Hours & General Information
The Harvard Vanguard Medford practice has been caring for residents of Medford, Malden, Melrose, Winchester, Saugus and many other nearby cities and towns since 1982. The office is conveniently located just off Route 93, across from the Medford City Hall.
Our Medford practice provides primary care for adults and children, as well as a full range of medical and surgical specialty care. Our preferred hospital partners include Mount Auburn Hospital, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Winchester Hospital, Boston Children's Hospital and New England Baptist Hospital.
Monday - Friday, 8:00am - 6:00pm
Walk-in lab and pharmacy services are also open at the times listed above.
The optical shop is open Monday - Friday, 8:30am - 5:00pm, closed for lunch from 12:30pm - 1:30pm. No appointment necessary.
Unless you have a confirmed appointment, we suggest you call ahead as hours may vary slightly by department. Thank you.
Medical advice is available to 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 nurse practitioners and physician assistants with access to your electronic medical record.
All patients have access to adult and pediatric weekend and holiday urgent care at our regionally located practices. 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.