1611 Cambridge Street
Cambridge , MA 02138
TTY: dial 711
24/7 medical advice is always available by calling your doctor's office.
The Cambridge site does not offer pre-scheduled weekend and holiday urgent care appointments, however, we do offer urgent care at these sites: Braintree, Chelmsford, Kenmore, Peabody, Somerville and Wellesley. Please call your doctor’s office to make an appointment at a location that is most convenient for you. Click here to view the hours for all of our urgent care sites.
Pharmacy: Patients have access to Pharmacy services at 15 practice locations. Click here for more information or look below for site-specific hours.
DIRECTIONS: Click here for directions to the Cambridge practice.
PARKING INFO: Parking is available at our offices for $2.00 per visit.
MBTA INFO: Take the MBTA Lechmere-Harvard Bus #69 that runs along Cambridge Street, and ask the driver to let you off at Robert Road.
ACCESS: Our offices are handicapped accessible.
IMAGING: Patients have access to general x-ray services at 14 practice locations, as well as specialized imaging services like ultrasound at some locations. Click here for more information or look below for site-specific hours.
INTERPRETER SERVICES: Harvard Vanguard provides foreign language interpreter services at no cost to all patients to assist communication between our clinicians and patients whose primary language is not English. Click here for more information.
Laboratory: Patients have access to Laboratory services at 14 practice locations. Click here for more information or look below for site-specific hours.
This is a smoke-free practice site. Click here for more information.
The Cambridge practice of Harvard Vanguard Medical Associates has been caring for patients since 1979. The office is conveniently located between Harvard and Inman Squares, opposite Cambridge Rindge and Latin School and next to the Youville and Cambridge Hospitals.
Our Cambridge practice provides primary care for adults and children, as well as a wide range of medical and surgical specialty care. Our preferred hospital partners include Mount Auburn Hospital, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, and Boston Children's Hospital.
Cambridge Hours of Operation
Our building is open from 7:30am – 6:00pm during the week. Department appointment hours can vary, so please refer to the department times below or call a specialty department listed in the right-hand menu.
|Primary Care Hours*||Mon - Thu||Fri|
|Adult Internal Medicine||8:00am - 6:00pm||8:00am - 6:00pm|
|OB/GYN||7:30am - 5:30pm||7:30am - 5:00pm|
|Pediatrics||8:00am - 6:00pm||8:00am - 6:00pm|
* The information above indicates the hours during which patients are seen in each department. Department phones are answered directly from 8:00am until 5:00pm, Monday through Friday, after which calls are transferred to our central, after-hours medical advice staff.
|Mon - Fri|
|Laboratory||7:30am - 6:00pm|
|Pharmacy||7:30am - 6:00pm|
|Radiology||7:30am - 6:00pm|
24/7 Medical Advice
Medical advice is available to Harvard Vanguard patients by telephone 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. If you need medical advice after office hours, please call your doctor's office. Follow the phone prompts to be routed to our after-hours triage service staffed by Harvard Vanguard nurse practitioners and physician assistants with access to your electronic medical record. Click here to learn more.
Weekend & Holiday Urgent Care
All Harvard Vanguard patients have access to adult and pediatric weekend and holiday urgent care at 6 regionally located practices (Braintree, Chelmsford, Kenmore, Peabody, Somerville, and Wellesley). Unless it is a life-threatening emergency (in which case you should call 911), you can use our weekend and holiday urgent care hours for most health-related situations. Click here for more information on Harvard Vanguard's Urgent Care.
Select a specialty to view phone number, fax number, and more information