated phone line is available to provide directions to Boston Medical Center via major highways by calling (617) 638-8282.


Parking is available in the Doctors Office Building at 720 Harrison Avenue and in the parking garage located at 710 Albany Street. Validated coupons are available for patients and their family/visitors. Valet parking is also available in front of the Doctors Office Building.

To view our campus map, click here.

If You Need A WheelChair

Go to the Information Desk in the main lobby of the Atrium Building and ask the receptionist to call for a wheelchair.

What type of lodging is offered in the area?

  • Ramada Inn Boston
    800 Morrissey Boulevard
    Dorchester, MA 02122
    » Website

    Telephone: (617) 287-9100 press 0
    Boston Medical Center preferred rate: $79.00
    Complimentary shuttle service: 24 hour shuttle service (sign in at the front desk in advance)
    Distance from BMC: 9 minutes

  • Courtyard Marriott
    63R Boston Street
    South Boston, MA 02125
    » Website

    Telephone: (617)436-8200
    Boston Medical Center preferred rate: $99.00 (Ask for John Ladd if you need assistance with rate)
    Complimentary shuttle services: every half hour and also makes trips to the airport
    Distance from BMC: 5 minutes

  • Best Western Roundhouse Suites
    891 Massachusetts Avenue
    Boston, MA 02118
    » Website

    Telephone: (617) 989-1000
    Boston Medical Center preferred rate: $119.00
    Complimentary shuttle service: 7:15am to 8:45pm
    Distance from BMC: 3 minutes

  • Hampton Inn & Suites Boston Crosstown Center
    811 Massachusetts Avenue
    Boston, MA 02118
    » Website

    Telephone: (617) 445-6400
    Boston Medical Center preferred rate: $125.00
    Complimentary shuttle service: No shuttle, adjacent to Boston Medical Center

  • Doubletree Hotel
    821 Washington Street
    Boston, MA. 02111
    » Website

    Telephone: (617) 956-7900
    Boston Medical Center preferred rate: Sept 10th -Nov 2nd $179.00; all other dates $139.00
    Complimentary shuttle service: None
    Distance from BMC: 4 minutes

  • The Hospitality Program
    A non profit organization that places out of town medical patients and their family members in private host homes. The service is free but a requested donation to the organization is appreciated. They are open M-F, 9AM -5 PM. A ten minute application over the phone is required. Please give as much lead time as possible. » Website

    Telephone: (617) 482-4338
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