Appointments - Pedi Neurosurgery

Appointments, Referrals and Consultations

Wang Ambulatory Care Center 331
15 Parkman Street
Boston, MA 02114
Phone: 617-643-9175
Fax: 617-726-7546

Public Transportation Access: yes
Alternate Phone Number: 617-643-3399

Pediatric Neurosurgery Brochure (tri-fold)

To schedule an appointment with a MassGeneral for Children pediatric specialist, please call 888-644-3248 or complete our online appointment form to request an appointment.

Physicians may call 888-644-3211 or use the online referral form and the Access & New Appointment Center will call your patient within 1 business day.

The Pediatric Neurosurgical Service, part of MassGeneral Hospital for Children in Boston, diagnoses and treats all neurosurgical conditions of infants, children and adolescents.

Neurosurgery at the Massachusetts General is a major service utilizing almost 10% of the hospital's beds and encompassing the full range of contemporary neurosurgical practice. The Service uses a multidisciplinary approach to provide a complete range of services for the diagnosis, treatment and rehabilitation of patients with neurological disorders. The Hospital has excellent staff in nursing, hematology, radiology, neurooncology, neurology and other services.

The Massachusetts General Hospital is a tertiary care facility. Its affiliated pediatric facility is the MassGeneral Hospital for Children, which includes inpatient and outpatient divisions.

Next Steps: 617-643-9175 or 617-643-3399
After hours/weekends: 617-726-2000 (ask for pediatric neurosurgery resident on-call)
MassGeneral Hospital for Children combines incredible strength in imaging, psychiatry, neurology, neuroradiology, neurosurgery, ethics, neuropsychology, child development, pediatric social work, pediatric nursing, child behavior, and education with a track record of careful, objective multidisciplinary research into brain function.
The neurosurgery team includes Ann-Christine Duhaime, MD neursurgeon, William Butler, MD, neurosurgeon; Paul Chapman, MD, neurosurgical director of the Proton Radiosurgery Program; Emad Eskandar, MD, director of stereotactic and functional neurosurgery at MGHfC Christopher Ogilvy, MD, director of the Brain Aneurysm/AVM Center and Cerebrovascular Surgery Unit; and Brooke Swearingen, MD, neurosurgeon.


MassGeneral Hospital for Children is committed to making expert, state-of-the-art treatment available to children from across the community and beyond. The members of our network, which includes Newton-Wellesley and North Shore Children’s Hospitals, as well as hundreds of community pediatricians and pediatric specialists, work together to ensure that this goal is met.

Either families or physicians may make referrals to or inquiries about our Pediatric Neurosurgical Services by calling 617-726 3887.

Massachusetts General Hospital is consistently ranked among the top three hospitals in the country and its pediatric services in the top 1% in the nation by U.S. News & World Report Annual Guide to America’s Best Hospitals.We were the first hospital in the nation to attain Level 1 verification in Adult Trauma, Pediatric Trauma and Adult Burn. Our Brain Tumor Center receives referrals from medical centers around the world to care for children whose care is most challenging.

MGH Pediatric Neurosurgical Servicer - Wang Ambulatory Care Center - ACC-331 - Neurosurgical Service - Phone: 617-643-9175 - Fax: 617-726-7546 - Massachusetts General Hospital - 15 Parkman Street - Boston, Massachusetts 02114